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Gordon: Resignation won’t absolve BoC execs

THE ‘courtesy resignation’ tendered by three ranking Bureau of Customs (BOC) executives headed by Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon would not prevent them from possible criminal charges arising from the unhampered entry into the country last May of 605 kilos of shabu from China. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This, according to…

People behind P6.4B drug will rot in jail — Digong

THE people behind the P6.4 billion worth of smuggled shabu from China which slipped past the Bureau of Customs will rot in jail. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); “They will have to go to jail without a bail,” Duterte said in a press conference in Malacañang on Monday night. The…

When ‘silence is the better part of prudence’

IN boxing, it’s a ‘no-no’ to hit your opponent when he is already down for the count. The same should hold true in a civil society -- never hit someone who is already down -- unless he is practically begging for it thru sheer stubbornness. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});…
  • Published in Opinion

BoC, ‘first major line of defense’ kontra iligal na droga

NABAWASAN ng malaki ang supply ng shabu sa bansa dahil sa pagkakalansag ng malalaking shabu laboratories. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Sa merkado, tumaas na rin ang presyo ng shabu, ang tinatawag na “poor man’s cocaine.” Dahil sa pagkakalansag ng mga laboratoryo ng shabu, inaasahang manggagaling na naman sa labas…
  • Published in Opinion

House leader: File raps against Faeldon

A House leader has recommended the filing of charges against former Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon and other officials for their involvement in the so-callled “tara” system. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Chairman of the committee on dangerous drugs Surigao del Norte Rep. Robert Ace Barbers said that charges must be…

BoC barely makes 1stQ target

THE Bureau of Customs (BoC) under Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon barely managed to surpass its assigned revenue target for the first quarter of the year as it registered a minuscule surplus collection of some P620 million. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); According to the bureau’s ‘Financial Management Service,’ the country’s second…
  • Published in Nation

Malaking perhuwisyo ang ginawa ng mga terorista

SANA matapos na ang giyera sa Marawi City. Ang problema lang ay saan tayo kukuha ng perang gagamitin para sa reconstruction ng syudad. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Malaking perhuwisyo ang ginawa at ginagawa ng mga terorista. Talagang hindi sila mapapatawad ng taumbayan. Hindi lang mga Kristiyano ang galit sa…
  • Published in Opinion

May paglalagyan ang mga mandurugas sa BoC

SA isang linggo ay papasok na sa kanyang pang-anim na buwang panunungkulan bilang hepe ng Bureau of Customs (BoC) si dating 3-star Police Gen. Isidro S. Lapeña. Matatandaan na nagsimulang manungkulan si Lapeña sa Aduana noong Agosto 30, 2017. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Pinalitan ni Lapeña si dating BoC…
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Duterte stands by former Customs chief

DESPITE fresh accusations against former Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon of links to the corruption in his bureau, President Rodrigo Duterte maintained his support for the beleaguered official. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Faeldon was among those who urged Duterte to run for the highest post in the country. “Walang corruption,…

Gordon parries Faeldon ‘cruel punishment’ rap

SENATOR Richard Dick Gordon denied the allegation of former Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon that he inflicted on the latter “cruel, degrading and inhuman punishment.” (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The former Customs chief, who has been under Senate detention for contempt, made his accusation in a twitter message. Gordon raised…
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