A series of unauthorized petrol stations were discovered in Thanh Hoa
Facing this situation, functional forces propagate and warn business establishments and request the signing of commitments not to import petrol and oil trading equipment which have not yet been licensed. Petrol traders deliberately commit violations shall be handled according to the provisions of law.
Previously, in order to intensify inspection and control, to closely monitor and unify standards on measurement and quality, to promptly detect and strictly handle violations in petrol and oil trading of organizations, As a result, the provincial People’s Committee decided to set up an inter-agency inspection delegation to inspect the petrol and oil business in the province.
Within two months, from November 2, 1977 to January 2, 1818, the interdisciplinary inspection team headed by the Thanh Hoa Market Management Sub-department inspected 71 enterprises, sanctioning the total amount over VND 2.3 billion for 34 businesses with 41 violations.
At the same time, inter-branch delegations also applied additional penalties such as confiscation of 3 oil pump columns, deprivation of the right to use certificates of eligibility for petroleum trading of 7 enterprises within 3.5 months.