Gov’t agents urged to probe travel firms in Chinese scheme


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'Pork tariff reduction could kill domestic industry' Lawmaker seeks probe of complaints vs Dito © Provided by BusinessWorld A SENATOR on Monday called on the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to identify the travel agencies involved in a money-making scheme for the “seamless entry” of Chinese nationals in the country. In a statement, Senator Risa N. Hontiveros-Baraquel said the new scheme involves Chinese nationals who supposedly pay P550,000 each for their illegal entry. She said some Immigration officials had long been in cahoots with travel agencies in letting some Chinese nationals in for a fee. Ms. Baraquel cited an NBI...