By Staff Writers
Maseru, Dec 03 (The Night’s Watch) – The government on Monday banned the import of vehicles bought from Be Forward Japan.
This was disclosed by the Ministry of Trade and Industry’s Principal Secretary (PS), Maile Masoebe, in a notification issued on November 30.
“The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) has noted with dismay some of the business irregularities (business malpractices) done by Be Forward and its affiliates,” Masoebe stated.
“As the primary responsibility of MTI is to safeguard the interests of the consumers, the Ministry has taken an executive decision to cease to issue import permits with immediate effect for all the cars bought from Be Forward Japan,” he added.
This notification titled: ‘Cessation to issue Import Permits to All Cars Coming from Be Forward Japan’, was addressed to the president of Lesotho Clearing Agents Association.
Masoebe concluded his notification by stating that: “You are hereby requested to take note of these developments.” NW