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Food etiquette tips that may come in handy when abroad

You have good manners, right? After all, you (usually) keep your elbows off the table and say "Please pass the salt," right? But when you head abroad, things get a little more complicated.

Customs and codes: the importance of knowing before going

MAKING AN ENTRY They would be on the ground in Tokyo for just 40 hours. They were ready for a signature, and had flown 10 hours to get it. Proposal packs were exact to

US Customs and Border Protecton’s Trusted Traveler Programs reaches 1 million...

WASHINGTON, DC - US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced today that the agency’s Trusted Traveler Programs have reached one million members.

St. Kitts and Nevis customs officer gets Sean Symonette Award

A St. Kitts and Nevis Customs Officer who intercepted six firearms and 400 rounds of ammunition is the recipient of the Sean Symonette Award for 2009.

Heroes turn villains on the boulevard of broken noses

LOS ANGELES - When superheroes go bad, the real cops are on duty in Hollywood.

Cruise ship seized for tax dodging

Customs has seized a luxury ship from its owner who imported the vessel two years ago but did not pay P19.8 million in taxes on it, an official said yesterday.

US Customs will be flexible with June 1 travel documents for...

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) assured US and Canadian citizens today that, if otherwise admissible, they will be able to re-enter the United States when the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiati

Don’t let blowing your nose or taking off your shoes land...

Touching SomeoneWhere It’s Offensive: Korea, Thailand, China, Europe, the Middle East.

Global Entry kiosks now available at LAX, Miami, Chicago and Atlanta

WASHINGTON, DC – US Customs and Border Protection announced today that Global Entry kiosks are now available at four additional international US airports.

Germs will not pass security at Detroit Metro Airport, New North...

DETROIT, MI - For germ-a-phobes there are few, more intimidating moments than an airport security check point.

“It is just an illusion of security, and not a very...

In an effort to compile statistics that might fire up officials in Washington, Crew Unlimited surveyed its clients on several aspects of U.S. customs and immigration.

Whoever finds pot in his suitcase should contact Tokyo customs immediately...

Tokyo - One of the travelers who arrived at Tokyo's Narita airport over the weekend may have picked up an unusual souvenir from customs — a package of cannabis.

German tourist arrested with child porn

A German tourist is expected to appear in Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday after child pornography was allegedly found on his portable hard drive.Customs officers searched the 22-year-old man's luggage on arrival at Melbourne Airport on Sunday, allegedly discovering more than 1,000 images and videos of children engaged in sex acts on the hard drive.