Agriculture sector leaders praised President Benigno Aquino III for criticizing the performance of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) in his State of the Nation Address, but expressed disappointment when he rejected the resignation of Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon.
By Philip C. Tubeza
A controversial group representing overseas Filipino workers (OFW) and another formed by former military mutineers on Friday made it to the first batch of winners of the party-list election.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Agriculture stakeholders expressed disappointment over Malacañang’s inaction on their manifesto, calling for a shakeup of leadership at the Bureau of Customs.
By Jerry E. Esplanada
Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon has neither confirmed nor denied the party-list group Abono’s claim that major ports in the Visayas and Mindanao were being used in the rampant smuggling of rice from China and Vietnam.