Marina opens 19 RoRo Missionary Routes

Reference: Philippines. Department of Transportation (DOTr). (2019, January 05). Marina opens 19 RoRo Missionary Routes. Retrieved November 11, 2019 from https://www.dotr.gov.ph/55-dotrnews/741-marina-opens-19-roro-missionary-routes.html MARINA OPENS 19 RORO MISSIONARY ROUTES MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), an attached agency of the Department of Transportation (DOTr), has opened 19 new Roll-on / Roll-off (RoRo) missionary routes to … Continue reading

Former PPA execs indicted for graft | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. J. G. (2018, February 19). Former PPA execs indicted for graft. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved February 19, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/former-ppa-execs-indicted-graft Former PPA execs indicted for graft By PETER J. G. TABINGO February 19, 2018 THE Office of the Ombudsman has indicted former Philippine Ports Authority general manager Juan C. Sta. Ana and … Continue reading

New BOC scheme against smuggling out soon | Malaya Business News Online

New BOC scheme against smuggling out soon | Malaya Business News Online Published on Monday, 12 August 2013 00:00 The Bureau of Customs (BOC) will soon submit to the Department of Finance its study on the planned port accreditation scheme, which will assign specific ports for commodities with high risk of smuggling. Customs Commissioner Rufino … Continue reading

Customs told to conduct study of ports accreditation scheme | Malaya Business News Online

Customs told to conduct study of ports accreditation scheme | Malaya Business News Online Published on Tuesday, 16 April 2013 00:00 The Department of Finance has instructed the Bureau of Customs to consult with stakeholders and conduct a study on the planned port accreditation of sensitive products, which is scheduled to be implemented next month. … Continue reading

Appellate court upholds revenue measure on imported petrol | The Daily Tribune

Appellate court upholds revenue measure on imported petrol | The Daily Tribune Written by Benjamin B. Pulta Thursday, 28 February 2013 00:00 The Court of Appeals (CA) has turned down an injunction order issued by a Pampanga court in favor of a company in connection with revenue regulations on imported petroleum and petroleum products. In … Continue reading

Gov’t urged to stop US military port calls in RP | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Gov’t urged to stop US military port calls in RP | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Charlie V. Manalo Sunday, 10 February 2013 00:00 Lawmakers have urged the government to stop all military port calls, warship docking and military exercises by the United States forces in the Philippines. At the … Continue reading

Port calls of US ships still OK — Gazmin | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Port calls of US ships still OK — Gazmin | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Written by Tribune Tuesday, 29 January 2013 00:00 Port calls of foreign vessels, including US military ships, will continue despite the recent grounding of the warship USS Guardian on World Heritage Sites-listed Tubbataha Reef in the Sulu … Continue reading

Corruption casts shadow in Zambales port | Regions | The Manila Times

Corruption casts shadow in Zambales port | Regions | The Manila Times. Published : Wednesday, July 04, 2012 00:00 Written by : Jing Villamente, Reporter A HOAX to mislead the public was all it was that a mining firm chopped trees dead and leveled a mountain in Zambales province. The so-called mountain was a low … Continue reading

Bill Boosts Cebu Port Authority | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online

Bill Boosts Cebu Port Authority | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online. By CHARISSA M. LUCI March 25, 2012, 12:13am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives has approved on second reading a bill seeking to strengthen the the operational, functional and administrative capabilities of the Cebu Port Authority. House Bill 5666, which seeks to amend … Continue reading

Solons using BoC as ‘milking cows’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Solons using BoC as ‘milking cows’ | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. By Charlie V. Manalo 04/05/2011, Daily Tribune A lawmaker yesterday bared some of her colleagues in the House of Representatives have been demanding money from collectors of the Bureau of Customs (BoC) in some major ports in the country.

Mariveles harbor better alternative to Manila`s ports | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online

Mariveles harbor better alternative to Manila`s ports | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online By MAR T. SUPNAD March 30, 2011, 5:05pm, Manila Bulletin MARIVELES, Bataan — The port in this industrial town of Bataan is a better alternative seaport outside Manila ports which are now heavily congested. With this development, local officials here and the … Continue reading

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