ROCB A/P attends the NACIN Launching Day ceremony


1 October 2017, Faridabad, India

 

At the invitation from NACEN Director General, Mr. Kazunari Igarashi, Head of the ROCB A/P, attended the first NACIN Launching Day, which was held coincidently with the passing out ceremony for the 67th batch IRS officials, on 1 October 2017 at the NACIN, formerly named NACEN, one of the WCO A/P Regional Training Centers. The NACEN (National Academy of Customs, Excise and Narcotics) was renamed to NACIN (National Academy of Customs, and Indirect Tax and Narcotics) in June 2017 in the wake of the introduction of GST in 2017.  Mr. Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, was present at the ceremony as the chief guest. Chairperson of the Central Board of Indirect Tax and Customs (CBIC), former NACEN DGs, NACIN faculties as well as the representatives of the NACIN‘s partner organizations attended the ceremony as well. 

 

The ceremony was commenced with the hoist of the national flag, followed by the observation of the parade of the passing-out batch officers by the Minister, and ceremonial sessions and speeches.  At the ceremony, the ROCB A/P received a commemorating plaque from Finance Minister with the recognition of long-time collaboration with NACIN, along with the NACIN’s other partner organizations. 

 

On this occasion, Mr. Igarashi greeted CBIC Chairperson, new NACIN DG and other NACIN faculties as well as those invited representatives of international organizations to renew its collaborative ties in the Customs capacity building activities in the A/P region.

 

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