Siegfred Mison - updates

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Palace sacks immigration chief, names Ochoa deputy as replacement

Jan 07, 2016 - 10:13 AM

Ronaldo Geron takes his oath as new immigration chief barely 2 weeks after Malacañang put Siegfred Mison under investigation

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Palace seeks DOJ investigation on Immigration chief

Dec 20, 2015 - 6:54 PM

Coloma assures the public that proper administrative processes will be followed in the case of Commissioner Siegfred Mison an Aquino appointee

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Immigration officials stop 12 trafficking cases at NAIA

Dec 04, 2015 - 6:21 PM

The Bureau of Immigration chief says the 12 passengers were promised jobs in China Hong Kong and Macau

STOPPED. The Bureau of Immigration stops 11 Filipinos from becoming victims of illegal trafficking on December 3. File photo by AFP

PH deports alleged British sex offender

Sep 17, 2015 - 4:17 PM

The Philippines acts on an undesirability charge filed last January against Douglas Michael Slade an alleged pedophile

US human trafficking report notes 'indiscriminate' offloading in PH

Jul 30, 2015 - 8:13 AM

Immigration Chief Siegfred Mison admits the matter of offloading – deferred departure – is really a judgment call but adds that the bureau will do its work without fear or favor

Philippine citizens lining up at immigration counters at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport, May 5, 2011. Jay Directo/AFP

BI probes 'unauthorized' release of 22 arrested Chinese workers

Jul 28, 2015 - 11:36 AM

Immigration officials say the 21 Chinese workers reportedly have Cagayan Economic Zone Authority special visas while another one is unaccounted for

IMMIGRATION. This photo shows the facade of the Bureau of Immigration's main office. Photo from Wikimedia Commons

Chris Brown promoter Mike Roda detained by Immigration

Jul 24, 2015 - 4:52 PM

UPDATED Chris Brown s Filipino Canadian concert promoter John Michael Pio Roda is apprehended by the Philippine Bureau of Immigration on immigration violations

Balikbayans comprise 1 of 5 Philippine tourists

Dec 17, 2014 - 9:30 PM

In the eyes of the tourism department and the immigration bureau these Filipinos are foreign nationals who have a predisposition to visit the Philippines

Legal basis for ban on HK journalists? Palace can't say

Nov 25, 2014 - 6:50 PM

Malacañang cannot cite the legal basis for the blacklist order which has been rescinded but Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr says it was imposed in good faith

IMMIGRATION CONTROL. Filipino immigration officials examine the passports of arriving passengers at the NAIA Terminal 1, 06 May 2009. Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Suspected Aussie terrorist to be deported

Jul 12, 2014 - 12:01 PM

UPDATED Previously identified as one of the two most influential voices inspiring and guiding foreign fighters in Syria and Iraq Cerantonino is charged for being undocumented and for being an undesirable alien

ARRESTED. Australian Musa Cerantonio arrives in Manila from Cebu. He is being kept at Camp Bagong Diwa in Bicutan. File photo by Edwin Llobrera

BI: One of Benilde hazing suspects has fled to the US

Jul 09, 2014 - 3:38 PM

Kevin John Navoa one of the suspects in the hazing rites that killed 1 student and injured 3 others can be deported from the US once the DFA cancels his passport

DRAGGED. This CCTV footage shows Guillo Cesar Servando being dragged along the corridors of a condominium in Manila. File photo by Jose Del/Rappler

BI uncovers passport scam by illegal recruiters

May 21, 2014 - 4:53 PM

BI Commissioner Siegfred Mison urges a probe on airport workers who help illegal recruiters by providing access to restricted areas of the airport

PH deports underage Chinese poachers

May 14, 2014 - 4:32 PM

The remaining 9 Chinese fishermen will be detained at the Palawan provincial jail until the resolution of their criminal cases

Bong Revilla off to Holy Land 'to seek divine intercession'

Mar 30, 2014 - 1:22 AM

The senator s media aide denies the senator is planning to escape charges relating to the pork barrel scam

DOUBLE TALK? Senator Bong Revilla believes the Aquino administration supports the lifting of term limits in the 1987 Constitution. File photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Palace defends BI's guidelines on financial proof, offloading

Mar 17, 2014 - 6:15 PM

Malacañang apologizes in advance for innocent travelers who may face questioning by the Bureau of Immigration admitting the guidelines are not perfect

RIGHT TO TRAVEL. The Bureau of Immigration clarified guidelines on the need to prove financial capability before being allowed to travel abroad. File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

PH deports alleged Al-Qaeda member, 43 others

Mar 05, 2014 - 8:04 PM

Alleged terrorist Agus Dwikarna – convicted of illegal possession of explosives in 2002 – is deported to Indonesia after serving his 10 year prison term in PH

Highest in history: Immigration posts P3-B revenue

Mar 02, 2014 - 7:33 PM

The Bureau of Immigration says a new law will help the agency perform better in the coming years

Immigration on alert for assassins sent by drug cartel

Jan 24, 2014 - 7:21 PM

Canadian authorities opted out of extradition so the Philippines can pursue its charges against the alleged drug ring members arrested in Taguig

West Point grad appointed BI commissioner

Dec 21, 2013 - 3:59 PM

The Bureau of Immigration OIC is appointed commissioner

PERMANENT. Siegfred Mison is now the commissioner of the Bureau of Immigration. Photo from the Malcolm Law website

Resolve case of 78 Chinese, China asks PH

Dec 13, 2013 - 2:52 PM

China comes to the rescue of its citizens detained for alleged overstaying