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P6B shabu shipment in BoC express lane

TOP officials of the Bureau of Customs (BoC) headed by Comm. Nicanor Faeldon and his deputy commissioner for management and information technology (MISTG) continue to remain silent on why the trading company behind the shipment of some 605 kilos of shabu worth over P6 billion busted by authorities last week…

Firm seeks Customs lifting of ‘sealed’ plane

A PRIVATE air charter service is seeking clearance from Bureau of Customs (BOC) commissioner, Nicanor Faeldon for the ‘unsealing’ of one of its aircrafts which was grounded last month for alleged non-payment of import duties and taxes to the government. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Fiedmi Fontamillas, chief financial officer…
  • Published in Nation

Another setback for Mighty Corp.

BoC chief nixes firm’s request to lift suspension order on import license BELEAGUERED local cigarette manufacturer, Mighty Corporation, suffered another setback after the Bureau of Customs (BoC) denied its request to lift a suspension order on its license to import thus classifying its arriving shipments as illegal and subject to…

BoC forms ‘SITs’ for alerted shipments

THE Bureau of Customs (BoC) yesterday formally announced the start of operations of four ‘Special Inspection Teams’ (SIT) specifically tasked to inspect and hasten the release of shipments alerted due to suspected undervaluation at the country’s two premier ports, the Port of Manila (POM) and the Manila International Container Port…
  • Published in Nation

BFP nixes ‘faulty wire’ claim by BoC

THE arson investigator tasked by the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) to investigate the circumstances surrounding the fire that razed to the ground the security warehouse of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) last June 1 has disputed the latter’s claim that it was due to ‘faulty electrical wiring.’ (adsbygoogle =…
  • Published in Nation

Trabaho lang, sagot ni Faeldon sa mga kritiko

HINDI na tayo magtataka kung mag-iba ng istratehiya ang mga kritiko ni Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon. Kahit anong paninira ang ginawa nila kay Faeldon ay nanatili ang tiwala ng Malakanyang sa kanya. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Kung anu-anong isyu na ang ipinukol sa dating opisyal ng Philippine Marines ay…
  • Published in Opinion

Lawmakers grill athletes in Customs bureau

ONE year since their appointment to the Bureau of Customs (BoC) as technical assistants, the professional basketball and volleyball players have not yet provided any intelligence information to the agency. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This was disclosed at yesterday’s continuation of the legislative probe by the committee on dangerous…

‘Anib’ ngayong Marso

BAGO ang lahat, pagbati muna sa ngayon ay “sobrang kinaiinggitan” sa pantalan na ‘House of Thieves,’ err, ‘House of Tebes’ na siya umanong ‘unofficial player’ (kasi hindi puwedeng aminin) na “binasbasan” ng tinatawag namang ‘Davao Group’ upang gumawa ng samu’t saring kabulastugan sa Bureau of Customs (BoC) katulad ng garapalang…
  • Published in Opinion

BoC, kailangan ng sapat na pondo, modernong gamit

Panahon na para bigyan ng Kongreso ng sapat na pondo ang Bureau of Customs para labanan ang ismagling. Sa totoo lang, ni isang bangka ay wala ang BoC. Ang masakit, BoC ang sinisisi kapag nagkalat sa merkado ang mga itinitindang kontrabando. Kabisado ng mga ismagler kung saan nila ibabagsak ang…
  • Published in Opinion

BoC plan on cargo storage raises concern

KEY port stakeholders, including business groups and foreign investors, have raised the alarm on the plan of the Bureau of Customs (BoC) to establish temporary storages for “overstaying or abandoned” goods, a move which they said reeks of the agency’s supposed inefficiency and propensity for corruption which will lead to…
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