Bureau of Customs

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Noun1.Bureau of Customs - the agency of the Treasury Department that enforces import tariffsBureau of Customs - the agency of the Treasury Department that enforces import tariffs
Department of the Treasury, Treasury Department, United States Treasury, Treasury - the federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Bureau of Customs personnel have managed to sabotage every effort to computerize operations and reduce personal discretion in the processing of shipments.
Segundo Sigmundfreud Barte Jr., Bureau of Customs (BOC)-Zamboanga District collector, said destroyed were some six master cases of branded and imported cigarettes such as Fort, LS, Royal, Cannon, and Astro Green.
The Bureau of Customs MICP Customs Intelligence Investigation services Alvin Enciso inspect on Thursday, August 8, 2019, the seized smuggled agricultural products specifically carrots, onions, and potatoes with an estimated value of P24 million from China.
'Bureau of Customs, though corruption-ridden, managed to collect P585 billion in 2018,' he said.
The Bureau of Customs (BoC) filed criminal charges against 12 of its officials and employees before the Department of Justice for allegedly conspiring with an importer and broker, to sneak out of the Manila International Container Port (MICP) more than P13mn worth of smuggled sugar.
Robert Ace Barbers, the panel chairman, said all concerned officials of the Bureau of Customs and Philippine Drugs Enforcement Agency have been invited to shed light on the entry of illegal drugs through BOC.
Noting what the OFWs want to be included in the proposed CMTA, John Berlitz, spokesman of OFW Coalition said: "They want an OFW help desk established at the Bureau of Customs to respond to their complains."
- Commission Decision 2004/535/EC on the adequate protection of personal data contained in the Passenger Name Record of air passengers transferred to the United States Bureau of Customs and Border Protection (the so-called Adequacy Decision).
"Working towards facilitating the ease of doing business at all ports, the Bureau of Customs enrolled itself to ISA's PGS in order to help gain the trust of the organization's stakeholders," the bureau said in a statement.
In Department Order 383 dated July 26, Guevarra directed and granted Director Dante Gierran of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) authority "to conduct a thorough investigation and build up on the alleged graft and corrupt practices of the Bureau of Customs."
'Bureau of Customs, though corruption-ridden, managed to collect P585 billion in 2018,' Duterte during in his fourth State of the Nation Address (Sona).

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