Customs Commissioner Alberto Lina - updates

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Delayed license plates abandoned at Manila port – customs

Feb 29, 2016 - 4:13 PM

Customs Commissioner Alberto Lina says the license plates are in 11 container vans and have incurred duties and taxes of about P40 million

NEW PLATES. The LTO has come under fire for the lack of license plates and a policy that penalizes motorists with unregistered vehicles. Photo from DOTC Twitter

House approves Customs reform act on 3rd reading

Nov 12, 2015 - 6:44 PM

The bill seeks full automation of BOC transactions and an increase in the minimum cost of taxable imported goods from P10 to P5 000

ASEAN INTEGRATION. Customs Commissioner Alberto Lina hopes to have the CMTA enacted by yearend in time for the ASEAN economic integration.

Customs releases revised rules, regulations on balikbayan boxes

Sep 02, 2015 - 4:57 PM

The order shall take effective immediately and states that in case a balikbayan box is placed under alert it will be subjected to 100 physical examination

Customs' Bert Lina: Be honest, declare what's in your #BalikbayanBox

Aug 24, 2015 - 4:30 PM

Bert Lina also says there s a need to redefine balikbayan box