customs reform

It’s a hostile environment for the commissioner of Customs

Apr 24, 2015 - 2:55 PM

Some will move heaven and hell or spend a fortune just to remove a sitting commissioner for various reasons – some for business interests some for political reasons or some simply want the job for themselves

In 2015, Customs to improve processing, valuation system

Jan 01, 2015 - 4:56 PM

Reforms are in place to improve the Bureau of Customs dismal services

Reforming Customs and ending 'corruption finance'

Sep 12, 2014 - 2:23 PM

Perhaps a new benchmark for performance that goes beyond revenues should focus also on the amount of corruption finance that could be reduced if not eliminated in the Bureau of Customs

Customs: A year after SONA shaming

Jul 28, 2014 - 9:13 AM

How is the Customs doing a year after President Aquino singled it out in his SONA for being incompetent and corrupt?

HARD-PRESSED. Bureau of Customs Commissioner John Sevilla is leading the reforms meant to curb corruption and improve the collections of the agency

Bureau of Customs: A few good men

Jun 12, 2014 - 11:17 AM

Stronger participatory governance in the Bureau of Customs could be the best safeguard for sustaining reforms beyond 2016

More Customs intelligence staff to be reshuffled

Jun 07, 2014 - 5:09 PM

After a massive revamp in May continued reshuffles are part of a string of reforms at the Customs bureau

REFORMS. Customs Chief John Sevilla continues to implement changes at the bureau, widely perceived to be one of the most corrupt agencies of government. Rappler file photo