DOMINGUEZ ORDERS DISMISSAL OF CUSTOMS OFFICER, 2 MUNICIPAL TREASURERS

Posted in: Press Releases- Dec 15, 2016 No Comments

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has ordered the implementation of separate rulings of the Office of the Ombudsman dismissing from the service a Bureau of Customs(BOC) officer and two municipal treasurers in line with the Department of Finance (DOF) ‘s drive to remove or penalize erring officials in the department and its attached agencies. Acting […]

DOMINGUEZ SWEARS IN TWO KEY DOF OFFICIALS

Posted in: Press Releases- Oct 03, 2016 No Comments

Former World Bank senior economist Karl Kendrick Chua was sworn into office yesterday (Sept. 28) as the new undersecretary for strategy and chief economist of the Department of Finance (DOF). In simple rites at the DOF central office in Manila, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III administered the oath of office to Chua, whose key responsibilities […]

DOMINGUEZ ORDERS BOC TO SUSPEND CUSTOMS EXEC FOR DISHONESTY, NEGLECT OF DUTY

Posted in: Press Releases- Sep 13, 2016 No Comments

Secretary Carlos Dominguez III of the Department of Finance (DOF) has ordered the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to suspend without pay for six months a customs officer for failing to declare several properties in his Statement of Assets, Liabilities and Net Worth (SALN) for three consecutive years. Jerry Gomez Ponce, who holds the position of […]

DOF-RIPS SCORES THREE WINS TO KICK-OFF 2016

Posted in: Press Releases- Mar 04, 2016 No Comments

The Department of Finance-Revenue Integrity Protection Service (DOF-RIPS) has again won several cases filed before the Office of the Ombudsman (OMB) against corrupt revenue sector employees. In a series of decisions that it issued in the last week of January 2016, the anti-graft body dismissed from the service one (1) Bureau (BOC) Customs and one […]