BOC vows to hunt down men who attacked 2 workers

Credit to Author: Alexander Magno| Date: Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:54:05 +0000

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MANILA, Philippines – The Bureau of Customs (BOC) said it would exert all efforts to hunt down the gunmen who shot at and wounded two of its employees in Makati. “The agency will extend the necessary support and assistance to its personnel. We enjoin all BOC employees to remain focused on our mission and pray […]

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Customs Commissioner Guerrero, 4 others accused of graft before Ombudsman

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 12:06:20 +0000

CUSTOMS Commissioner Leonardo Rey Guerrero was accused of graft before the Office of the Ombudsman in connection with the alleged illegal designation of four persons. The four, who were named respondents…READ

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Customs officials under probe may be preventively suspended — Martires

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 11:06:22 +0000

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MANILA, Philippines – The more than 50 Bureau of Customs (BOC) officials under scrutiny for corruption issues may be preventively suspended to make the investigation easier, Ombudsman Samuel Martires said on Thursday. However, Martires said that he would await the initial findings of the panel formed last Tuesday before he decides if he would issue […]

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Ask Duterte for ‘blanket authority,’ Lacson tells BOC chief

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2019 04:59:39 +0000

Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero should ask President Rodrigo Duterte for “blanket authority” to combat alleged corruption in the agency, Senator Panfilo “Ping” Lacson said Thursday. 

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Customs destroys millions of pesos worth of smuggled goods

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:02:22 +0000

THE Bureau of Customs (BoC) has destroyed millions of pesos worth of smuggled goods that included a luxury car, counterfeit cigarettes and cigarette-making machines. Undersecretary Jesus Melchor Quitain, officer-in-charge, Office…READ

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‘Corrupt’ Customs workers to face admin raps before Ombudsman – Palace

Credit to Author: acerojano| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:46:17 +0000

‘Corrupt’ Customs workers to face admin raps before Ombudsman - Palace

Malacañang will file corruption charges before the Ombudsman against officials of the Bureau of Customs

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2 ‘fake’ Customs employees nabbed

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:06:46 +0000

TWO individuals posing as employees of the Bureau of Customs (BoC) have been arrested by joint operatives of the Customs Intelligence and Investigation Service (CIIS), Enforcement and Security Service (ESS)…READ

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BOC team vs foreign trash backed

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sun, 14 Jul 2019 21:19:00 +0000

BOC team vs foreign trash backed

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Misamis Oriental — The plan of the Department of Finance (DOF) to organize a special strike team within the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to prevent foreign garbage from being dumped in the Philippines has the support of environmental group EcoWaste Coalition. EcoWaste Coalition national coordinator Aileen Lucero said Finance Secretary Carlos […]

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