6 months BOC launches ‘8484’ anti-corruption hot line MB
By Ariel Fernandez The Bureau of Customs (BOC) launched “8484,” a special text hotline number in line with the agency’s anti-corruption campaign. Customs Commissioner Rey Leonardo Guerrero(BOC / MANILA BULLETIN) The BOC  said the text hotline will allow the public to directly report any BOC official or employee of their irregular transactions as well as Brokers/Importers/Fixers and other entities involved in smuggling, bribery, illegal drugs and other illegal activities. By sending a text message to 8484 with the complete details of who, what, when, where, why and how (5Ws and 1H), citizens who transact with the BOC can send all ... more