Home » Posts tagged with "Tariff and Customs Code of the Philippines"

Posts tagged with "Tariff and Customs Code of the Philippines"

WTO PH trade policy review: CMTA commendable but business environment stands improvement

WTO PH trade policy review: CMTA commendable but business environment stands improvement

Apr. 3 | The World Trade Organization (WTO) has welcomed the Philippines’ implementation of the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA) and other trade facilitation measures, but observed that the business environment can still benefit from further improvement. WTO,...

Warning: Here Comes An Empowered Customs Audit Group

Warning: Here Comes An Empowered Customs Audit Group

Nov. 2 | Malacañang has recently issued Executive Order (EO) No. 46 (dated October 20, 2017) entitled “Reviving the Post Clearance Audit Function of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) and Institutionalizing the Functions of the Financial Analytics and Intelligence...

PH customs and trading rules made easy with new book

PH customs and trading rules made easy with new book

Sep. 25 | Atty Agaton Uvero’s recently launched book “Understanding International Trade, Tariff and Customs” addresses the need for information and research on international trade and customs. It discusses key provisions of the recently signed Philippine...

SC junks BOC motion to reconsider decision on Pilipinas Shell case

SC junks BOC motion to reconsider decision on Pilipinas Shell case

Jul. 20 | The Philippine Supreme Court (SC) has denied with finality the motion for reconsideration filed by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) asking to be allowed to collect almost P1 billion from oil giant Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (PSPC), saying the case...

EO revises duty for certain PH import commodities

EO revises duty for certain PH import commodities

May. 24 | President Rodrigo Duterte has signed several executive orders (EO) modifying the rates of duty for several products imported into the Philippines. The new executive orders were signed late April and published this month after the National Economic and...

Reorganization, modernization of facilities among BOC 2017 plans

Reorganization, modernization of facilities among BOC 2017 plans

Feb. 12 | The Philippine Bureau of Customs (BOC) has lined up several projects for 2017 designed to beef up workforce, improve systems, and modernize facilities and operations. “For this year, we are looking at reorganizing and restructuring the whole bureau,”...

Customs Modernization and Tariff Act Series 4: Title 1-Preliminary Provisions

Customs Modernization and Tariff Act Series 4: Title 1-Preliminary Provisions

Dec. 19 | For Series 1, click here. For Series 2, click here. For Series 3, click here.   Title I of the Customs Modernization Tariff Act (CMTA) has four chapters: Chapter 1 provides the short title; Chapter 2 the general and common provisions; Chapter...

Customs Modernization and Tariff Act Series 2: Background and History of CMTA

Customs Modernization and Tariff Act Series 2: Background and History of CMTA

Nov. 28 | This is the second in a series of articles on the Philippine Customs Modernization and and Tariff Act. For Series 1, click here. Preliminary Work. Sometime in 2007, the Philippine Bureau of Customs (BoC) announced that the Revised Kyoto Convention (RKC)...

PH Customs At A Crossroads

PH Customs At A Crossroads

Sep. 26 | This is a four-part article outlining the major problems confronting the Philippine Bureau of Customs; the previous efforts to reform and modernize the agency; key issues and concerns that continue to confront it; areas for policy and institutional reforms;...

PPA bars Manila North Harbour from engaging in international trade

PPA bars Manila North Harbour from engaging in international trade

Jun. 22 | Manila North Harbour Port, Inc. (MNHPI) may not handle foreign trade at its North Harbor facility because its contract is for the provision of domestic terminal services only, according to the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). The PPA ruling is in response...
Close
Please support the site
By clicking any of these buttons you help our site to get better
Social PopUP by SumoMe
Copy Protected by Chetan's WP-Copyprotect.