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Customs abolition, charges vs Faeldon pressed - The Standard

A HOUSE panel has recommended the abolition of the Bureau of Customs and its replacement with a new agency with no history of corruption, and called for the prosecution of former Customs commissioner Nicanor Faeldon for allegedly protecting a suspected ...and more »

Lapeña: Zero tolerance for corruption at BOC - Inquirer.net

Newly appointed Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña on Wednesday vowed to arrest people who would use his name to collect money or ask favors at the Bureau of Customs (BOC). “There are people going around collecting money on my behalf. That's why I ...and more »

House panel recommends charges against Faeldon - Inquirer.net

others in connection with the smuggling of P6.4 billion worth of “shabu” (crystal meth) that slipped past port controls in May. This was one of the 15 recommendations outlined in the committee report released on Wednesday night. ADVERTISEMENT. The ...and more »

Barbers committee wants Faeldon charged over P6.4-B shabu - Inquirer.net

The House committee on dangerous drugs headed by Rep. Robert Ace Barbers (left) is recommending the filing of criminal charges against resigned-Customs commissioner Nicanor Faeldon over the P6.4 billion shabu smuggling into the country. INQUIRER FILES ...and more »

House panel: Pass legislation replacing BOC - GMA News

The House Committee on Dangerous Drugs has recommended the passing of legislation that will replace the Bureau of Customs as a revenue-collecting agency. This, amid the controversy surrounding the illegal entry of P6.4-billion worth of shabu into the ...and more »

New Customs chief to employees: 'You're either with me or against me' - CNN Philippines

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, August 30) — New Bureau of Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña gave a stern warning Wednesday to employees in the agency, which is under fire for corruption, including the smuggling of ₱6.4 billion of shabu into the ...and more »

House panel wants Customs abolished - The Manila Times

The House Committee on Dangerous Drugs is recommending the passage of a law that would replace the Bureau of Customs (BoC) with a new tariff collection agency, after several hearings on the P6.4 billion worth of illegal drugs smuggled into the country ...and more »

House dangerous drugs panel wants to replace Customs bureau - Inquirer.net

The House of Representatives dangerous drugs committee which investigated the P6.4 billion shabu shipment had a quick solution to the rampant corruption in the Bureau of Customs (BOC) — replace the bureau with another agency. This was one of the ...and more »

Faeldon on House panel's proposal to replace BOC: Is Barbers sober? - GMA News

Former Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon on Thursday slammed the proposal of the House Committee on Dangerous Drugs to replace the Bureau of Customs (BOC) as a revenue-collecting agency. "My reaction? Please ask [committee chairman Representative ...and more »

Evidence vs Faeldon on corruption issues, underway – Sen. Lacson - UNTV News

Senator Panfilo Lacson's allegation of corruption against former Customs Chief Nicanor Faeldon has been referred to the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee, particularly the issue on TARA System and the alleged “Welcome Gift” to Faeldon upon his take-over of ...and more »