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Posts tagged with "Philippines Customs and Trade Facilitation Project"

BOC eyes more automation projects

BOC eyes more automation projects

Sep. 12 | Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has lined up several short-, medium- and long-term automation projects covering, among others, informal entries, e-commerce shipments and postal tracking. BOC Management Information System...

BOC takes another look at WB’s 2017 customs modernization plan

BOC takes another look at WB’s 2017 customs modernization plan

Apr. 16 | Image by Colossus Cloud from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) plans to conduct a feasibility study on the implementation of a project proposed two years ago by the World Bank (WB). The $150-million project, which seeks to modernize operations and automate...

BOC e2m capacity expansion set for the first quarter

BOC e2m capacity expansion set for the first quarter

Jan. 29 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) expects to start within the first quarter its stabilization project to extend the life of the outdated electronic-to-mobile (e2m) system and provide users significant relief in its usage, while the agency explores its options...

All BOC automation requirements now with World Bank—Lapeña

All BOC automation requirements now with World Bank—Lapeña

Jun. 29 | The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has completed the requirements that will lead the World Bank (WB) to approve a proposed project to modernize and automate the customs agency. Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña told PortCalls in an interview on...

BOC to complete WB requirements for customs automation by midyear

BOC to complete WB requirements for customs automation by midyear

May. 11 | The Bureau of Customs (BOC) hopes to finish by the middle of this year the requirements that will lead the World Bank (WB) to approve a proposed project to modernize and automate the customs agency. “We have been doing the requirements we’re given...

New BOC IT chief identifies priorities to modernize systems

New BOC IT chief identifies priorities to modernize systems

Mar. 13 | Noel Patrick Prudente, the new deputy commissioner of the Management Information Systems and Technology Group (MISTG) of the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC), said he aims to integrate best practices in governance and policymaking to improve the BOC’s...

BOC makes progress with $200M automation project

BOC makes progress with $200M automation project

Feb. 5 | The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has taken the first step to further automate its systems and modernize its processes with the help of Washington-based lender World Bank (WB). Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña said BOC on January 25 concluded...

BOC eager to start ICT improvement project with WB, says chief

BOC eager to start ICT improvement project with WB, says chief

Nov. 26 | The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) welcomes a proposed project by the World Bank (WB) to modernize operations and automate systems of the customs agency, saying it is eager to implement the program. Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña, in a press...

BOC turning to foreign partners for ICT modernization plan

BOC turning to foreign partners for ICT modernization plan

Nov. 15 | Philippine Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña at the recent Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc. 27th National Convention in Davao City. The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) is tapping international institutions for the implementation of its automation...

WB designing $200M modernization plan for PH customs

WB designing $200M modernization plan for PH customs

Sep. 30 | The World Bank (WB) is preparing a project that aims to support the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) in enhancing its efficiency, effectiveness and transparency, and revenue collection. In its Project Information Document/Integrated Safeguards Data...