SC upholds government interest in toll road companies, issues TRO against Makati RTC and Cuenca

In a Resolution issued on August 4, 2014, the Second Division of the Supreme Court issued a temporary restraining order enjoining the Regional Trial Court of Makati City (RTC), Branch 132 from implementing the RTC’s Writ of Preliminary Injunction prohibiting the implementation of the Interim Rules and Guidelines created by the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB) and the Commission on Audit (COA).


Smuggled watches worth P4M seized by NAIA Customs Officials

From the Bureau of Customs Airport Customs foiled the smuggling of over 400 pieces of Casio G-Shock watches concealed in balikbayan boxes which arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). Various G-Shock watches of commercial quantity totaling 413 pieces with an approximate street value of P4 million were concealed inside six balikbayan boxes that arrived […]