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Full automation tops BOC’s 10-point priority list for 2020

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has identified 10 priority initiatives for 2020, including full automation of frontline services and enhancement of trade facilitation. Customs commissioner...

BOC: Foreign donations subject to customs duties

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) clarified that international donations are still subject to payment of customs duties and taxes and required to undergo the...

Retired generals appointed BOC DepComms

The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has two new acting deputy commissioners for Internal Administration Group (IAG) and Intelligence Group (IG). Retired lieutenant general Donato...

Lapeña addresses resignation rumors

Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña clarified that he will neither be replaced soon as head of the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) nor run for...

DTI, BOC insist: no port congestion, just limited yard space for empties

There is no congestion at Manila ports, Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez announced following his meeting with Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña last week. In a statement,...

BOC decentralizes MISTG non-IT functions

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has decentralized and transferred non-information technology functions from its Management Information System and Technology Group (MISTG) to other relevant...

BOC releases revised order on duty-, tax-free import of consolidated balikbayan boxes

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has finally issued the amended order implementing duty- and tax-free importation into the Philippines of consolidated balikbayan (personal effects)...

PhilExport seeks BOC order to enforce new EU registration requirement for exporters

The Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PhilExport) is seeking government assistance to ensure Filipino exporters can comply with a new European Union registration requirement crucial...

Importer, broker, BOC employees in attempted smuggling of P13.5M worth of sugar charged

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has filed criminal charges against an importer, a customs broker, and 12 customs employees who were allegedly cohorts in...

Automated system to countercheck list of importables nearly done—BOC

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) Management Information System and Technology Group (MISTG) is working to finish this month the automated system that will make...

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EEI, two subcontractors fined for Skyway Extension mishap

The Department of Labor and Employment ordered Skyway Extension Project contractor EEI Corp. and two subcontractors to pay fines for violating several occupational...

PH economy to contract by up to 9.5% in 2020

The Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) foresees a steeper 8.5% to 9.5% contraction for the Philippine economy in 2020 from the 5.5% decline...

Uconnect Worldwide Network family stays connected with digital conference

Stay resilient, stay safe, stay connected. That was the message of Mr. Stephen Sim, chairman of Uconnect Worldwide Network (UCN), during the group’s first Digital Alliance Conference...

Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock

We have been talking a great deal about digitalization in the supply chain over the past few years. Many conferences, webinars and reports have...