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BOC eases rules on duty and tax-free balikbayan boxes

MANILA CITY – The Bureau of Customs eases the guidelines in availing the duty and tax-free privilege of consolidated balikbayan boxes, this after the previous rules were met with criticisms from the overseas Filipino workers (OFW) community for the tedious requirements in availing the P150,000.00 duty and tax exemption privilege. Customs Memorandum Order (CMO) No. […]

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Militarisasion dagiti sibilian nga opisina ti gobierno

NABAYAGEN nga aglaklak-am iti nagduduma a kritisismo ti agdama nga administrasion iti pannakadutok dagiti retirado a heneral ken dadduma pay nga opisial ti Armed Forces of the Philippines ken Philippine National Police kadagiti nagduduma a departamento ken ahensia ti gobierno. Mababbabalaw ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte iti panangdutokna kadagiti adu a retirado a heneral iti gabinetena […]

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BOC seizes P125-M worth of smuggled rice

MANILA CITY – One hundred 20-footer container carrying 2,500 tons of white rice said to be worth P125 million was seized by the Bureau of Customs at the Manila International Container Port (MICP) on Monday, August 13. Based on reports, Commissioner Isidro Lapeña said the shipment contains around 50,000 bags of rice and originated from […]

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BOC runs after traders of various fake products and importer of smuggled cigarettes

MANILA CITY – After filing cases against smugglers of agricultural products and ukay-ukay last week, the Bureau of Customs has again filed five criminal cases on August 9 in line with the strict directive of Commissioner Isidro Lapeña to intensify drive against smugglers and violators of customs laws. Four of the criminal cases filed involve the […]

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