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Monthly Archives: September, 2017

Heads of BOC assessment units facing relief, says chief

Philippine Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña is set to relieve some heads of assessment offices in Philippine ports following reports they still continue to accept...

DOTr inaugurates rail common station construction

The construction of the railway Common Station project will finally start this year and is expected to be completed by early 2020 after almost...

PH slightly improves in competitiveness index but behind VN, Brunei

The Philippines improved one spot to 56th place out of 137 economies worldwide ranked in the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Global Competitiveness Report (GCR)...

WB designing $200M modernization plan for PH customs

The World Bank (WB) is preparing a project that aims to support the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) in enhancing its efficiency, effectiveness and...

WCO, IMF push for adequate resourcing of customs’ non-revenue role

The World Customs Organization (WCO) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) are discussing ways to beef up resources that bolster the non-revenue role of customs,...

Asia led by China home to world’s fastest growing airports—report

Airports in China contributed 21.6% to the overall increase in global passenger traffic from 2015 to 2016, as aviation continues to shift eastward, according...

Customs accreditation office placed under another group again

Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña has returned the Account Management Office (AMO) of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to the Intelligence Group (IG). Lapeña, in Customs...

DyBuncio is new 2GO president, CEO

Frederic C. DyBuncio has been appointed president and chief executive officer of integrated transport solutions provider 2GO Group, Inc. DyBuncio replaces Dennis Uy, who has...

BOC accelerates recruitment, promotion to check corruption

The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) is fast-tracking the promotion and hiring of new personnel to fill around 3,000 vacant plantilla positions as a...

OOCL’s 21,400-TEU, Hapag-Lloyd’s 15,000-TEU newbuilds to ply Asia-Europe lane

Both Hong Kong-listed Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) and German liner Hapag-Lloyd are fielding their latest mega newbuilds on the Asia-Europe lane immediately. OOCL christened...
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