SC stops ‘virtual car smuggling’ at Port Irene

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USED LUXURY CARS GALORE BMWs, Mercedes Benzes and Porsches await buyers at a car lot near Port Irene in Sta. Ana, Cagayan province. A Supreme Court ruling upholding an executive order banning the importation of used cars at the Cagayan free port is expected to end the “virtual smuggling” of these vehicles in the country. MELVIN GASCON/INQUIRER NORTHERN LUZON

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya—The Supreme Court decision declaring the constitutionality of an executive order banning used-car importation into the country will put a stop to the “virtual smuggling” of vehicles at a free port in Cagayan province, a Malacañang official said over the weekend.

Manuel Mamba, chief of the Presidential Legislative Liaison Office, said the delay in the resolution of the case on the constitutionality of Executive Order No. 156 had allowed unscrupulous officials in government and the private sector to use it as a shield for their alleged car smuggling at the Cagayan Special Economic Zone and Freeport (CSEZF) in Sta. Ana town.

“It’s about time these [activities] stop because it’s really smuggling, if you come to think of it. [The Supreme Court decision] removes the legal blanket that some people have been using to protect their trade,” said Mamba, a former Cagayan representative.

He was reacting to reports that the Supreme Court had declared that the ban on imported used vehicles, as imposed by EO 156 issued in 2002 by then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, also covered vehicle imports made through the Cagayan free port.

The Inquirer was able to reach officials of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (Ceza), which manages CSEZF, but they declined to comment on the court ruling.

“We will issue a press statement, including relevant data, as soon as we receive the [Supreme Court] decision and after our lawyers [have] studied it,” said Nilo Aldeguer, CSEZF senior deputy administrator.

The case stemmed from a 2008 suit filed by car dealers at the CSEZF in Regional Trial Court Branch 6 in Aparri, Cagayan, which questioned the application of EO 156 on car imports there.

The petitioners, led by Forerunner Multi Resources Inc., said the ban imposed by EO 156, which was affirmed as constitutional by the Supreme Court in an earlier case, applied only to used-vehicle imports at the Subic Bay Freeport in Zambales province.

Forerunner is the main licensee for used-car importation at the CSEZF.

In its recent decision, the Supreme Court said the petitioners’ legal right to be exempt from the application of EO 156 was “doubtful” because of the court’s pronouncement in a February 2006 case that imposed a ban on used-car importations, with exceptions. The case involved Southwing Heavy Industries Inc.

“Until reversed, or modified by this court, Southwing makes conclusive the presumption of EO 156’s validity. Our holding is bolstered by respondent’s failure to remove its case from the confines of such a ruling,” the court said.

But while Mamba welcomed the high court’s ruling, the real test, he said, would be its enforcement.

“Let us look closely how the different agencies of the government, including CSEZF, the [Land Transportation Office] and the [Bureau of] Customs will implement this because, for so many years now, this industry has been going on even without the traders paying the proper taxes due the government,” he said.

The “virtual car smuggling” at Port Irene has made millions of money for only a few people who control the used car industry there, Mamba said.

Peter Geroue, president and chief executive officer of New Apollo International Trading Corp., said his group was awaiting a notice from government agencies on the implementation of the Supreme Court ruling.

“We have not received our copy of the [Supreme Court] decision. We will decide on what to do next after we get our copy,” Geroue said.

He said many in his group were willing to accept the decision.

New Apollo is one of Forerunner’s sublicensees that operate a car lot at the five-hectare yard in Casambalangan village in Sta. Ana town.

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  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_7NHDUDLC2F7G6BRTDLESS3LL6Y tino

    There’s a rumor exist that the  cagayan facility is own other than enrile’s son in law? so what think about oldman enrile?

  • LAMBFORGOVERNOR

    If cars are being smuggled into the country it is because of the extreme protectionism of the Philippines.  Who benefits:  Spanish Surname.  Who pays:  Filipinos

    It sickens me to see Filipinos having to drive around in UNSAFE  “salvaged” vehicles and work trucks.  

    A Ford F150 sells in the mid $30,000 in US but here they want $65,000 and higher.

    Doesn’t it bother you.  Don’t you deserve better.  Who wrote this law: Arroyo

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_GG4T5UNZ3P7SCHSRNJ7PF5JZMM Jimmy

    Cagayan is the turf of the Enriles…! ! How come SMUGGLING IS RAMPANT IN CAGAYAN..????

    • koolkid_inthehouse

      Look at the senate, members looks like a pirate ship’s crew. 

      • http://profile.yahoo.com/T7PT2JRMQRM5PTMFETXCUIHN6I Juanito Garcia

         with JPE as captain hook?

  • dodong1

    The Supreme Court decision declaring the constitutionality of an executive order banning used-car importation into the country will put a stop to the “virtual smuggling” of vehicles at a free port in Cagayan province, a Malacañang official said over the weekend. PATAY KAYO KAY TANDAND ENRILE…HAWAK NYA YAN PORT DYAN..

  • Guest

    PNoy takes a page out of Sun Tzu’s playbook.

    “How to wage a war without going to war: Cut your opponent’s source of water, cut the source of grain, cut the source of cattle, cut the roads to commerce, cut the source of revenue and you will have won the war.” – Sun Tzu’s Art of War

    The noose around JPE’s neck is tightening.

  • 33Sambuang2

    kaya nga sipsip rin sa tandang johnny ke gma kasi sila ang nakinabang sa mga smuggled luxury cars……………buti nga sa yo….

  • Jane Tan

    GG Enrile.

  • AllaMo

    Kasi kalbo na ang mga bundok sa illegal logging. Jueteng, drugs, at smuggling naman para sa kampanya at poder nang mga malaswang dambuhala nang Cagayan. Bulukin ang UNA.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/4XVVCOAZXYTPN2X3IPFCFDSKFM Melvin

    Unang dagok sa founder ng UNA ay ang pakikipag-break ng kanyang girl friend ngayon naman ang desisyon ng SC sa constitutinality ng used-car importation sa Port Irene…
     Sabi ni Kuya Kim weather-weather lang ang buhay….
     Ayon naman sa kanta ng bandang CCR,
    I see the bad moon arisin’I see trouble on the wayI see earthquakes and lightnin’I see bad times today…

  • geminimind

    When there’s car smuggling-there’s always gun smuggling,drug smuggling etc.

  • Rudy Portugal

    First, let me congratulate Dr. Manuel Mamba for bringing this matter to the common” tao”.It looks like He is one of the many who really cares about Cagayan. President Aquino should not only stop smuggling but bring the people proving to be smugglers to face the law. Put them to jail or better yet impose death sentence to anybody who deprives the country of its resources.

    • Handiong_Haringmakabayan

      Smuggling does great harm to the government and to the economy. I hope the SC will do something to stop this and punish all these lying thieves.

  • saintleonardo

    Ang mga ganid na Enrile’s mababawasan ang kita. Matapos simutin ang natural resources sa Cagayan smugling naman ang modus operandi. Me araw din kayo.

  • JV Velarde

    Senate President Enrile’s home turf involved in smuggling.

    UNA sa illegal!
    Junk ALL UNA Senatorial Candidates!!!

  • nes911

    The enriles are the masterminds of these illegal activities as reported in the papers years ago. Buti nga at tapos na ang maliligayang araw ng mga enriles.

  • farmerpo

    smugglers will just move a few degrees south. enrile to angara..same same same. no damage done. 

  • AllinLawisFair

    The ban should cover all the ports of entry in the whole country. 

  • Gold Lover

    PORT IRENE SHOULD BE ALLOWED TO CONTINUE AND JUST PAY USED CAR TAXES — SO THEY WILL NOT BE BRANDED AS SMUGGLER — PHILIPPINE SUPREME COURT SHOULD BE SMARTER TO SAY THAT YOU CAN CONTINUE BUT PAY USED CAR TAX  AND THAT WILL BE THE END OF THIS SAGA

  • Gold Lover

    used car importation should be just tax and allowed toc ontinue so that THE MANUFACTURER OF CARS WILL NOT HAVE BIG TIME PROFIT — USED CAR BENEFIT THE MIDDLE CLASS WHO DO NOT HAVE BIG BUDGET TO BUY A BRAND NEW CAR OR BRAND NEW BUS OR BRAND NEW TRACTOR

  • Gold Lover

    CHECK OUT:  PORT IRENE COM

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_BJWOSERENIZQCR35IJH6SLXBUI cali

    who will believe those dealers will follow the SC decision???? those dealers are the Enrile’s cohorts. WHen it comes to money, there is no stopping this crook gov’t officials. look at Chavit too!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/55XNXOYBNF6BG3EWOM5V4YMWXM Pedro

    SALAMAT  SA SC  AT  NATAPOS  NA DIN ANG MALILIGAYANG ARAW NITONG  ISANG  BULOK  NA  MAKAPANGYARIHANG  PULITIKO  SA  BANSA  NATIN ! Ngayon naman, ang babantayan ng taong bayan at ni President Noynoy ay ang mga CORRUPT na opisyales ng CUSTOMS, BIR at LTO na tiyak magpapalusot na naman ng smuggled cars !

  • JK1000

    Ano kaya masasabi ni Juan Ponce Enrile sa desisyon na ito? Matagal na iyan ginagawa pati mga armas na ginamit sa coup de e’tat ay galing diyan. Nakinabang ang mga iyan sa port irene.

  • JK1000

    Nagmamalinis ka pa diyan ! Pweee !  Ang tanda mo na at nagpayaman noon panahon ng diktador Ferdinand Marcos, ngayon mismong sa loob ng paligid mo ay ang daming krimen na ginagawa. Puro mga kamag-anak mo angh mga “boss” sa loob ng port irene. Pweee !

  • 1Fz20

    wala ng katapusang pang-bababoy ang ginagawa ng mag-amang yan… kahit saan nalang strike anywhere! hakutin lahat, tira, sigue, plunder, pillage ! what are we in power for? marami tayong attack dogs, ex-military/police, kaya natin yang batas, kaya nating bayaran o takutin…marami tayong kuneksyon, matataas  na tao – pera pera lang yan…4 decades na tayong ganito.

  • pcosmachine

    FOR SO MANY YEARS, ENRILE HAS BEEN UNTOUCHABLE.

    NOW HE IS UNDER FIRE.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/XY535H3U24V3NPGTHMSKCWXSVE Qc

    PANAHON NA PARA ITUMBA ANG HALIGI NG CORRUPTION SA PHL

    napakahabang panahon na ang ipinagtiis ng mga filipino sa matandang enrile at sa kanyang angkan.  itong matandang ito ay hinawakan na yata lahat ng position sa pamahalaan pero lahat nito ay INIWAN NYA NA MAS MASAHOL MAS BULOK KAYSA NG ANG MGA ITO AY KANYANG DATNAN (without exception).  magaling siya sa batas pero ginamit lang nya para sa sariling kapakanan.  yung kanyang flagship na kompanya ng posporo ay nakakamangha.  ni wala nang gumagamit ng posporo ng ilangpung taon sa dami ng lighter na bumaha galing s tsina pero patuloy lang na nauubos ang kagubatan sa PH.  

    kailangang ipa-audit ang lahat ng mga kompanya, trusts, foundations at anumang ari-arian na nakakabit sa pangalan ni enrile at kanyang mga anak.  suriing mabuti at napakagaling ni enrile sa layering ng mga dummy corporations na nakaregistro sa buong mundo para maitago ang tunay na mayari ng kanyang mga corporasyon and i think he’s proud of how well he’s hidden his wealth.

    tulungan natin ang ating pamahalaan in its fight against ocrruption any way we can.  shine the light on all the anomalies you see.  SPEAK UP AND BE HEARD.  GOD BLESS.

  • Gold Lover

    PortIrene com lots of used car good to purchase cheaper good for filipino consumer why shut it down ????

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/RDDM5UQ45HLPPKM66KYEBCMTCE dave

      tamaaahhh

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/NXV3F6YUQWDOA4HPYOFN5F2N3U Danyel

    Kay ENRILE yan…..kaya nyo ba tibagin yan? Sige nga?

  • doncleo

     Kila Enrile yan na Port Irene at ang nagpapatakbo nyan ay yung asawa ni Katrina..dati hinamon pa ni Enrile ang Supreme Court tungkol sa kaso na yan,,smuggling naman talaga ginagawa nila eh….long overdue na talaga itong decision ng SC..kaya naman gusto ni JPE pumalit sa kanya si Jackie para patuloy ang proteksyon nila sa smuggling activities nilang pamilya…Oh, magmamalinis pa yan!!

    • Anqui

      Enrile has become a a VERY POWERFUL person…he can do what he wants and revered…very rich, because he knows how to play the game with  presidents from Marcos to Gloria.  He is now over 80 years old and his time is short.  All WEALTH he accumulated will be left behind to the vultures like how Marcos have done, and he could not do anything otherwise.  He is counting his days and his mistress, GIGI REYES have told him that, and it is why she left him now to be safe when he goes.

      • simondj

        yes, time is so short (lifetime) compared to earth, it is like a mist, you can see a little while and then vanish away.

    • Loggnat

      That is why the Angaras wants one for themselves in Aurora. A freeport that the Congress is still spending money on so the Angara family can run it like their own fiefdom as the Enriles do in Cagayan.

      • doncleo

        Ang sasama talaga nila. May they rest in peace!!

  • geminimind

    This is what we get when there’s a free port,smugglers always think it’s free anyway.Cars galore,smuggled guns inside engines and rewelded beams to deter detection.They don’t care much if this cars are sold but what they’re concerned about are precious stuff no one ever told.What could it be?still no one knows.Smugglers,friends and inspectors gather as one for a great cause and it’s all about the money as precious as gold.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/RDDM5UQ45HLPPKM66KYEBCMTCE dave

    So what are they going to do with these 8000++ cars…kikiluhin ba nila? Pabili naman!

  • Bengatibo

    For as long as they pay custom duties on imported cars, is it smuggling??? More revenues for Bureau of Customs di ba??? If they don’t pay custom duties, Customs can always impound the cars and sell it at an auction. Revenue pa rin di ba??? 

    • dirk_nowitzki

      agree! more revenue for Customs… more kurakot!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_4R3GZTGML26TV2VGS6RVHP2THM Fred

    Buti na lang may yag balls ang Supreme Court ngayon!
    Stop smuggling at Port Irene. Ipasara na yan! Ngayon na!
    Agad-agad!

  • txtman

    EVERYBODY KNOWS
     
    THAT ONCE
     
    YOU ARE A CUSTOMS WORKER
     
    YOU WILL BECOME
     
    A VERY RICH PERSON
     
    OH, TUMINO NA BA ANG CUSTOM?
     
    OF COARSE NOT
     
    IN YOUR DREAMS, KA INGGO!
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
    .
    .
     
     HELLLOOOOO?
     
    WAG NA TAYONG MAGLUKUHAN AT LALAYO PA
     
    SA MANILA NA LANG
     
    DAMI-DAMI, ARAW-ARAW MAY MGA SMUGGLINGS DYAN
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
    .
    .
     
    SA ZAMBOANGA NGA HINDI NILA MAGALAW-GALAW
     
    KASI NGA MGA TAKUSA SA MGA TAO DOON
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
     
    .
    .
     
    SA CEBU
     
    SA DAVAO
     
    SA SUBIC
     
    SA AURORA
    .
    .
     
    SUS, GUMAGA NA NAMAN MGA GALAMAY NI PENOY
     
    WALA NG GINAWA KONDI MANIRA NG MGA TAO
     
    EVERYDAY, MORE & MORE PINOYS
     
    CAN SEE THAT THIS GOVERNMENT OF PENOY IS SO CORRUPT
     
    KUNG PINANIWALA TAYO NOON SA VILLARROYO
     
    ITO NAMAN
     
    AQUINORROYO, ANG NUNO SA PASIG NA KAMBAL NI ARROYO
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
    .
    .
     
     ISANG DAANG MATUWID NA YUN PALA MAHILIG TUMUWAD!
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA
     
    YAN ANG CONDOM-NOMICS PENOY
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH
     
    USE YOUR BRAINS, CONDOMHEADS
     
    PITIFUL
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

    • bagongpnoi

      inappropriate…. i don’t think you are fair, please read more articles and then validate, also compare our situations before and now, economically. if you’ve been to cagayan, compare their progress 10 years ago, maybe you can name a few, but if you will compare the assets of the ENRILE’s….f&^%$# Sh*(!

    • kolambogan

      MAHIRAP SIRAAN ANG MGA DATI NG SIRA

  • whipnsaddle

    Tapos ang malilgayang araw ng matandang hukluban…

  • mangTASYO

    ok…better late than never!

  • DAMBUHALA

    LAGOT KYO MGA ENRILE, TAPOS NA MALILIGAYANG ARAW NIYO DIYAN SA STA ANA….. NATULDUKAN DIN ANG KALUKUHAN PINAGAGAWA NIYO..
     

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_IVLYKVJAHTAJNSYD2POTAV7JFI Ed

    hahahaha..sa wakas, mapapahinto na rin, sana ma implement talaga yan..Congratulation Sec. Mamba, alam naman ng lahat ng Cagayano na ikaw lang ang nmay lakas na loon na lumaban kay Enrile,  na hari ng Smugling, Jueting at Logging, sa totoo mga kababayan, puntahan nyo ang bayan ni Enrile at tingnan nyo kung may asenso. Yan Santa Ana na kun saan ang CEZA di naman nakikinabang ang LGU, yun online gambling, lahat ng pera dun sa Macao dumidiretso, hindi sa Pinas, kaya pati dapat imbestigahan….

    • payutenyodagimas

      hindi naman taga santa ana si enrile. dba sa gonzaga sya?

      • bagongpnoi

        ang alam ko taga Enrile sya hahahaha

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_IVLYKVJAHTAJNSYD2POTAV7JFI Ed

    isa, yun farm to market road na sinasabi nila,,,di totoo yun , yun na semento na daan, to Anguib Resort yun na pag aari nga mga Enrile, na yun lupa na yun inagaw nila sa mga katotobo, kaya nga galit mga taga Santa Ana dyan sa mga Enrile, kasi madaming lupa na kanilang inagaw, nasa mga pangalan nila o mga dummy nila at yan din ang gagawin ng mga Angara sa Aurora province, paano yan dalawa na yan na ATTY…magkasama at alam nila kung paano linlangin ang mga Pilipino….

    • R J

      Dont forget his un-finished Tower in AYALA AVENUE and Splendido Subdivisions in Tagaytay…..

  • al gero

    paaano na si manong jhonny? maawa kayo sa mababawas na yamna ni enrille, kailngan niyang kumampanya sa UNA, sila ang mga TRAPO ng bansa natin

  • edleon

    Yari na naman si Johnny…. it’s payback time….

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/OPAIIKNTTIYQE6EIT4TR4HYHSY CatsEye Me

    Hmmm…di lang mga kotse. What about yung bookies & all kinds of online gambling that is under CEZA? They front as BPOs daw pero in reality sugal pa rin ang pinatatakbo nila. And lahat nila na office sa Makati lang pwede (RCBC Plaza, PBCom…). See the connect??? Halos majority ng empleyado ng mga ito di pa pinoy pero intsik… Haaaay!!!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WIWYLFLU4LPKS7B2ZLLRVFKS3Y vir_a

    It’s too late. The smugglers are super rich already. 

    • bagongpnoi

      better late than never…… wake up pinoys…

  • payutenyodagimas

    sa tagal tagal na nasa posisyon si enrile kasama ng kanyang mga alipores, wala man lang nadala na EPZA sa cagayan nuong panahon ni Marcos para man lang may mga trabaho sana mga taga cagayan.  im sure, if an EPZA would have been built in there, a vibrant city would have been an outcome.

    pero wla man lang foresight si enrile to help his kababayans. dont know why cagayanos fail to see this. Baguio has one, Cebu has one, Cavite and Bataan has one each that started their industrialization and urbanization but Region 1 and Regions 2 where the power wielders came from never had the foresight to build one or two or three.

    dont know why and cant understand also why people in these regions idolize the marcoses and enriles and yet they never cared for them

  • kruger

    A freeport is an area where smugglers roam free….

  • lolo_Jose

    ANIMAL!!! Lahat na lang ng pagkakaperahan ng ILLEGAL, me kamay ang HUNGHANG
    na si ENRILE ? Ala na ba siyang kabusugan? Si LOLONG nga nga napakalaking
    BUWAYA na pero pag busog tumitigil sa paglamon pero si ENRILE ala atang kabusugan
    sa pagka GUTOM SA PERA..Ala naman siyang madadala sa hukay pag natigok ang
    matandang ganid!!! NO TO ENRILE!! NO TO ESTRADA!! NO TO BINAY!! NO TO UNA!!!

  • tata_boy

    Tapos na ang maliligayang araw ni Manong JPE.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/AOJRPOW3T22ADLX6V64J6MC6BI JoseG

    Baliw lang ang boboto kay Jackie Enrile….o mga tauhan ni JPE.  Kapag nanalo ang mga UNA candidates, wala na talagang pag-asang umunlad ang Pilipinas !!!!!
     

  • basyong

    tapos ang maliligayang araw ni senatong tanda enrile.sisipain sa senado at matatapos na ang kalibre niyang magsmuggle ng mga napakamahal na sasakyan.dapat ikalaboso sa munti ang mga yan pati yung anak.

  • Lapu Lapu

    Port Irene is a brain child of JPE.

    The purpose was smuggle anything and everything with impunity.

    • http://www.facebook.com/people/Abdul-Rashid/100004367910013 Abdul Rashid

       Do we have Angara developing economic processing zone somewhere in Aurora din. Nako! Syndicated smmugling na ang ginagawa nitong mga senador natin. Sino kaya ang matino dyaan. Kawawa ang Pinas. Itong mga Senadores mag pakita lang ng show sa senado that they are working kuno, sa likud pala ay billiong billion na ang tangay. Nako po! Kawawa ang Pinoy. Namumuhay nalang sa ibang bansa para mabubuhay ang pamilya, itong mga government official ay naging master na ng corruption baga.

  • carlcid

    The wheel of fortune now has the Enriles eating dirt! Ganun lang ang buhay!

  • pilosopo4

    Gusto ko hapi kami sa Cagayan..

  • kalikasanipagtanggol

    Hmmmmmmmm! sino nga ba yung senador na taga cagayan?……….nakakapagpautang ng P37M nuong panahon pa ni mahoma…..josko libu-libo na yun ngayon!

  • http://backpackingwriter.com/ Rj Nieto

    Hindi ba kay Enrile ang lugar na ‘to?

    • http://www.facebook.com/people/Abdul-Rashid/100004367910013 Abdul Rashid

      Sta Ana ay full control ni Manong yan. Walang iba makapasok dyan. Kaya klarong klaro ang involvement ni Manong. Bitiw kana Manong?

  • Ed Molina

    lagot kayo kay manong johnny, manggagalaiti na naman yon. gusto pa naman nya lagi happy sya.

    • Armandygo

      We have to support the likes of Manuel Mamba, very  very few people  may lakas ng loob na sumagupa  giants of Philippine politics…. Enrile, Estrada..etc  Its time na mawala na tong mga taong ito sa political scenario ng Pilipinas, Hanggang nandyan yan hindi aasenso ang bayan nating Mahal.

      • http://www.facebook.com/people/Abdul-Rashid/100004367910013 Abdul Rashid

         If MAMBA gets an oportunity maging mamba din yan. Mi lahing ahas yang mamba kasi. Black Mamba?

      • Armandygo

        Ha Ha, I dont know this Mamba personally, just read his name in the news. Pero bihira ang taong sasagupa at magbibigay ng press release against the Enriles, eh, lahat ata ng tao sa Pilipinas takot kay enrile pati na mga kapwa nya senators maliban sa mga ilan like Cayetano at mga ilan. Dapat lumantad na kayo para maalis ang mga the devil’s of the devils in Philippine politics.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_SC573R5VTMJ6ISRH635DJ2XVLI San

    Meron ba retroactive effect ito sa mga nakabili na ng sasakyan na nanggaling sa Port Irene, yun mga “B” Plates?  additional taxes?

  • Pert Cabatana

    call a spade a spade. It’s smuggling with impunity protected by regulatory capture achieved through extreme legalism employed by dynastic politicians. Mga kababayan: no more dynastic politicians: no more Enrile, no more Binay, no more Estrade, no more Garcia, etc.

  • disqus_EWrSdjV1nv

    ayus! time to corner manong johnny!!! nakaw na yaman din!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Abdul-Rashid/100004367910013 Abdul Rashid

    Puede matanong if Enrile is not involved in any way possible. This is the reason why he does not want to lwt go of power. Pambihira naman ito si Manong. Mamimigay pa ng pera, akala mo sa kanya, eh short change lang pala sa MOOE. Whaaaaa!

  • gudwil2all

    juan, alam kong nagbabasa ka ng mga comments dito
    your past is catching up with you

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UARTQ67N5L6UUO6TPEWXU7NMOY Iceman

       nagbabasa talaga yun sinabi nya yun sa interview sa kanya during impeachment kaya tinira nya yung inquirer na sinisiraan daw sya

  • marivon

     Galit si Jackie, baka mawalan ng pondo sa campaign machinery niya.

    • http://www.facebook.com/people/Klein-Mo/1764894963 Klein Mo

      nalikom na niya

  • Love God

    MOCKERY OF JUSTICE

    Look at these two scenario and compare:

    1. A poor man out of hunger may steal or snatch a bread/coin. 

    Consequences: He will be hand cuffed and paraded as a thief and sent to jail;

    2. A politician / Public official caught stealing millions or billions public money;

    Consequences: Take a flight abroad and come back after the elections. Or Take a wheelchair and admit yourself in a luxury hospital. Or invoke Aguinaldo Doctrine. Call it a political harassment. Or join the ruling party and apply for Presidential pardon. In case nothing is working, share your loot or bribe the judge.

    For case no. 2: Above Case is dismissed for lack of evidence.

  • Alejandro Canda

    ANG MGA ENRILE ANG PROTECTOR SA SMUGGLERS KAYA DAPAT LANG MANANAGOT SILA DITO. NO SURPRISE BECAUSE PORT IRENE IS CONSIDERED PRIVATE PROPERTY OF THE ENRILES.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_XALR35ENV2XKV327BZGZ7Q5Z5Q Ernesto

    your time will come to an end .you will face your creator and will be judged.

  • wakats

    It seems everybody is still afraid of the enrile’s tentacles despite the SC ruling that put a stop on the “virtual smuggling” in Port Irene. 

    If the customs chief won’t make a move to collect millions of taxes on the importation of new and used-vehicles in the CSEZF of enrile, whose billion-peso development was funded by the government, then Pinoys can say “to hell with daang matuwid”

    Just like the movie “who’s afraid of virginia woolf” the current cabinet of PNoy seems nervous to face enrile in a manner that Mike Tyson, in his heydays, used to apply the “fear factor” to his opponents that enabled mike to KO them in the early rounds.

    Apo johnny’s terms end in 2016 and if jackie will make it to the senate this coming May, the UNA will likely rule the country until 2026.

    PLEASE DON’T VOTE FOR ALL UNA CANDIDATES – AND SAVE THE COUNTRY…. 

  • kismaytami

    Hindi happy ang retirement ni tandang enrile… Karma.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/KGP2T32B4FOALC5YW7CDCWLB6A Gelo L

    what now johnny and jackie?

  • PH2011

    JPE virtually owned CSEZP – Port Irene.

    Angara virtually owned APECO.

    They created it, draft, lobbied and approved.

    SC decision is vital, but the real problem is the enforcement.

    Well, the solution was already published in this article, it depend
    on BOC and LTO-LTFRB. They are the enforcement agencies involve on these
    illegal transactions.

    Biazon and Jacob, are the men to watch.

     

    • wakats

      if they have the guts to implement the law!!!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/VMIIFNNQOJFHJYBM5JVLFLHY2E Ronald

    E yung mga KAHOY SA BAHAY NYO? san ba galing yan? kung walang kahoy wala kayong bahay! JPE

  • GustoKoHappyKa

    kanya kanya ng labasan ng kotse yan hahahaha

  • basyong

    tandang enriles and the killer s son jack s happy days are over.every evil things will come to an end.why so long? because marunong bumalimbing ang matandang hukluban.basta ligtas yung mga pinagnanakaw niya akala niya wala ng katapusan.mali tanda merong katapusan ang lahat at yaan ay ang mga pinagnanakaw mo at ang susunod katapusan na ng buhay mo patungo kay satanas

  • Odnalor Larguia

    teka muna bili muna ako ng isang unit na porsche carrera…sayang…medyu mura…wait

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_FDZ3M7AR7U2MNOU2RJGEWI3BLU zedle

    Tapos na ang raket at sindikato ni Manong Johnny at Jackie Enrile. Tama na kayong mag-ama. Sobra na kayo talaga.  Mga suwapang

    • $33680178

      Matagal ng busog.

    • duviz7533

      dito din inilagay si inky reyes ex ni gigi…malamang kumikita siya dito ng husto kaya…di bale ng torototin basta may datung na dumarating

  • Simon Ward

    My observations:

    1) It is absurd to ban imports of used vehicles.

    2) When it was done legally, import duties on used vehicles were insanely high, even for personal vehicles which the owner had no intention of reselling.

    3) 1 & 2 inevitably lead to smuggling.

    4) Solution: Legalise it again, and make the import duties reasonable. Simple.

  • Fulpol

    used cars should benefit the middle and lower middle class who can’t afford to buy brand new car or didn’t qualify for car loan issued by banks…

    cheaper and of course, the quality is still good.. if i am not mistaken, cars coming from Japan was used only for 3 to 5 years… that is still in very good condition…

    but what types of cars they are importing? luxury cars… they sell it high, only the upper class can afford to buy it…

    so upper class can get it cheap accdg to their status, less tax even no tax…

    ang saya saya nila…

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UWISP2YXGDQ7K2SIX2GI37B2EI Darwin

    Si ENRILE lang ang kumita jan? Sarili ba nya yang Port Irene? Bakit parang for hte longest time nakakabit sa pangalan nila ang Port Irene????

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WJX5I5FJL52QCZDUKDNWOTIZHQ Lateralus

       ang mga enrile ang may pakana kung bakit nagkaron ng CSEZF, legal cover yan for smuggling, kaya happy sila…

    • wakats

      It was enrile who crafted, sponsored and followed-up the bill, including the annual billion-peso development fund during gma’s time

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/YQRDASE2HXIZ6R4QQ7LETHJTS4 Arvin

    This is how Senator Enrile’s and son jackie whose running for Senatorial at UNA is barking of tuwid na daan…..ni hindi nga nila ito nabigyan ng investigations sa senate o congress

    ngayon sabihin ninyo sa mga tao…are you clean……kaya ayoko bomoto sa kanila

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_5STEU22AD7YRHQSB6RE56ZDSYA J

    Port Irene today then Port Angara-Aurora is next na lulusutan ng mga yan.

  • Yobhtron

    Sana kunin na ni Satanas si JPE para naman mabawasan ang karumal-dumal na korapsiyon sa Pilipinas.  Isunod na rin si Estrada at si Binay.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UWISP2YXGDQ7K2SIX2GI37B2EI Darwin

      Sadyang matagal mamatay ang mga masasamang damo.

      • santosboi

        tama!

  • bugoybanggers

    iyan ang mahirap sa mahihirap na mga PINOY, nakontento na lang sa mga CARNAP at mga pinaglumaang KOTSE ng mga kalapit bansa. Kaya tuloy nababansagan tayong 2nd Class Citizen. Kawawa naman, kaya wag na kasing mag mayabang kesyo nagkakotse eh BULOK at Second hand naman pala. Mga LTO/ LTFRB hayan na ang mga ipaparegister ng mga mahihirap na mga PINOY, pag bigyan na ninyo para may maipagmalaki sa ibang bansa na kamo may magagarang kotse naman pala sa PILIPINAS.

  • pinoypower

    Take note that the Executive Order was signed by GMA. During her time car smugggling in Subic and Port Irene were rampant. Kay FG ang Subic, kay JPE ang Cagayan. Yan ang mga alegasyon, kung ano ang totoo bahala na kayo.

    • boldyak

      “He was reacting to reports that the Supreme Court had declared that the ban on imported used vehicles, as imposed by EO 156 issued in 2002 by then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, also covered vehicle imports made through the Cagayan free port.”….kung kay FG ang subic, bakit may EO156?…parang contradicting…hahaha…

      • redsnow

        ” Gusto ko corrupt ka !!!! para happy tayu ”      hahahhahahahahahhha Manong

  • Andres_Bagumbayan

    Mukhang hindi lamang si Enrile ang nakikinabang dito…Kung nuon ay may FG ngayon ay may alingasngas na bayaw ng hari na kumokontrol dito!!! Hindi lang matukoy kung ito ba ay kabiyak ni Ballsy o Pinky????

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_BL2GYU35SO6HTJUEAUTXS3QFYM George Lapulapu

    Di ba dito nag work as Director ang asawa ni Gigi na Chief of Staff ni Enrile?

    gusto ni JPE happy sila!!!

  • AnastacioMamaril

    Kay Manong yang Port Irene. Siya naglakad para maging smuggling zone..este special economic zone pala.

  • wilfel

    It is JPE business. He have Gigi’s former husband worked there so he can have Gigi for himself. I think it is also where his Son-in-Law work too.

  • disqus_F7NxgCOapC

    Bawas kita si JPE sa desisyon na yan!!!
     

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_3TWVIBNBHJIBKXLUC5IT2JYM5E Harry

    How did the smugglers laundered their money? Somebody must assist the AMLC.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/UZMYIL5FXLVIHRZXBQGONZS6U4 Jhune

    Why not legalized the importation of used cars as long as they are paying the right tax? 

    • ever green

      affected ang mga may local manufacturing plants dito sa PInas. That’s why the EO was issued in the first place. 
      Agree ako sa suggestion mo provided, the tax should be higher than new cars kasi, dapat din i consider ung environmental impact ng mga mas lumang cars.

  • Pogi=”No To Political Dynasty”

    Kawawang Pinas ilang taon na nag smuggler ang angkan ni Enrile sa Cagayan ngayon lang pinatigil ng Supreme Court na parang walang nangyari. Kawawa naman ang mga lehitimong negosyante ng mga sasakyan. Iyan ang malinaw na Economic Sabotage.

  • ever green

    Hahaha…kasama kasi si JPE sa pagtanggal kay Corona noon. Kaya ang SC medyo gaganti ng kaunti…….

  • http://www.facebook.com/simoun.magaalahas.10 Simoun Magaalahas

    May basbas iyan ni Manong johnny kasi sa private pier niya nanggagaling ang mga smuggle na mga brand new at segunda manong luxury car diyan din dumadaong ang mga illegal na intsik na umuubos ng yamang mineral natin at mga pasugalan, bakit hindi ninyo subukan pumunta sa cagayan puro mga instik at pasugalan ang mga empleyado mga instsik na hindi marunong magtagalog at ingles..

  • kilabot

    problem is implementation. 
    boc under biazon cannot do it. it has not even met its target collection since biazon’s appointment. 
    lto cannot even solve the existence of colorum public transportation. can’t expect to implement this. 
    this means the smugglers will continue to have happy days ahead.

  • lakayamaya

    Port irene was created for a good purpose. smuggling is illegal and it is the job of government to eradicate. suma tutal, blame government not only enrile.

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/UARTQ67N5L6UUO6TPEWXU7NMOY Iceman

       that’s why he put his self in power so that he can manipulate the government to favor his business.

  • Sinugba

    Port Irene…equals…Enriles. Nothing happens in Cagayan without their blessings. And this only shows that their primary goal is to enrich themselves without regards to the great harm their activites do to the Philippine economy.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_5UOZM4PWIDKO7G64HL3PPMXUTM Constantine

      Of course the head of Port Irene is the hubby of Katrina Ponce Enrile (yap the very same Katrina of the Alfie Anido fame). This hubby of Katrina Ponce Enrile even appeared in the Senate defending the illegal importation of vehicles at the Port Irene. This hubby of Katrina looks like a Caucasian but had a hard time explaining himself in English. 

  • MrJoseRizal

    Port Irene was created primarily for Smuggling
    CEZA was created primarily to bypass PAGCOR and give out online gambling licenses
    Gusto ni Manong Enrile happy kayong lahat

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_UWISP2YXGDQ7K2SIX2GI37B2EI Darwin

    Politicians who claim they were placed their by the people know very well they either bought the position or cheated their way to the position. That’s why its blood bioling to hear sacked politicians saying only the people can make them leave the office, implying that only through people power could they be led to vacating the throne.

  • axe musk

    MATAGAL NA PO ITO…. MADAMI NA YUMAMAN SA ANGKAN NI ENRILE… A deeper and thorough investigation with this rampant smuggling in Sta. Ana Cagayan as THIS WAS OPERATED BY THE FAMILY AND RELATIVES OF SENATE PRESIDENT JUAN PONCE ENRILE…. AND OF COURSE PROTECTED BY THE SAME SENATOR… SENATOR ALLAN PETER CAYETANO, BAKA PO GUSTO NYO NARIN I-CHECK ITO, KC WALA PONG MAY GUSTO NA BANGGAIN SI J.P.E…. ENRILE WAS ALSO THE SAME GUY WHO DID THE DEGRADATION OF SIERRA MADRE AND CARABALLO MOUNTAINS IN CAGAYAN VALLEY, BY HIS ILLEGAL LOGGING ANG “POSPORO” BUSINESS… KAHIT PO YUNG PINAKA MALIIT NA SANGA NG PINUTOL NA KAHOY PINAPAKINABANGAN NYA…KAYA KAHIT PO MALIIT NA KAHOY UBOS DIN SA KANYA….
    ENRILE IS ONE “BIG” HYPOCRITE IN OUR COUNTRY…..

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_U62PHGMKO4RK7BLMC4ACA4EG5A EREC

      TOTOO yan….. NAKADAMI NAYAN SI SENATE PRESIDENT JUAN PONCE ENRILE SIMULA PA NUONG DIKTADOR NA MARCOS…..KAYA TINGNAN NINYO WALA NANG PUNONG KAHOY KAGUBATAN NATIN DAHIL ISA SIYANG NAKINABANG DITO……..SIMULA BATA PA AKO ..MINISTER OF DEFENCE SI JPE NI DIKTADOR MARCOS…ANG naglalakihang troso humihinto sa tapat ng munisipyo.

    • Ganymede

      Enrile to Cayetano: “E yun kahoy?… San nanggaling?”

      • magiting78

        Cayetano eh saan po galing yung kahoy?????-…..Enrile e di saan pa sa illegal logging ko s samar lolz

    • D3marketers

      Ala rin mangyayari bro kung si Sen Cayetano ang aatasan mo mag-imbestiga tungkol dyan sa rampant illegal logging coz sasabit din sya sa bandang huli. The senate committee that will be tasked to investigate will eventually find out kung saan napunta yong kahoy;))))

  • linobog

    Manong Johnny…bakiitttttttttttttttttttttttttt sinungaling kaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa???????

    • magiting78

      KASI MARAMI AKO PERAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA…LOLZ

      • nobadi

        AT MALAKASSSSSSSSSSSSSSS  ANG INPLUWENSYAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHEHEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

  • Jim De Garman

    port Irene.. business enterprise of Enrile’s

    • RomyLitz

      This word “Irene”, put one letter “L” and you have Enrile !!!! That’s Enrile’s port…Hindi pa kasali ang “kahoy” dyan ??

  • Ganymede

    If this is declared illegal by the SC. Then the companies should give to the government the uncollected retroactive taxes plus interest and fine.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/SYG36KOOLRY47VA3ICPJJ5CQTQ ADD

    Matagal na itong smuggling ng Used Cars dyan sa Port Enrile. Hindi lang maimbistigahan ng Sanado at Kongresso kasi malakas si Manong Kawatan sa gobyerno.

    Tapos sasabihin ni Manong Kawatan na lahat ng pera nya galing sa law practice nya, UL0L mo, hinihintay ka na ni Taning sa baba, subukan mo daw kung kaya mong bilugin ang ulo ni Taning.
     
    Tignan natin kung sino ang mag lalakas loob na paimbistigahan itong katiwalian na ito sa Port Enrile.

    Kaya pla gusto tumakbo ni Junior Manong Killer sa Senado para tuloy tuloy ang komisyon at kickback dyn sa Port Enrile.

    Tsk, tsk, tsk, ang bobobo ng mga tga Cagayan, hinayaan nila ung Pamilyang Walang Kwenta mag hari-harian sa kanila.

    • RomyLitz

      Hndi pa kasali ang “KAHOY” dyan na ginamit ni Cayetano !!

    • barako22

      kung talagang nanggaling sa law practice un yaman ni enrile bakit hindi tingnan kung nagbabayad ng tamang buwis sa saln si enrile.

    • observer1356

      tanong lang:

      “totoo bang may private Casino dyan sa Cagayan na ang mga clientele ay mga Chinese, flown directly from the mainland? narinig ko lang naman ito sa mga kwento-kwento.. baka naman kwentong-kutsero lang ito…

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/AND7MQ5FERICDOIAUW56RYT45A tower_of_power

      Ang kaperahan ni Enrile ay galing lahat sa LOW PRACTICES niya as in UNDER THE TABLE ETC … kung straight kang law practitioner hindi ka kikita ng bilyones!!!

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    Senator Enrile gives out public money to senators

    Enrile gave a whopping bonus of 1.6 million pesos each to 18 senators last Christmas. It is interesting to note that rather than hand over unused funds back to the treasury, Enrile saw it fit to distribute the so-called “savings” to Senate employees as a personal gift. According to the same report, even drivers and security personnel in the senate got bonuses ranging from 50,000.00 to 120,000.00 pesos.

    • RomyLitz

      Kawawa si Atong his loot is just a drop in the bucket compared to Johnny’s Billions , the Chief Impeacher of Corona !! he he he

  • ztefertilizerscam10

     Aug 28,1987 rebellion

    Juan Ponce Enrile charged with involvement in the bloody military rebellion on  Aug 28,1987  that left at least nine people dead.

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    http://wwwdotgmanetworkdotcom/news/video/26186/24oras/used-vehicles-imported-through-port-irene-in-cagayan

    change the dot

    2008: Enrile smuggling in Cagayan;

     Pajeros, BMWs
    During the first four months of the year 2008 alone, 1,773 units, including Mitsubishi Pajeros and BMW Z3s, were shipped into Port Irene

    • RomyLitz

      Assuming each car is priced at 5 Million peos, that’s cool 8.5 BILLION Pesos !!! Atong’s money of 88 milllion pesos is just ONE PERCENT (1%)  of that !!

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    “The Chicago Tribune reported 15
    years ago that Enrile’s wife Cristina walked out on him in January 1998 
    after charging adultery.  The Tribune also reported that the “other woman
    “ was Gigi Gonzales-Reyes, Enrile’s chief of staff,  about 30 years
    his junior.”

  • nobadi

    malaking ? mark yan kay lolo johnny…..

  • RomyLitz

    This is Juan and Gigi’s turf importing 1,000 units of iported cars monthly basis…

  • ztefertilizerscam10

    Enrile’s only son Jackie Enrile was a notorious killer who killed several people including alfie anido.
     Let us also not forget about Tito Sotto’s involvement in the Pepsi Paloma and Guada Guarin 1982 rape scandal. 

  • RomyLitz

    Sexy Midas and Atong has only 88 million pesos , multiply that by 100, that’s Enrile’s take every year…Kawawa si Atong this 88 million takes almost a lifetime !!!

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_3TWVIBNBHJIBKXLUC5IT2JYM5E Harry

    “We will issue a press statement, including relevant data, as soon as we receive the [Supreme Court] decision and after our lawyers [have] studied it,” said Nilo Aldeguer, CSEZF senior deputy administrator.

    No mention of that he will abide by the SC decision.

  • 1GeorgeTolentino2

    Lilipat lang yan sa fiefdom ni Enrile protege and wannabe Edgardo Angara. Kaya nga ipinagpipilitan ang APECO sa Aurora. Ang nga-file ng Bill to create the Aurora Pacific Economic Dev’t. Zone ang Kapatid (Rep. Bella Angara) nag co-sponsor Anak (Rep Angarara, jr.) ang nag file ng Senate version, tatay (Sen. Angara Sr.). Ang resulta kaharian ng mga Angara na pinopondohan natin ng halos P4B annually!

    • observer1356

       baka may koneksyon din sa BENHAM RISE??

      Environment Secretary Ramon Jesus Paje said on Monday (August 15, 2011): “Benham Rise was found off the coast of Aurora province, Northeastern part of Luzon Island and is part of the Philippine continental shelf and its 200 Nautical Mile Exclusive Economic Zone…”

      “Paje said the undersea region, called Benham Rise, could turn the Philippines into a natural gas exporter because of the area’s huge methane deposits.”

      not that farfetched possibility: APECO seems to be preparing well ahead for the future – on becoming the main beneficiary of the vast natural resources lying below Benham Rise…

  • caloyski65

    HAYAAN NYO LANG SILA MAGPASASA SA KANILANG ILLEGAL NA GAWAIN……MAMAMATAY DIN ANG MGA YAN…..AND THEY WILL ALL BURN IN HELL…..KAHIT BILYON PA ANG PERA NG MGA YAN EH DI NYAN MASUHULAN SI SATANAS….SAMA SAMA SILA NI MACOY, SI VER, AT YUNG MGA KATULAD NILA…HA! HA! HA! HA! HA!

    • observer1356

       OOPS… PAANO NA LANG KUNG SI SAN PEDRO ANG MASUHULAN?? HE HE HE

  • AllinLawisFair

    Senate President Enrile was once Commissioner of the Bureau of Customs during the time of Marcos. As such he knows the intricacies of customs laws, how to enforce them, and most of all, he  is well accustomed of their leeways and how to use them for his own personal advantage. No wonder why he became obscenely rich. 

    The creation of the Cagayan Special Economic Zone and Free Port (CSEZFP) was definitely his idea. He knows that there are enough rich Filipinos whose hunger for imported luxury cars must be satisfied, that they would pay any price to own one. The price would be a lot lower than what   the buyers of these imported luxury vehicles have to pay through legal channels where they would be asked to pay all the necessary duties and taxes.

    This luxury car smuggling is a lucrative business and Enrile knows that. That is also the reason why he has always kept a “good working relationship” with any president after 1986 other than the late former President Cory Aquino whom he tried to unseat seven times with the help of his boys in the military. He have long wanted to be this country’s president himself by hook or by crook. Thanks God his crooked machinations did not succeed.

    We wonder now if that “good working relationship” with President Noynoy Aquino would stay intact after the president, through Presidential Legislative Liaison Officer Manuel Mamba enforces Executive Order No. 156 which was enforced by the Supreme Court ruling that declared the executive order as constitutional.

    The President cannot, and we believe he will not try to influence the Supreme Court lest he be accused of meddling in the affairs of a co-equal branch of government.

    Enrile also knows fully well that he is not immortal. At his advanced age, he knows that his time is running out. That is why he is grooming his only son to higher office. We are sure that he has already built up a chain of connections among his loyal followers and friends (whose loyalty we presumed are cemented by dossiers which would keep them beholden to his son), who have sworn to support the younger Enrile who is now running for the Senate.

    The problem is that he does not have the intelligence of the elder Enrile, nor his clout no matter what those dossiers may reveal about his father’s allies. But as I say, this dossier is only a conjecture, but a possibility nonetheless.

  • doublecross

    kasabwut d2 si enrile…itaga mo sa bato!

  • tata_boy

    Dito ba sa Port Irene nakadestino iyong ex ni madam Gigi? he-he-he, tingnan mo nga naman ang nagagawa ng salapi.

  • Ari Putan

    Enrile loves Gigi….
    Gigi loves money…
    Love of money is evil..
    Therefore, Gigi is evil.. and enrile loves evil…all evils… hehehe..

    • redsnow

      hahhaahhah   Lapit na sila magkasama dahil 88 na si Manong bihira nang maabut yan sa 100 years old 

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/C6JNBSASOMJPKK63TBJUYCVWXQ Emman

    marcos….ver…….enrile…….binay……..chavit………ramos………crisologo……….what do they have in common………………?……………………dapat ng kunin ng gobyerno ang port irene nayan bago pa maging port gigi

    • http://profile.yahoo.com/W6PX5DQ7YX5WG2N7NMC3GIRQLQ peter

      dapat gawin nalang PORT NINOY OR CORY.

      • UrHONOR

        PORT TANGNA ng mga enrile. 

  • Simon Ward

    Attacks on Enrile, and smuggling in general, need to be balanced with a critical review of the garbage law that is EO 156. I’m pretty sure there were backhanders flying around, and/or strong-arm tactics being employed by local auto makers when it was announced, and the result was a very poor law that was bound to lead to trouble.

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/W6PX5DQ7YX5WG2N7NMC3GIRQLQ peter

    pinakamamahal dyan na sasakyan1million plus. alam ko dahail taga roon ako.

    • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_D3LDMMAKC6UDQLDVFP2DGSJBXY Jezzrel

      ang pinakamura?

  • UrHONOR

    >>>SC stops ‘virtual car smuggling’ at Port Irene<<<

    THERE should be a THOROUGH VIRTUAL INVESTIGATION on this shenanigan!  And if found guilty, the perpetrators should be VIRTUALLY PUNISHED and IMPRISONED.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_DW6BGROQXWCP4SYTWCXNPGD37Y Jose Escalora

    James Kocher…

  • Komen To

    Technical smuggling, I heard of that long ago, rumors pointing to duty free shops in Clark and . What else is new? If PNoy DAANG MATUWID can correct or remove this, then good for the country. Otherwise, it will all be just like the big brouhaha in the Senate

  • NoWorryBHappy

    BAKIT NGAYON LANG ???
    Matagal na itong nangyayari !!!
    Enrile, the local political dynasties and their military cohorts are
    all participants in the wholesale CORRUPTION. 

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_MZOKC6X7Q52Z4E5VLYNB7GF72Y Kaloy

    Hindi ba diyan inilagay ni Enrile ang asawa ni Gigi Reyes para palagi siya sa Cagayan. Pagkatapos sabi ni manong kay Gigi “Gusto ko masaya ka at ako palagi.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_CRBW2RJR4WNWVIDZVSCLFQK4KQ Spike

    SAbi ni Jackie Enrile wala daw pruweba na may smuggling sa Cagayan

    U LO L   G AG  O  anong tawag mo duon sa litrato na yan  ??????

    SAY NO TO UNA
    SAY NO TO POLITICAL DYNASTIES
    SAY NO TO JACKIE ENRILE

  • doublecross

    sino ba anhg GODfather d2……ENRILE!

  • indiosbravos2002

    Enrile’s contributions to Philippine society

    Martial Law mastermind
    Coup D’etat Financer
    illegal Logging operator in Samar
    Smuggling in Cagayan
    Camarines Sur province division

    Tama na Manong! Alis ka na sa Senado.

  • wvillaro822

    Indio2002 you got it right, nobody else but Enrile for a very long time.

  • AlexanderAmproz

    Port Irene is JPE son in law business,

    as JPE is the country King, Pinoy’s aren’t citizen but subject !

    Shut up and move forward or he kill to satisfy his unlimited money thirst.

    The Pilipino Carabao’s only right is to give milk and shut up till to be extinct.

    A slavery law to please the temporals and seculars, the Clergy and alter ego Plutocracy !

  • w4d

    Nanginginid si satanas, nadadagdagan ang kasalanan ng papalit sa kanya bilang hari ng impyerno…LOL..

  • AlexanderAmproz

    In any other country, Manong Johnny 

    will have been hang by the balls since long,

    and his assets sequestered

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/4SPOPRBFNMNW6QPLHMEO23N22M Ildz

    delikado ang filipinas pag si binay ang manalong pres sa 2016.lahat ng ,mga kurakot mag sama sama enrile,estrada @ mga garcia sa cebu. sana lord kailangan namin ang inyong gabay.pra ang mga botanti matutu sanang bomoto ng matino na leader kagaya ni noynoy.dahil kung magkmali na naman tau.ang tinatamasa natin ngaun pag unlad ay mahahatak na naman pabababa.dhil ang namumuno ay UNA SA  CORRUPTION.SO PLEASE DON’T VOTE UNA!!!!!!

  • epros

    Yan ang gusto ni manong johnny!!!!

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/4XVVCOAZXYTPN2X3IPFCFDSKFM Melvin

    Lolong Johnny be careful… Makipaglaro ka na lang sa mga apo mo. Magretiro ka na. Alam kong masakit sa puso kapag iniwan ng girl friend pero ganyan talaga ang buhay. Hindi ka naman pababayaan ng lord mo…

  • wazgoingon

    What took the SC so long is coming out with this decision?  Was Atong Corona blocking it while he was still the Chief Justice? Of course, JPE, played a major role in preventing the SC from coming out with the right decision. I recall that in a Senate hearing, JPE even had harsh words for officials of car distributors in the country, who had been vocal against the continued “smuggling” of used cars through Port Irene.

    • Lolo_Basyong

      Paalala ko lang — si GMA ang naglabas ng EO banning used-car importation.  So, bakit iba-block ni Corona?  Malakas lang talaga ang impluwensiya ng mga ‘Hari ng Cagayan”.  That is, until they went against Malacanang’s wishes on the RH and sin tax bills.  Hehehehehe…  

  • wilFired

    Of couse JFE denied everything, Illegal logging,illegal importations and curroptions and who knows illegal drugs, illegal gambling and where palparan and lacson hide,

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/YUPTR74K53VYUNARYFMWLOI67M Michaelangelo

    Naku pano yan? Dyan ko pa naman gusto magtingin ng Acura Integra, Mitsu Evolution, o kaya Scion?!? Hehe..

  • JK1000

    Itong si Juan Ponce Enrile kapag nagsalita akala mo wala siyang “kasalanan sa bayan”, nagmamaalinis pero yumaman din noon panahon ni Marcos. Ang familia ni enrile ang “bully” sa port irene alam ng lahat ng mga taga Cagayan yan. Sina Honasan at ang mga kasama nila sa RAM na laging nag coup de e’tat noon panahon ni Tita Cory ay mga yumaman din ang mga walang kaluluwa sa kaba ng bayan. Ang mga anak ni Juan na sina Jack at Kristina ay may mga imvestments sa port irene.  Kaya iyong sina Ping Lacson, Tito Sotto ay gusto din makisawsaw para kumita kaya ganun sila nagpapa sipsip kay Juan. Noon panahon ni Marcos nalaman nina berdugong Fabian Ver na nagpupus;it ng mga armas ang RAM sa Cagayan para ibagsak si Marcos. Noon nag coup de e’tat si Honasan laban kay Cory at GMA ay sa Cagayan siya nagtago.

  • http://twitter.com/Negastarr NegaStarr

    Goodbye, Aurora Pacific Ecozone !

  • zeroko

    He he he. Finally the Court has come to its right senses and decide in favor of what is right. He heh e. Nakakahiya! First is the P1.6 million MOOE, now, the closure of the CSEZF! dAPAT LANG, ANO KAYO, HILO. KALA KASI NI AMOY LUPA, PWEDE PA ANG MARTIAL LAW. HE HE HE. 

    Sorry for you old goat, you will retire not as an icon but what not to be. Lady luck has run out of you.. kawawa naman. After all these years, timing na timing ang pagkablunder niya. Mantakin mo, he was a star in the CJ Corona, then he was videod on his autobiography. Tapos, hindi lang yan, how about the dirty rumor of his assistant lawyer? Para bang hell broke loose. Binagsakan ng langit and ulo niya. From Icon to infamous. Kawawa ka naman sir.

    • zeroko

      On the second thought, paano naman ang mga victims of the Martial Law? Hindi yata biro ang tuhugin ang puwit mo parang barbecue o kaya water treatment kung saan lalagyan ka ng tuwalya at unti unting bubuhusan ka ng tubig. Paghinga mo, tubig ang papasok sa ilong mo. Tapos ang water treatment din, tulo patak ng  patak ang tubig sa ulo mong nakatali, after 24 hours, parang palo na ng martilyo ang effect. May electrocution  at iba pang pahirap. Pag patay ka na, pakain Ka sa buaya. He ehe Joke lang. Napanood ko lang kasi sa sine yan.

      Kaya lang paano naman ang mga na salvage dito sa Metro Manila. Ba, masking tape ang bibig at mukha mo tapos papakuan ka ng 4 inches direct to your skull. Then, after you die, they will cut your bodies. One for the head, the other turso, tapos may paa pa!  

  • http://profile.yahoo.com/BCY2VSF2LOEPBM4EMX4QMQTKGM Marcus David

    2nd hand car dealers in Cagayan will die a natural death just like in subic

  • joshua kings

    hawa naman ang report na ito; kuang sa pinakamahalagang sangkap:
    dapat ininterbyu niya si jackie and his dad, johnny, para naging makabuluhan sana ang report niyang ito..mga hari ng cagayan…

  • disqus_EWrSdjV1nv

    open bank accounts of enrile up to the 10th degree of consanguinity, then lets get him to plunder! mas malupit na magnanakaw kay cj corona yan!!!

    • sanjuan683

       hehehehehe naku wala na rin yan kahit mapatunayan dahil 89 yrs old na si tanda Enrile mahatulan man yan may presidential pardon agad. Napagod ka lang. Madedbol man yan lahat ng properties iwan niya ataol lang ang kasama niya. hehehehehe Hayaan muna siya di naman siya HAPPY, akala lang natin happy siya meron ba happy sa kumukulo asupre at nagliliyab ng apoy. hehehehehe

  • Albert Einstien

    they should instead LEGALIZE…  that EVERY citizen is ALLOWED  to IMPORT  ONE car EVERY 5 years.. ABROAD without ADDITIONAL TAXES…   so  that SYNDICATES & MULTINATONAL car MANUFACTERS can not MONOPOLIZE & DICTATE high prices of cars here in the RP.. …..abroad; price of car is ONLY 1/3  of price of same model car  available here…that is why SMUGGLING thrives…it is also a breeding ground for BIG TIME  corruption ……..

    • Simon Ward

      I totally agree. Some countries have a very sensible policy of allowing you to import cars with minimal import duty, for personal use. This is easily enforced if the country’s computerised registration system works as it should. You simply aren’t allowed to sell the car for, say, five years.

      Sadly, however, I’ve always felt the Philippines’ system of import duties was never intended to be fair and reasonable. When I shipped all my worldly possessions here 15 years ago, I remember being asked to pay duty on my personal electronic items (stereo, etc.) that would have been significantly more than the items were worth. Of course, a backhander was required.

      So I don’t have any hope that import duties in general here will ever be revised in a way that is actually sensible and fair.

      • Albert Einstien

        this has been the problem with this rich & beautiful country….lots of potential ..but burried  by ..wrong policy directions & no visionary leadership…… for the last 60 years….their vision is always LIMITED ..good only fo 1 or 2 years…so sad…

      • sanjuan683

         hehehehe ako pinadala ko via forex eh di wala ako binayaran tax eh personal used ko ito kaya ko pinadala sa forex dahil hindi na ako babalik sa US at pirmi na ako dito sa sariling bayan. Yan ang dapat tinitignan ng congress and senate kapag personal na gamit wala na tax. Ang iniwan ko lang yun kotse ko Camry 1994 model na gamit ko kapag papasok sa trabaho. Hindi luxury yun kundi necessity dahil sa US kapag wala ka sasakyan hindi ka makapagtrabaho. Mangisay ka sa bahay.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_WGXVLIPTINBPL5SCL4YZYBBGMM Gil

    Well….as someone said, implementation is the icing on the cake. And let’s pray that the SC does not flip-flop again; considering that very influential personalities are about the case.

  • Philcruz

    Smuggling and logging is good business, no?

  • doublecross

    basta pera, gahaman si enrile.

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Charles-Lynel-F-Joven/685946584 Charles Lynel F. Joven

    angh galing talaga ni Manong Johhny and Jack gumawa ng “freeport”……smuggling zone pala….

  • 100345roselia

    The mere mention of JPE’s name, Pinoy continues to look the other way.  Is he AFRAID of JPE?  Does Pinoy has the gut to apply his “DAAN MATUWID” on JPE’s illegal logging & car smuggling activities at Port Erene, Sta. Ana, Cagayan Province?  What is preventing Pinoy?

  • bogli_anakdami

    teka… teka… teka…

    di pa tapos ang papeles ng aking biniling tatlong chedengs, at isang bimmer…. mga pang regalo ko yan dito sa aking ‘sang tambaks na kabits…

  • Handiong_Haringmakabayan

    If this is true that there is car smuggling at Port Irene and it’s tied to a well-known old senator, it is utterly disgusting. The government is losing taxes and at the same time corrupting and demoralizing dutiful government employees. And if the illegally imported cars are too many, it may adversely affect the market of duty and legally imported cars. Isn’t that some sort of economic sabotage? This is just nauseating. I hope they put all the !diots guilty behind bars, freeze their ill gotten assets, and let them pay dearly for this.

  • http://joboni96.myopenid.com/ joboni96

    pabor ito sa mga intsik switik
    na kontrolado ang car assembly industry

    legalize na yan para

    1. mas murang sasakyan
    2. good quality used vehicles
    3. may trabaho ang mga pilipinong mekaniko

    pwede ring re export to
    other developing countries

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