Press Releases

  • Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
    DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE “RIPS” UP CORRUPTION ANEW
  • The Revenue Integrity Protection Service (RIPS), the anti-corruption unit of the Department of Finance (DOF), has been able to obtain orders imposing administrative sanctions against twenty (20) erring employees and officials of the Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF), Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), and Bureau of Customs (BOC). From January to September 2017, decisions […]

  • Monday, July 31st, 2017
    DOF ISSUES SERIES OF DIRECTIVES VS ERRING OFFICIALS
  • Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has issued an order dismissing from the service the municipal treasurer of the town of Burdeos in Quezon for committing acts of grave misconduct and dishonesty. Dominguez also ordered the suspension without pay for one year of a revenue officer of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) for making incomplete […]

  • Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
    DOF ACTS ON CASES VS 14 ERRING EMPLOYEES, SETS REFORMS IN E-REPORTING FOR LGU TREASURERS
  • The Department of Finance (DOF) has so far taken punitive action against 14 officials and employees under its supervision and introduced reforms in the electronic reporting system for treasurers of local government units (LGUs), in line with President Duterte’s commitment to ensure transparency and accountability in government on his watch. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III […]

  • Thursday, December 15th, 2016
    DOMINGUEZ ORDERS DISMISSAL OF CUSTOMS OFFICER, 2 MUNICIPAL TREASURERS
  • 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 […]

  • Monday, October 3rd, 2016
    DOMINGUEZ SWEARS IN TWO KEY DOF OFFICIALS
  • 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 […]