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‘NFA gave legal cover to smugglers’

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Top officials of the National Food Authority including its former administrator Lito Banayo (inset) gave big-time smugglers legal cover in importing rice using farmers’ cooperatives as fronts, an investigation of rice smuggling in the country showed. INQUIRER PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA

Top officials of the National Food Authority (NFA) gave big-time smugglers legal cover in importing rice using farmers’ cooperatives as fronts, an investigation of rice smuggling in the country showed.

Posted: July 21st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

82, and counting, erring BOC men facing charges

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Eighty-two frontline personnel of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) are facing administrative charges for alleged collusion with smugglers whose misdeclared and undervalued imports have cost the government billions of pesos in lost revenue, according to the Public Information and Assistance Division of the agency.

Posted: June 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

DOJ files perjury case vs suspected rice smuggler

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David Tan.  INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Wednesday filed a perjury case against businessman David Bangayan for his refusal to acknowledge he is David Tan, a suspected rice smuggler, during a Senate investigation of rice smuggling in the country last February.

Posted: June 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Farmers’ group seeks ouster of Davao-based judge

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A complaint has been filed with the Supreme Court seeking to dismiss a Davao-based judge for issuing a restraining order against the Bureau of Customs from seizing 91,800 bags of imported white rice.

Posted: June 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Trading firm, broker face raps for smuggling fake footwear brands

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Bureau of Customs. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Bureau of Customs on Monday filed a smuggling complaint against a trading firm and its broker from importing P107 million worth of fake footwear brands.

Posted: June 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

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