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Sen. Ping Lacson’s ‘list’ is ok, but…

LET us just be clear about it, dear readers: Yours truly joins the majority of our people in sincerely commending Sen. Ping Lacson for his privilege speech on Wednesday baring, for the ‘nth time,’ the so-called “list” of waterfront ‘players’ and customs officials regularly benefiting from the “tara” at the…
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Interes ng gobyerno, pribadong sektor inalagaan ng BoC

KABI-KABILA ang mga problema sa aduana, pero tutok pa rin ang atensyon ng mga tauhan ng Bureau of Customs (BoC) sa kanilang mga trabaho. Alam nina BoC Chief Nicanor Faeldon na hindi sila dapat magpa-apekto sa mga walang basehang mga komento. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Ang mahalaga ay magampanan…
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Huwag isisi sa BoC; Hindi superman si Gen. Lim!

SINABI ng Department of Budget and Management o DBM na ang proposed budget ng Duterte Administration sa 2018 ay aabot ng P3.84 Trilyon. Ito ang inaprobahan ng inter-agency Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC), ayon sa DBM. Ang administrasyong Duterte ay nag-set ng P532.5 Bilyong budget deficit ceiling sa susunod na…
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Ping lays bare BoC corruption

IN a privilege speech yesterday Sen. Panfilo “Ping” Lacson decried the corrupt practices in the Bureau of Customs (BoC) involving huge amounts of money. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); “First, kitang kita natin, because it was so obvious that the enormous shipment was successfully smuggled under the noses or through…

BoC: No more tax credit ‘tara’

BUREAU of Customs (BoC) Commissioner Isidro Lapeña has assured a stop in the ‘kickback’ or “tara” in the processing of tax credit certificates (TCC), saying it is among his priorities in pursuit of “transparency” in all agency transactions. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); “For the sake of transparency, I will…

SC junks BoC P1B tax suit vs oil firm

THE Supreme Court has junked with finality the bid of the Bureau of Customs (BoC) to collect almost P1 billion from oil giant Pilipinas Shell Corporation representing the total dutiable value of its 1996 crude oil importation, which was considered as abandoned in favor of the government by operation of…

Lacson irritated by ‘smuggler’ tag

SENATOR Panfilo Lacson yesterday said he was irritated by the “smuggler” tag given him as he vowed to take action on allegations linking his son, Panfilo “Pampi” Lacson Jr., to smuggling. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); “Smuggler? I’m absolutely sure I never called Faeldon or any Customs official to intercede…

BoC to hire 3K employees

BUREAU of Customs (BoC) Commissioner Isidro Lapeña is opening the agency’s doors to new applicants, saying they are planning to hire some 3,000 new employees to fill-up vacant plantilla positions in a further effort to hasten the release of arriving imported goods. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); In a talk…
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Irregularities in firetrucks purchase bared

THE Commission on Audit (COA) has discovered irregularities in the importation of 469 units of China-made firetrucks of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP). (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Because of this, the government lost P2.577 billion in revenues, the CoA said. A CoA team assigned with the Bureau of…
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Mas ‘lamang’ kay Mark Taguba

“Nagkahetot-hetot na!” Ito na lang ang nasabi ng ating mga miron matapos ibulgar ni House Deputy Speaker, Rep. Sharon Garin ang umano’y “listahan” ng ‘Customs players’ sa nagpapatuloy na pagdinig ng Kongreso at Senado sa isyu ng pinalusot, agh, nakalusot na 605 kilos ng shabu sa Bureau of Customs (BoC)…
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