October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on BI uncovers new human trafficking ploy
By Ferdinand G. Patinio
MANILA, Oct. 4 (PNA) — Syndicates engaged in human trafficking have employed a new scheme to bring their unsuspected victims out of the country by posing as boxers.
Immigration chief vows to fight illegal activities, emphasizing on human trafficking involving women
January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on Immigration chief vows to fight illegal activities, emphasizing on human trafficking involving women
MANILA, Jan. 28 — Bureau of Immigration (BI) Commissioner Ronaldo Geron has vowed to work against illegal activities, emphasizing to fight human trafficking particularly of women.
October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Korean community appeals the deportation order against fellow Korean
MANILA, Oct. 29 — The Korean community has requested the Department of Justice (DOJ) to stop the impending deportation of a Korean businessman who was arrested last week for a misdemeanor case.
October 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Pemberton deportation to take effect after trial –Caguioa
MANILA, Oct. 22 — Newly-appointed Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Alfredo Benjamin S. Caguioa said on Thursday the Bureau of Immigration's deportation order against United States Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton cannot be implemented while his case is pending trial in a Philippine court.
September 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Palace acknowledges arrest of former Palawan governor, former Coron mayor wanted for murder
MANILA, Sept. 21 — Malacañang on Monday acknowledged the arrest in Thailand of fugitive brothers, former Palawan governor Joel Reyes and former Coron mayor Mario Reyes, both wanted for the murder of an environmentalist.
July 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on 10 Taiwanese charged for violation of immigration laws
MANILA, July 2 — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has filed charges against 10 of the 18 Taiwanese that were recently apprehended in Makati City, for violation of the Philippine Immigration Act.
March 27, 2015 by · Comments Off on BI foils human-trafficking attempt at NAIA
MANILA, March 26 — Bureau of Immigration (BI) officers on Thursday have blocked the entry of four alleged human trafficking syndicates at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 4 for attempting to traffic 16 victims to malaysia last March 4.
March 10, 2015 by · Comments Off on Immigration issues hold departure order against Ampatuan
By Ferdinand G. Patinio
MANILA, March 9 (PNA) — Sajid Ampatuan, one of the accused in the Ampatuan massacre is barred from leaving the country after he has been placed under the Hold Departure Order (HDO).