Customs brokers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Customs brokers


RESULTS: November 2019 Customs Broker Licensure Examination

Nov 25, 2019 - 8:01 PM

PRESS RELEASE: 1,166 out of 2,909 pass the Customs Broker Licensure Examination

Duterte wants to eliminate brokers from customs

Sep 11, 2019 - 8:00 AM

But just how?

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte holds a press conference at the Malacañan Palace on September 4, 2019. Malacañang Photo

BOC files smuggling charges vs 2 ATI officials, importers

Apr 07, 2018 - 5:39 PM

Customs Commissioner Isidro Lapeña says there will also be an investigation into the possible involvement of customs personnel in the illegal release of 105 containers

SHIPMENTS. In this photo taken November 8, 2012, a crane stacks shipping containers at the international container port in Manila. File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

Results: November 2017 Customs Broker Licensure Exam

Nov 28, 2017 - 5:23 PM

1,114 out of 2,093 passed the Customs Broker Licensure Exam this November

Customs chief threatens to cancel accreditation of 11,000 brokers

Nov 29, 2016 - 5:57 PM

Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon questions why none of the brokers have come forward to reveal corrupt customs personnel: This means you are benefitting from technical smuggling and all forms of illicit trades

Results: November 2016 Custom broker board exam

Nov 18, 2016 - 5:36 PM

Top performing school is Gordon College while top passer is from the International School of Asia the Pacific

Customs brokers press Ombudsman on case vs DOF, BIR, ex-BOC chiefs

Dec 03, 2015 - 12:31 PM

Customs brokers say the Ombudsman erred in dismissing a case against Cesar Purisima Kim Henares and John Sevilla

PURSUE CASE. Customs brokers accuse Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima (left), BIR chief Kim Henares (middle), and former BOC chief John Sevilla of issuing illegal requirements for accreditation of customs brokers

Results: November 2015 customs broker license exam

Nov 16, 2015 - 8:56 PM

Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed customs brokers

Customs to importers: No extension of accreditation deadline

Jul 17, 2014 - 2:12 PM

10 000 importers and brokers have yet to be accredited by the agency

Customs Commissioner John Sevilla

Customs files charges vs 2 steel importers, customs brokers

Apr 14, 2014 - 6:02 PM

Customs Commissioner John Sevilla says the two firms did not only attempt to defraud the government of revenues they also endangered lives with their substandard steel imports

SMUGGLED. Bureau of Customs deputy commissioner Ariel Nepomuceno inspects one of the 26 container vans containing misdeclared steel products apprehended at the Manila port. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

Customs suspends 70 importers, 46 brokers for violations

Mar 06, 2014 - 3:53 PM

Among those suspended are some of the country s notable companies like Globe Telecom and those allegedly involved in rice smuggling

A GOOD 2014? Customs Commissioner John Sevilla expects higher collections this year on account of reforms being implemented in the bureau. Photo courtesy of BOC