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Monthly Archives: January, 2006

New Rules for Imported Alcohol and Tobacco Products

A year ago, a new law governing alcohol and tobacco products was passed by the Philippine Congress. Republic Act No. 9334, en-titled "An Act...

Voluntary Disclosure/Payment of Additional Customs Duties

AS previously written, more than 100 companies to date have been issued audit notices under the customs post entry audit (PEA) system. Some of...

IATA: 11-month freight traffic up 2.8%

IATA:11-month freight traffic up 2.8% THE International Air Transport Association (IATA) recently reported that freight traffic for the first 11 months of 2005 remained sluggish...

Government to scrap import duty on vehicles run by alternative fuel

THE Department of Energy (DOE) revealed that the National Economic and Development Authority Board has endorsed for approval to President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo an executive...

New Customs chief’s vow

NAPOLEON MORALES has promised to strictly implement regulations and procedures and work hard to meet the 2006 collection target of the Bureau of Customs...

PPA to DMAP: 15% cargo handling hike above board

THE Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) finally broke its silence on allegations of the Distribution Management Association of the Philippines (DMAP) that it earlier approved...

$100M dedicated air cargo terminal eyed in 2007

THE Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) is planning to construct an air terminal dedicated for local and international cargo as part of the Ninoy...

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BOC-NAIA seizes 28 kilos of rare agarwood worth P2.4M

  Bureau of Customs intercepted in Pasay City three packages containing 28 kilos of agarwood with an estimated street value of P2.4 million All...

Industry expert pushes multimodal transport in ASEAN for cost savings

Multimodal transportation offers reduced costs, saves time and improves shipment monitoring during transit Dealing with customs transit/transshipment procedures of countries a multimodal transport challenge Multimodal...

PH, Indonesia to ink Halal trade deal

The Philippines and Indonesia are set to sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Halal cooperation that will facilitate trade of Halal-certified goods...

Bellyhold shortage hampers Asia’s air cargo market recovery

Regional carriers transported 13% less cargo in October year-on-year even as global business conditions continued to improve Air cargo traffic held back by...