11 months Customs creates anti-corruption special text hotline for public MB
By Betheena Kae Unite The Bureau of Customs (BOC) has created a special text hotline, where any form of corruption engagement can be reported, was recently established in the Bureau of Customs. (MANILA BULLETIN) The 8484 text hotline number was recently launched by the bureau’s Intelligence Group  in a bid to fight the lingering corruption in the BOC. It will allow the public to directly report irregular transactions of any BOC official or employeer. They can also place their reports over brokers, importers, fixers, and other entities involved in smuggling, bribery, illegal drugs, and other illegal activities. Informant can send ... more