Posters warning travellers and economic operators about criminal liability for giving bribes were placed on information boards at customs check points of Pridnestrovie as part of anti-corruption efforts.
We hereby inform you that a compulsory automobile insurance procedure is introduced for all foreign motor vehicles entering Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic from March 1, 2015. The State Customs Committee of Pridnestrovie is temporarily authorized to issue car insurance policies and collect insurance premiums at customs check points across the border of Pridnestrovie.
A second duty free shop was opened at customs check point “Dubossary Bridge” (Pridnestrovian -Moldavian border). It works in compliance with Customs regulations for duty free trade in Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic and corresponds to international duty free system. The first one had been opened at Pervomaysk (Pridnestrovian -Ukrainian border) in 2014.
Customs officers of Dubossary Customs House detained a resident of the Republic of Moldova with narcotics at Pridnestrovian-Moldavian border.
Joint operation involving officers from Criminal Investigation Department (Rybnitsa Department of Internal Affairs) and Department on Combating Customs Offences (Rybnitsa Customs house) has resulted in detection of drugs transported illegally to Transdniestria from the Republic of Moldova.
Two paper sachets filled with marijuana have been detected by customs inspector at the customs check point Bendery (Varnitsa) while performing customs examination. The drugs were revealed at the socks of taxi passenger moved from the Republic of Moldova to Transdniestria.