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The Manila Times
Q1 tax collection declinesin collection,” Mapa said. The BPI economist said the second reason is the low
Q1 tax collection declines
The Manila Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
in collection,” Mapa said. The BPI economist said the second reason is the lower taxes collected by Bureau of Customs (BOC) on the back of lower value of petroleum imports during the period. The DOF data showed that the BOC collected P90.5... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino signs law increasing tax-exempt value of balikbayan boxestax and duty free goods as well as the minimum cost required for items to under
Aquino signs law increasing tax-exempt value of balikbayan boxes
Rappler / Posted 2 hours ago
tax and duty free goods as well as the minimum cost required for items to undergo formal entry via the Bureau of Customs (BOC.) Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara, ways and means committee chairman and CMTA sponsor, said the law also provides... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tax exemption limit for balikbayan boxes increased‘Balikbayan’ boxes back home to their families by reforming the outdated and co
Tax exemption limit for balikbayan boxes increased
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
‘Balikbayan’ boxes back home to their families by reforming the outdated and corrupt practices in the Bureau of Customs (BoC),” Senator Juan Edgardo “Sonny” Angara said. “Emphasizing the ease of trade through streamlined processes, the CMTA will... Read more
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Sun Star
CMTA to curtail corruption, smuggling at BOC–AngaraTHE alleged corruption and smuggling issues hounding the Bureau of Customs (BOC
CMTA to curtail corruption, smuggling at BOC–Angara
Sun Star / Posted 6 hours ago
THE alleged corruption and smuggling issues hounding the Bureau of Customs (BOC) would now be abated, with the passage of Customs Modernization and Tarriff Act (CMTA) or Republic Act 10863, Senator Juan Edgardo Angara said on Tuesday. Angara made... Read more
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Pilipino Star
OFWs, travelers gain in new Customs law | Businessand updating regulatory frameworks reduces opportunities for corruption and str
OFWs, travelers gain in new Customs law | Business
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 hours ago
and updating regulatory frameworks reduces opportunities for corruption and streamlines client experience with the BOC," he said in a separate statement. Lina said Customs began investing on its Information Technology systems ahead of the... Read more
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Market Watch
China stocks see biggest one-day gain, driven by MSCI speculationblue chips. “The institutions are clearly bargain hunting [for] blue-chips,” s
China stocks see biggest one-day gain, driven by MSCI speculation
Market Watch / Posted 8 hours ago
blue chips. “The institutions are clearly bargain hunting [for] blue-chips,” said Jacky Zhang, an analyst at BOC International. The China CSI 300 Financials index soared 2.8%. The surge mirrors the early stages of China’s bull market... Read more
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The Star
AirAsia mulls sale of leasing opsyears, before expanding towards US$100mil as it taps into demand for planes fro
AirAsia mulls sale of leasing ops
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
years, before expanding towards US$100mil as it taps into demand for planes from airlines in China and Africa.” On June 1, BOC Aviation, an arm of the Bank of China, is scheduled to debut on the Hong Kong stock exchange after raising HK$8.7bil... Read more
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Business Standard India
AirAsia gets $1 -billion offer to sell leasing companyyears, before expanding toward $100 million as it taps demand for planes from a
AirAsia gets $1 -billion offer to sell leasing company
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
years, before expanding toward $100 million as it taps demand for planes from airlines in China and Africa, he said then. BOC Aviation Ltd, the aircraft leasing arm of Bank of China, owned and managed 270 aircraft at the end of 2015, with... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
No post for Leniand Department of Science and Technology. Duterte added that he wanted a milit
No post for Leni
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
and Department of Science and Technology. Duterte added that he wanted a military man to head the LTO, the DND and the BoC to “instill discipline within its ranks.” For DoST and DoH, Duterte is eyeing someone from the career ranks while for... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte on Cabinet post for Leni: That never entered my mind | HeadlinesRevenue, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Land Transportation Off
Duterte on Cabinet post for Leni: That never entered my mind | Headlines
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
Revenue, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Land Transportation Office. Duterte previously described the BoC, BIR and LTO as the “most corrupt agencies” in the government and even joked that he is considering abolishing them. He... Read more
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Rappler
BOC suspends importer after misdeclaring sports car valueMANILA, Philippines – The shipment of a car importer has been put on hold by th
BOC suspends importer after misdeclaring sports car value
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The shipment of a car importer has been put on hold by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) after misdeclaring the value of an imported luxury vehicle. The BOC has discovered that Amest Trading didn't declare the right value and model... Read more
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Pilipino Star
All Aquino appointees must goBatangas, and Ilocos Sur. Duterte said he would abolish the Bureau of Internal
All Aquino appointees must go
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
Batangas, and Ilocos Sur. Duterte said he would abolish the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), the Bureau of Customs (BoC), and the Land Transportation Office (LTO), the three most corrupt government agencies. Greetings to Cecile... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody eyes abolition of BOC, BIR, LTO | Headlinesgovernment agencies and officials of three state agencies that they would be bo
Rody eyes abolition of BOC, BIR, LTO | Headlines
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
government agencies and officials of three state agencies that they would be booted out. He named the Bureau of Customs (BOC), the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and the Land Transportation Office (LTO) as the “most corrupt,” saying it might be... Read more
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Finance Asia
Huarong and Midea add to dollar bond rushCMB International and Huarong International Securities. Joint bookrunners were
Huarong and Midea add to dollar bond rush
Finance Asia / Posted 4 days ago
CMB International and Huarong International Securities. Joint bookrunners were: Agricultural Bank of China, Bank of China, BOC International, Bocom Hong Kong branch, Bocom International, CCB International, CICC, Citi, Deutsche Bank, Haitong... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Agri stakeholders hail new anti-smuggling lawSo, chair of the Samahang Industriya ng Agrikultura (SINAG). “Now, smugglers a
Agri stakeholders hail new anti-smuggling law
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
So, chair of the Samahang Industriya ng Agrikultura (SINAG). “Now, smugglers and their cohorts at the Bureau of Customs (BOC) and the Department of Agriculture (DA) will think twice given the harsher penalties and non-bailable provisions of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ecstasy pills from Germany seized in Parañaque CityThe Bureau of Customs (BOC) said at least 95 grams of unlabelled pills of ecsta
Ecstasy pills from Germany seized in Parañaque City
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) said at least 95 grams of unlabelled pills of ecstasy worth P378,000 from Germany were recently seized from a postal services firm in Parañaque City. BOC Deputy Commissioner Ariel Nepomuceno said the package was declared... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘All Noy officials must go’III yesterday said Duterte has all the power to reorganize the executive depart
‘All Noy officials must go’
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
III yesterday said Duterte has all the power to reorganize the executive department, including the bureaus of Customs (BOC) and Internal Revenue (BIR). “The president has the power to reorganize the executive branch but he would need laws to... Read more
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Sun Star
Marcos overtakes Robredo in partial, official VP tallyresults as of 9:46 p.m. from the Joint Congressional Canvassing Committee sitti
Marcos overtakes Robredo in partial, official VP tally
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
results as of 9:46 p.m. from the Joint Congressional Canvassing Committee sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), Marcos bagged the top spot with 13,214,810 votes and closely followed by Robredo at second place with 13,131,330... Read more
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Sun Star
Marcos overtakes Robredo in official VP tallyresults as of 9:46 p.m. from the Joint Congressional Canvassing Committee sitti
Marcos overtakes Robredo in official VP tally
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
results as of 9:46 p.m. from the Joint Congressional Canvassing Committee sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), Marcos bagged the top spot with 13,214,810 votes and closely followed by Robredo at second place with 13,131,330... Read more
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The Manila Times
DOF pushes for agency reformsDominguez, the DOF said the organizational capacity of the Bureau of Internal R
DOF pushes for agency reforms
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Dominguez, the DOF said the organizational capacity of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and the Bureau of Customs (BOC) must be improved dramatically to improve collections. To achieve this, the Finance Department recommended the BIR and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Alarm up on deformed steel bars from Chinalocally produced steel of the same volume must have around 250 samples for test
Alarm up on deformed steel bars from China
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
locally produced steel of the same volume must have around 250 samples for testing jointly by the BPS, Bureau of Customs (BOC) and Federation of Philippine Industries. The PISI said it was “very concerned” about the hasty testing of the China... Read more
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Sun Star
Customs intercepts P300,000 worth of ecstasy pillsTHE Bureau of Customs (BOC) has intercepted P378,000 worth of unlabeled ecstasy
Customs intercepts P300,000 worth of ecstasy pills
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) has intercepted P378,000 worth of unlabeled ecstasy pills coming into the country from Germany. BOC-Enforcement Group Deputy Commissioner Ariel Nepomuceno said the parcel declared as make up containing 252 pills arrived... Read more
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Pilipino Star
AbolitionAquino, with his avowed commitment to daang matuwid or the straight path, did w
Abolition
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Aquino, with his avowed commitment to daang matuwid or the straight path, did what he could to clean up the BOC and BIR. Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares has been widely commended for her performance – and feared by tax evaders. Her... Read more
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The Commerce News
Incumbents prevail in Tuesday electionsJefferson. But Stephens ran strong in his home area of West Jackson and in Com
Incumbents prevail in Tuesday elections
The Commerce News / Posted 6 days ago
Jefferson. But Stephens ran strong in his home area of West Jackson and in Commerce. Jim Hix, running for re-election in BOC District 1, had an easier time of it, capturing almost 69 percent of the vote in turning back the challenge of Dan... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks, Futures Rally, Ignore Sharp Yuan Devaluation On Hopes Fed Is Right This TimeThe single biggest event overnight was the PBOC's devaluation of the Yuan to th
Global Stocks, Futures Rally, Ignore Sharp Yuan Devaluation On Hopes Fed Is Right This Time
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
The single biggest event overnight was the PBOC's devaluation of the Yuan to the lowest since March 2011, setting the fixing at 6.5693, the highest in over 5 years and in direct response to a stronger dollar, which however if one looks at the DXY... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
What it will take for Stephen Poloz to raise rates (but not today)that the statement may sound more dovish,” said Charles St-Arnaud of Nomura’s e
What it will take for Stephen Poloz to raise rates (but not today)
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
that the statement may sound more dovish,” said Charles St-Arnaud of Nomura’s economics group. “More specifically, the BoC is likely to mention that growth is markedly slower than it expected in the April monetary policy report, owing to weaker... Read more
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The Commerce News
Incumbents prevailBoard of Commissioners Tuesday over challenger Ben Stephens in a 2,739 to 2,731
Incumbents prevail
The Commerce News / Posted 6 days ago
Board of Commissioners Tuesday over challenger Ben Stephens in a 2,739 to 2,731 vote. Jim Hix (incumbent) won the race for BOC district 1. Hix received 68.93 percent of the vote, defeating challenger Dan Torbett, who had 31.07 percent. In the... Read more
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The Banks County News
Hooper, Speed re-elected in Banks electionhad 397 votes and Mark Bandy had 116 votes. In other races, David Duckett and
Hooper, Speed re-elected in Banks election
The Banks County News / Posted 6 days ago
had 397 votes and Mark Bandy had 116 votes. In other races, David Duckett and Charles Turk were re-elected to serve on the BOC. There will be two run-off elections on July 26--In the probate judge race where Keith Gardiner and Helen Hewell will be... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Three runoffs set for July 26; five contested races decided TuesdayCourt Judge. And Tripp Strickland emerges from the Republican primary to face D
Three runoffs set for July 26; five contested races decided Tuesday
The Madison County Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Court Judge. And Tripp Strickland emerges from the Republican primary to face Democrat Conolus Scott in November for the BOC District 2 seat. Incumbent sheriff Kip Thomas received 46.2 percent of the vote Tuesday and will now face Michael Moore,... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Crow wins BOC race in close voteBoard of Commissioners over challenger Ben Stephens in a 2,739 to 2,731 vote.
Crow wins BOC race in close vote
The Jackson Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Board of Commissioners over challenger Ben Stephens in a 2,739 to 2,731 vote. Jim Hix (incumbent) has won the race for BOC district 1. Hix received 68.93 percent of the vote, defeating challenger Dan Torbett, who had 31.07 percent. In the... Read more
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Barrow Journal
PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS: Graham, Smith, England win re-electionheld off challenger Billy Parks 2,604-2,330 (52.78 percent to 47.22 percent). U
PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS: Graham, Smith, England win re-election
Barrow Journal / Posted 6 days ago
held off challenger Billy Parks 2,604-2,330 (52.78 percent to 47.22 percent). Until earlier this year, Parks served on the BOC but resigned to run for chairman. In other races of interest, challenger Bill Brown won the GOP primary against... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Crow leading in BOC racethe results online at http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/GA/60041/169540/e
Crow leading in BOC race
The Jackson Herald / Posted 6 days ago
the results online at http://results.enr.clarityelections.com/GA/60041/169540/en/summary.html. Jim Hix (incumbent) has won the race for BOC district 1. Hix received 68.93 percent of the vote, defeating challenger Dan Torbett, who had 31.07 per... Read more
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Barrow Journal
PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS: Chairman race close; Smith, England lead in runawayscompetitive. Incumbent Pat Graham leads challenger Billy Parks 1,716-1,533. Un
PRIMARY ELECTION RESULTS: Chairman race close; Smith, England lead in runaways
Barrow Journal / Posted 6 days ago
competitive. Incumbent Pat Graham leads challenger Billy Parks 1,716-1,533. Until earlier this year, Parks served on the BOC but resigned to run for chairman. In other races of interest, challenger Bill Brown still leads against District 2 BOC... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Former Barrow commissioner Worley will serve jail timeHe resigned the seat upon his indictment and arrest last year. Since that time,
Former Barrow commissioner Worley will serve jail time
Barrow Journal / Posted 6 days ago
He resigned the seat upon his indictment and arrest last year. Since that time, Roger Wehunt won a special election to fill the remainder of Worley's term on the BOC. Wehunt faced a primary challenge in Tuesday's election for a new four-yea... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace urged to release P800-B IRA to LGUsstressed that these unreleased funds came from the national internal revenue ta
Palace urged to release P800-B IRA to LGUs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
stressed that these unreleased funds came from the national internal revenue taxes collected by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) as agent of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), including income taxes, estate and donor’s taxes, value-added tax,... Read more
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Carroll County News
Holiday Island makes progress against water leaksThe new agenda order would have limited public comments on a specific issue to
Holiday Island makes progress against water leaks
Carroll County News / Posted 6 days ago
The new agenda order would have limited public comments on a specific issue to three minutes per person before the BOC deliberates and votes on the issue. A second public comments period without the time limit would be held near the end of... Read more
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Rappler
Pimentel: Pinpoint specific COCs in canvassing objectionsexplainer for Rappler, election lawyer Emil Marañon III said: Following Articl
Pimentel: Pinpoint specific COCs in canvassing objections
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
explainer for Rappler, election lawyer Emil Marañon III said: Following Article VII, Section 4, of the 1987 Constitution, NBOC's mandate is to canvass the votes as reflected in the certificates of canvass (COC) transmitted to Congress by the Board... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Duterte slams 3 gov't agencies for allegedly being 'most corrupt'he referred to as the three most corrupt government agences: the the Bureau of
Duterte slams 3 gov't agencies for allegedly being 'most corrupt'
Coconuts Manila / Posted 7 days ago
he referred to as the three most corrupt government agences: the the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), Bureau of Customs (BOC), and Land Transportation Office (LTO). In an ABS-CBNnews.com report, Duterte was quoted as saying, "I'm very sorry pero... Read more
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Rappler
EXPLAINER: Prospects of electoral protest after VP canvassingjointly the Senate and the House of Representatives, is set to convene on May 2
EXPLAINER: Prospects of electoral protest after VP canvassing
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
jointly the Senate and the House of Representatives, is set to convene on May 25 as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC) for the positions of president and vice-president. Following Article VII, Section 4, of the 1987 Constitution, NBOC's... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
BOC votes ‘No’ on Hope Drivecounty road. He said all rights of way have been secured from property owners t
BOC votes ‘No’ on Hope Drive
The Madison County Journal / Posted 8 days ago
county road. He said all rights of way have been secured from property owners to allow for the county adoption. He said the BOC discussed Hope Drive in 2006 and agreed to maintain the road. Escoe noted that a county road sign is up on Hope Drive and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Finance week ahead: Business investment weak, markets jitteryfalling, not goodTuesday 24/5/16US, EU, JP: Manufacturing PMIMay: Europe the pi
Finance week ahead: Business investment weak, markets jittery
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
falling, not goodTuesday 24/5/16US, EU, JP: Manufacturing PMIMay: Europe the pick of a weakish bunchWednesday 25/5/16CA: BoC decisionBank of Canada expected to cut rates to 0.25pcThursday 26/5/16 US: House prices US: Durable goods US: Home... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sportsmedia in Quetta, Khan said that presently only Misbah-ul-Haq was a proper gradu
Sports
Sunday Observer / Posted 9 days ago
media in Quetta, Khan said that presently only Misbah-ul-Haq was a proper graduate in the team.� Sisira and Gayani excel in BOC meet Sisira Ekanyake ( Waligamuwa Branch) and Gayani Premachandra ( 2nd City Branch) won the Best Athletes award at the... Read more
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The Manila Times
3 pre-owned luxury cars held in Subicluxury cars from South Korea, declared as used truck replacement spare parts, w
3 pre-owned luxury cars held in Subic
The Manila Times / Posted 10 days ago
luxury cars from South Korea, declared as used truck replacement spare parts, were seized by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) here recently. Subic Customs officials said the vehicles – a BMW 735 IL, a Chrysler and an Audi –were consigned to a... Read more
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New Kerala
Protesters break into, parliament, PM's office in Baghdad Green Zone - newkerala.com #66589by the gunfire and the tear gas," a police source told Xinhua on condition of a
Protesters break into, parliament, PM's office in Baghdad Green Zone - newkerala.com #66589
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
by the gunfire and the tear gas," a police source told Xinhua on condition of anonymity. Baghdad Operations Command (BOC), responsible for the security in the Iraqi capital, announced curfew in Baghdad city until further notice, while... Read more
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Finance Asia
up May 20billion through 30 deals so far this week, down slightly on the $4.0 billion la
up May 20
Finance Asia / Posted 11 days ago
billion through 30 deals so far this week, down slightly on the $4.0 billion last week. The largest deal of the week was BOC Aviation’s $1.1 billion IPO through bookrunners Bank of China, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas and Citi. The... Read more
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Rappler
#AskTheTaxWhiz: Advice for Duterte’s first 100 daysappointment as Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) commissioner? If not, who will
#AskTheTaxWhiz: Advice for Duterte’s first 100 days
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
appointment as Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) commissioner? If not, who will you recommend? How about Bureau of Customs (BOC) commissioner? Will you propose privatization of BIR and BOC? How about tax amnesty? Assuming you get appointed as BIR... Read more
12d
Market Watch
Asian stocks choppy as Fed news turns investors waryof sustained [deleveraging] efforts prompted more investors to stay on the side
Asian stocks choppy as Fed news turns investors wary
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
of sustained [deleveraging] efforts prompted more investors to stay on the sideline,” says Jacky Zhang, an analyst at BOC International. In Korea, shares of Hyundai Merchant Marine Co. 011200, -11.65% plummeted 11% after the company and its... Read more
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PhysOrg
Paleontologists discover new species of horned dinosaur in southern Utahon the ventral apex of the jugal highlights the size of the epijugal contact sc
Paleontologists discover new species of horned dinosaur in southern Utah
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
on the ventral apex of the jugal highlights the size of the epijugal contact scar (ejcs). Abbreviations: BC, braincase; boc, basioccipital; bpt, basipterygoid process; ej, epijugal; ejcs, epijugal contact scar; j, jugal; lpr, lateral parietal... Read more
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New Kerala
At least 36 killed in bomb attacks in Baghdad - newkerala.com #65024explosion, killing 15 more and wounding 37 others, a police source told Xinhua.
At least 36 killed in bomb attacks in Baghdad - newkerala.com #65024
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
explosion, killing 15 more and wounding 37 others, a police source told Xinhua. Saad Maan, Baghdad Operations Command (BOC) spokesman responsible for Baghdad's security, put the death toll at 11 and 37 injured. According to Maan, the suicide... Read more
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Sun Star
Briones: Raising a stinkhazards to the public if not dealt with immediately. Her office already issued
Briones: Raising a stink
Sun Star / Posted 14 days ago
hazards to the public if not dealt with immediately. Her office already issued a sanitation order to Bureau of Customs (BOC) Acting District Collector Rico Rey Francis “Koko” Holganza to immediately dispose of the--I presume--rotting meat inside... Read more
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