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BOC Warns Against Fake COVID-19 Vaccines

As the world comes closer to defeating COVID-19 with the formulation of vaccines by various pharmaceutical companies worldwide, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) warns the public on the possible influx of fake and smuggled vaccines into the market. An article released by Europol and the United States Department of Homeland Security mentioned the great possibility …

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BOC NAIA condemns another 365 kilos of unregistered medicines and other hazardous goods

The Bureau of Customs-Port of NAIA condemned another 365 kilograms of unregistered medicines, cosmetics and other hazardous goods in Trece Martires, Cavite today December 29, 2020. Said medicines and cosmetic products were seized upon arrival in the Port without the necessary clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and thus, unsafe for human consumption. …

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Port of Davao Seizes Php 9.97-M worth of Smuggled Cigarettes

Port of Davao Seizes Php 9.97-M worth of Smuggled Cigarettes The Bureau of Customs (BOC)-Port of Davao apprehended 450 boxes of illicit cigarettes consigned to NMCA Rice Trading on December 14, 2020. Armed with an alert order issued by Port of Davao District Collector Erastus Sandino B. Austria, members of the Port’s Customs Intelligence and …

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