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Inquirier.net
Gov’t saved P6B in truck deal–supplierMark Andrew Santiago, counsel for the joint venture, said the petition for reim
Gov’t saved P6B in truck deal–supplier
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
Mark Andrew Santiago, counsel for the joint venture, said the petition for reimbursement with the Bureau of Customs (BOC), through the BFP as the consignee and implementing agency, was based on Joint Circular No. 1 of the Department of Budget... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich RTM committee calls for budget, service cutbacksday does not pass where Connecticut’s calamitous economic conditions are not re
Greenwich RTM committee calls for budget, service cutbacks
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 hours ago
day does not pass where Connecticut’s calamitous economic conditions are not reported in a new survey or study,” BOC Chairman Lucia Jansen said. “However one doesn’t even have to read the paper since Greenwich, like many other Fairfield... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pimentel wants no-opening policy on balikbayan boxesapproval for his bill seeking the adoption of a “no-opening” policy in balikbay
Pimentel wants no-opening policy on balikbayan boxes
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
approval for his bill seeking the adoption of a “no-opening” policy in balikbayan boxes by the Bureau of Customs (BoC). The Pimentel measure, embodied under Senate Bill 1168, also seeks to exempt from taxes and duties on one balikbayan... Read more
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Irish Examiner
HSE focus on oxygen tanks in ambulance blaze probewhen there was an explosion in the vehicle outside Naas Hospital on Thursday.
HSE focus on oxygen tanks in ambulance blaze probe
Irish Examiner / Posted 20 hours ago
when there was an explosion in the vehicle outside Naas Hospital on Thursday. The HSE has asked its oxygen provider, BOC Gases Ireland, to “undertake a detailed review of oxygen supplies on the entire fleet”, write Claire O’Sullivan and Sarah... Read more
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Irish Examiner
HSE focus on oxygen tanks in ambulance blaze probeF-sized cylinders. It is believed the fire may have begun with a F-sized cylind
HSE focus on oxygen tanks in ambulance blaze probe
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
F-sized cylinders. It is believed the fire may have begun with a F-sized cylinder. The HSE has asked its oxygen provider, BOC Gases Ireland, to “undertake a detailed review of oxygen supplies on the entire fleet”. According to sources in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
14 Customs men under suspensionand a separate probe by the Department of Justice (DOJ). In a press briefing o
14 Customs men under suspension
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
and a separate probe by the Department of Justice (DOJ). In a press briefing on Thursday, Faeldon said the 14 BOC personnel were identified through the declaration submitted to his office. “They will be subjected to our administrative... Read more
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Sun Star
DOJ urged to probe anomalous fire truck importation from Chinaof P6,237,762 and P4,690,047, respectively. Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeld
DOJ urged to probe anomalous fire truck importation from China
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
of P6,237,762 and P4,690,047, respectively. Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon said he got the information from a former BOC employee, and has since directed a probe of the case. He added that he wrote a letter to BFP sometime in July to ask for... Read more
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Rappler
Customs staff accused of cursing hits back, points to fraudMANILA, Philippines – An aide of Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor F
Customs staff accused of cursing hits back, points to fraud
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – An aide of Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon fired back against a female Customs employee, in turn accusing her of intending to defraud the government over an allegedly undervalued shipment. In his 3-page... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Duterte warns 3 graft-ridden agencies: Change or get axedto the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), the Bureau of Internal Rev
Duterte warns 3 graft-ridden agencies: Change or get axed
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
to the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and the Bureau of Customs (BOC). Speaking at a gathering of local officials at the Sulong Pilipinas local governance series in Davao City on Tuesday... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
BOC-Davao collects P1 billion in august By Antonio L. Colina IV Davao City – The Bureau of Customs (BOC)-Davao noted
BOC-Davao collects P1 billion in august
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
By Antonio L. Colina IV Davao City – The Bureau of Customs (BOC)-Davao noted that its collection for August 2016 has reached P1.017 billion that has surpassed its target of P936.30 million for last month by... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Anti-smoke belching group plans to start operations this weekof vehicle engines into the country. He noted DTI must develop such guidelines
Anti-smoke belching group plans to start operations this week
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
of vehicle engines into the country. He noted DTI must develop such guidelines as soon as possible so Bureau of Customs (BOC) can block entry of engines that don’t comply with Euro 4 standards which government is implementing to help promote... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
BOC moves to make fees uniformMonday night approved setting a 2 percent tax collection rate for all cities, f
BOC moves to make fees uniform
The Jackson Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Monday night approved setting a 2 percent tax collection rate for all cities, fire boards and boards of education. The BOC will have to officially set rates with each municipality through intergovernmental agreements. The board is proposing to... Read more
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Minda News
BOC-Davao nets P1 billion in AugustDAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 21 Sep) – The revenue collections of the Bureau of Cust
BOC-Davao nets P1 billion in August
Minda News / Posted 3 days ago
DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 21 Sep) – The revenue collections of the Bureau of Customs (BOC)-Davao reached P1.017 billion last month, which is higher by 8.6 percent than its target of P936.30 million. The agency’s collection performance last month... Read more
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Sun Star
BOC to bid seized goods worth P17.9-M20-footer container of used bicycles; 150 packages of cables and accessories; a
BOC to bid seized goods worth P17.9-M
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
20-footer container of used bicycles; 150 packages of cables and accessories; and one, 20-footer container of net. The BOC said it also expects P5,238,569.91 in estimated revenue from the same port on the September 30 auction. Several vehicles... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DENR wants end to PETC registration, import of non-Euro 4 enginesof vehicle engines into the country. He noted DTI must develop such guidelines
DENR wants end to PETC registration, import of non-Euro 4 engines
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
of vehicle engines into the country. He noted DTI must develop such guidelines as soon as possible so Bureau of Customs (BOC) can block entry of engines that don’t comply with Euro 4 standards which government is implementing to help promote... Read more
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Sun Star
World Bank offers help for tax reformFollowing the Bank’s expression of support for the DOF’s proposed tax reform, D
World Bank offers help for tax reform
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
Following the Bank’s expression of support for the DOF’s proposed tax reform, Dominguez requested the Bank to discuss with BOC other possible areas of cooperation, including strengthening the Bureau’s capacity to improve its collection and reduce... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH eyed as high-income nation by 2040the BIR, we will improve taxpayer satisfaction, reduce the cost of compliance i
PH eyed as high-income nation by 2040
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
the BIR, we will improve taxpayer satisfaction, reduce the cost of compliance in paying taxes, gain public trust, and protect the revenue base,” Chua said. “In the BOC, we will protect revenues from smuggling, while enhancing trade facili... Read more
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Market Watch
Asian shares rise as market waits for Fed, Bank of Japanfunds inflow [into China], the rebound is largely technical and upward space is
Asian shares rise as market waits for Fed, Bank of Japan
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
funds inflow [into China], the rebound is largely technical and upward space is limited,” said Jacky Zhang, an analyst at BOC International. Oil prices rebounded in early Asia trade after a 2% decline over the weekend, with Brent LCOX6, +1.57%... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
What you should know about the risks and rewards of variable-rate mortgagein the last year of a five-year mortgage and you’d still save more in a variabl
What you should know about the risks and rewards of variable-rate mortgage
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
in the last year of a five-year mortgage and you’d still save more in a variable rate. By contrast, two puny quarter-point BoC hikes in the next four years would easily give five-year fixed rates the edge. This gives you a sense of the risk/reward... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DILG execs face plunder raps in fire trucks dealof the fire trucks as against their value as found would be more than 30 percen
DILG execs face plunder raps in fire trucks deal
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
of the fire trucks as against their value as found would be more than 30 percent, the DILG would owe the Bureau of Customs (BOC) a penalty of 60 percent of the landed cost or a total of P411,300,955. The P411,300,955 is broken down as follows: 244... Read more
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The Manila Times
Customs chief tightens control over licensesTHE Customs commissioner and his designated representatives are now the only of
Customs chief tightens control over licenses
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
THE Customs commissioner and his designated representatives are now the only officials at the Bureau of Customs (BOC) with the authority to suspend or cancel the accreditation of importers and customs brokers. Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon announced... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Alvarez pushes stricter attrition law enforcementpast administration failed to implement the Lateral Attrition Act which rewards
Alvarez pushes stricter attrition law enforcement
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
past administration failed to implement the Lateral Attrition Act which rewards and punishes officials and employees of the BoC and BIR who fulfill and fail to meet collection targets. “The Lateral Attrition Law provides a provision on penalty if... Read more
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Sun Star
Finance department vows to cut interest income tax to 10%seven components are: 1) reforming tax administration at the Bureaus of Interna
Finance department vows to cut interest income tax to 10%
Sun Star / Posted 8 days ago
seven components are: 1) reforming tax administration at the Bureaus of Internal Revenue (BIR) and of Customs (BOC); 2) improving governance and reforming the budget; 3) leveling the playing field by enhancing competition; 4)... Read more
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Business Wire
Z)-(Boc-Aminothiazole-Yl-)-Trityloxyiminoacetic Acid (CAS 140128-20-7) Market Report 2016 - Forecasts to 2020The Global Market Report on (Z)-2-(2-Boc-Aminothiazole-4-Yl-)-2-Trityloxyiminoa
Z)-(Boc-Aminothiazole-Yl-)-Trityloxyiminoacetic Acid (CAS 140128-20-7) Market Report 2016 - Forecasts to 2020
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
The Global Market Report on (Z)-2-(2-Boc-Aminothiazole-4-Yl-)-2-Trityloxyiminoacetic Acid provides comprehensive data on (Z)-2-(2-Boc-Aminothiazole-4-Yl-)-2-Trityloxyiminoacetic Acid global and regional markets including Europe, Asia, North America,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOF holding consultations to fine-tune tax planseven components are: 1) reforming tax administration at the Bureaus of Interna
DOF holding consultations to fine-tune tax plan
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
seven components are: 1) reforming tax administration at the Bureaus of Internal Revenue (BIR) and of Customs (BOC); 2) improving governance and reforming the budget; 3) leveling the playing field by enhancing competition; 4)... Read more
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Forsyth County News
20-year plan in south, west Forsyth alteredon Oct. 25. A public hearing before county commissioners is scheduled for Dec.
20-year plan in south, west Forsyth altered
Forsyth County News / Posted 8 days ago
on Oct. 25. A public hearing before county commissioners is scheduled for Dec. 1, and the plan will go for regional and state approval after that. The BOC will vote on the plan on March 1, after the two incoming commissioners have take... Read more
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Daily News
Mahindananda remandedmoney used for the purchase of the house had been withdrawn from a bank account
Mahindananda remanded
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
money used for the purchase of the house had been withdrawn from a bank account belonging to the suspect maintained at BOC Parliament Branch,” CID ASP Mohan Siriwardena added. ASP Siriwardena further said three cheques were deposited in this... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Mortgage rate math: How a hike would bite deep into disposable incomefrom 16.6 per cent and 20 per cent, respectively, in Q1,” she added. “Bigger p
Mortgage rate math: How a hike would bite deep into disposable income
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
from 16.6 per cent and 20 per cent, respectively, in Q1,” she added. “Bigger picture, high household debt has been highlighted by the BoC as potentially weighing on consumer spending, especially in the event of an adverse shock.” More on this t... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Boc-D-Trp (For)-Oh (CAS 649) Market Report 2016The Global Market Report on Boc-D-Trp (For)-Oh provides comprehensive data on B
Global Boc-D-Trp (For)-Oh (CAS 649) Market Report 2016
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
The Global Market Report on Boc-D-Trp (For)-Oh provides comprehensive data on Boc-D-Trp (For)-Oh global and regional markets including Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, etc. The report captures Boc-D-Trp (For)-Oh market trends and pays... Read more
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Inquirier.net
P7.5-M ecstasy pills in parcels seizedstreet value of P7.5 million which were intercepted at the Manila Central Post
P7.5-M ecstasy pills in parcels seized
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
street value of P7.5 million which were intercepted at the Manila Central Post Office. JOAN BONDOC The Bureau of Customs (BOC) recently intercepted at the Manila Central Post Office some P7.5-million worth of party drugs, including ecstasy, hidden... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Graft, smuggling charges filed vs Noy, PurisimaAquino and Purisima. Aclan said he wrote Aquino a letter in July 2012 informin
Graft, smuggling charges filed vs Noy, Purisima
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
Aquino and Purisima. Aclan said he wrote Aquino a letter in July 2012 informing him of the refusal of Purisima and other BOC officials to demand payment of taxes from the fuel company, but that his letter was ignored. “The government has lost... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Three top picks from GlobeInvest’s Christine Poolefor a sustainable, healthy recovery in both the economy and stock market. Rece
Three top picks from GlobeInvest’s Christine Poole
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
for a sustainable, healthy recovery in both the economy and stock market. Recent commentary by the Bank of Canada (BOC) is encouraging. Although the Canadian economy contracted in the second quarter, exacerbated by the Alberta wildfires,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Customs intercepts ecstacy, shabuamount of shabu from The Netherlands were intercepted at the Manila Central Pos
Customs intercepts ecstacy, shabu
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
amount of shabu from The Netherlands were intercepted at the Manila Central Post Office by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on Wednesday. The contraband was concealed in five parcels containing... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Comp plan update set for 2017update until a new chairman is in office. Republican John Scarborough will face
Comp plan update set for 2017
The Madison County Journal / Posted 10 days ago
update until a new chairman is in office. Republican John Scarborough will face Democrat Cedric Fortson in November for the BOC chairman’s seat. “That (waiting until January) would only give us six months to complete the plan,” he said. Moneyhun... Read more
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Sun Star
P7.5-M worth of illegal drugs intercepted at post officeTHE Bureau of Customs (BOC), in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforceme
P7.5-M worth of illegal drugs intercepted at post office
Sun Star / Posted 10 days ago
THE Bureau of Customs (BOC), in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), has intercepted parcels with about 5,000 pieces of ecstacy with an estimated street value of P7.5 million and undetermined weight of amphetamine at... Read more
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Inquirier.net
7.5M worth of party drugs seized at Manila post officesome P7.5 million worth of party drugs, including Ecstasy, which they intercept
7.5M worth of party drugs seized at Manila post office
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
some P7.5 million worth of party drugs, including Ecstasy, which they intercepted at the Manila Central Post Office. The BOC said the drugs were found hidden in five parcels of toys from Netherlands. Three of the five parcels were consigned to a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Budget draft guidelines begin taking shapeOverview Committee to be making those cuts and pointing to us as the author of
Budget draft guidelines begin taking shape
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 days ago
Overview Committee to be making those cuts and pointing to us as the author of it. I’d rather delete the passage.” The BOC is expected to release its own document about what it would like to see in the 2017-18 budget. Early in the... Read more
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Sun Star
Delay in license plate issuancefrom issuing some 700,000 license plates to motorists and from accepting more l
Delay in license plate issuance
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
from issuing some 700,000 license plates to motorists and from accepting more license plates from the Bureau of Customs. BOC donated the plates to LTO when the Dutch-Filipino consortium PPI-JKG Philippines Inc., the consignee that holds the... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Meeting on lifting moratorium over mosque cancelled in Newton County1 Commissioner John Douglas made the motion on Aug. 16 that ordinances be looke
Meeting on lifting moratorium over mosque cancelled in Newton County
Forsyth County News / Posted 11 days ago
1 Commissioner John Douglas made the motion on Aug. 16 that ordinances be looked at during a 5-week moratorium the BOC unanimously imposed. That moratorium came on the heels of the 135-acre project of a mosque, cemetery and possible school... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Customs centralizes operationsTHE BUREAU of Customs (BOC) has established a command center to monitor and coo
Customs centralizes operations
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
THE BUREAU of Customs (BOC) has established a command center to monitor and coordinate operations at all its districts, especially with regard to trade facilitation and border control. In a statement, the BOC said the command center would provide... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Market Report On Z-Gly-Gly-Nhnh-Boc (CAS 40847-16The Global Market Report on Z-Gly-Gly-Nhnh-Boc provides comprehensive data on Z
Global Market Report On Z-Gly-Gly-Nhnh-Boc (CAS 40847-16
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
The Global Market Report on Z-Gly-Gly-Nhnh-Boc provides comprehensive data on Z-Gly-Gly-Nhnh-Boc global and regional markets including Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, etc. The report captures Z-Gly-Gly-Nhnh-Boc market trends and pays... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
BOC creates command center for operations The Bureau of Customs (BOC) yesterday said that it has created a new Command
BOC creates command center for operations
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) yesterday said that it has created a new Command Center (COMCEN) to centralize operations in the Bureau and make gathering of valuable information more efficient. “Stakeholders... Read more
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Sun Star
Customs forms command center to centralize operationsTHE Bureau of Customs (BOC) has created a new command center to centralize its
Customs forms command center to centralize operations
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) has created a new command center to centralize its operations, especially in the areas of trade facilitation and border control. Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon signed the Customs Special Order (CSO) 45-2016 for the... Read more
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The Manila Times
PPA relieves employee caught on Customs CCTVtransaction” as it reminded its personnel to strictly follow anti-corruption po
PPA relieves employee caught on Customs CCTV
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
transaction” as it reminded its personnel to strictly follow anti-corruption policies. On Wednesday, Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon called a news conference to show reporters a video clip from the closed-circuit television... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The Canadian dollar: ‘It’s baaaack’economy and which are boosted by a lower currency. “This stability in the [Can
The Canadian dollar: ‘It’s baaaack’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
economy and which are boosted by a lower currency. “This stability in the [Canadian dollar] comes at a time when the BoC is now openly fretting about the country’s punk export performance – fretting that is perhaps aimed at unsettling the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Efforts to Bring Maori Youth Road Toll Down WelcomedSafety Education in New Zealand relies heavily on the support of our New Zealan
Efforts to Bring Maori Youth Road Toll Down Welcomed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Safety Education in New Zealand relies heavily on the support of our New Zealand corporate sponsors to achieve this end - BOC, NZ Steel, BOSCH, Bridgestone, The Alexander Group and community partner Rotary so that costs are reduced for students to... Read more
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Sun Star
PPA sacks employee allegedly caught accepting bribeinvolved in an anomalous transaction caught on the closed-circuit television (C
PPA sacks employee allegedly caught accepting bribe
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
involved in an anomalous transaction caught on the closed-circuit television (CCTV) camera of the Bureau of Customs (BOC). Santiago noted that the unnamed employee has been replaced from her present position until the ongoing investigation... Read more
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Sun Star
Customs trims revenue target for 2016THE 2016 revenue collection target of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has been lowe
Customs trims revenue target for 2016
Sun Star / Posted 16 days ago
THE 2016 revenue collection target of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has been lowered from P498.67 billion to P409 billion, with P402.5 billion as cash component. In a statement, the BOC said the amendments to the target collection were approved by the... Read more
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The Manila Times
2,817 examinees pass the Registered Electrical Engineers licensure examsRENNEL MERANO 11 ABE, ALDRIN LUMBAB 12 ABECIA, ANDY KEVIN DEMOLDE 13 ABEDEJO
2,817 examinees pass the Registered Electrical Engineers licensure exams
The Manila Times / Posted 16 days ago
RENNEL MERANO 11 ABE, ALDRIN LUMBAB 12 ABECIA, ANDY KEVIN DEMOLDE 13 ABEDEJOS, DAVE LAWRENCE ABELEDA 14 ABELA, JAKE BOC 15 ABELLANOSA, ARC JHUDIEL RAGANAS 16 ABENDAN, ROVAL LOPEZ 17 ABENIS, LEMUEL CARGANDO 18 ABENOJA, DEO JHON ISRAEL... Read more
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Rappler
BOC: Person accepting bribe isn't from customs bureauMANILA, Philippines – A person caught allegedly accepting bribe money turned ou
BOC: Person accepting bribe isn't from customs bureau
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – A person caught allegedly accepting bribe money turned out to not be from the Bureau of Customs (BOC). Closed-circuit television (CCTV) footage from the BOC command center showed an employee of the Asian Terminal Inc (ATI) was... Read more
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