DOJ sacks 8 ‘job order’ BI workers over extortion

MANILA — The Department of Justice (DOJ) ordered the immediate relief of eight job order (JO) Bureau of Immigration (BI) workers implicated in the extortion of more than PHP9.2 million from…

Bureau of Immigration releases detained Aussie nun

  MANILA — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) released from its custody on Tuesday afternoon Sister Patricia Fox, an Australian missionary. She was apprehended in Quezon City on Monday. Commissioner Jaime…

Aliens told to register with BI early next year

DAGUPAN CITY — All aliens in Pangasinan are reminded to report to the office of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) within the first quarter of the new year (2018) or…

4 Maute ‘members’ intercepted in NAIA now in PNP, NBI custody

MANILA — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has turned over four out of the seven suspected Maute group members who were intercepted at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3…

Immigration to hire 49 new employees

MANILA — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) will need 49 new employees for deployment to different airports nationwide. With this, BI spokesperson Antonette Mangrobang noted a hiring process to be…

55 Chinese nationals nabbed in Bataan for illegal gambling

MANILA — The number of Chinese nationals arrested by the Bureau of Immigration (BI) has climbed to 55 with the apprehension of 38 others reportedly involved in illegal online gambling…

Convicted US pedophile nabbed in Cagayan

MANILA — A convicted Amercian pedophile wanted by US federal authorities for a string of criminal cases was arrested by Bureau of Immigration (BI) agents in Cagayan over the weekend.…

Former BI execs’ story on alleged PHP50-M bribe ‘hard to believe’

MANILA — Senators on Monday expressed disbelief over claims of two ex-officials of the Bureau of Immigration (BI) that they refused the PHP50 million bribe from Macau-based gaming tycoon Jack…