By Michael Lim Ubac
President Benigno Aquino III has finally signed the appointment papers of Immigration Commissioner Siegfred B. Mison and Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) Administrator Vicente B. Malano.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
A graft complaint has been filed with the Office of the Ombudsman against Immigration chief Ricardo David in connection with the Bureau of Immigration’s P50 million procurement contract for the biometric system for processing aliens in the country.
By Cynthia D. Balana
The Ombudsman has charged Immigration Commissioner Ricardo David with graft for replacing the chief of the agency’s intelligence division despite orders from the Civil Service Commission (CSC) and the Department of Justice to reinstate the latter.
By Carla P. Gomez
City officials are asking the immigration bureau to reconsider its decision denying the city government’s request for immigration services for chartered flights from Korea to the Bacolod-Silay Airport in January and February.