Retail giant Uniqlo opens shop in Subic Freeport

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT —Global Japanese specialty retailer Uniqlo opened its newest store here on Friday, bringing its various lines of quality clothing to customers from Olongapo City and the nearby provinces of Zambales and Bataan. The Uniqlo store, located at the ground floor of the Ayala Harbor Point mall, covered almost a block of retail… Read More Retail giant Uniqlo opens shop in Subic Freeport

Entrepreneurs learn best practices from success stories in DTI forum

By CARRIE T. ASPA  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — About 200 entrepreneurs from Zambales and Olongapo City learned best practices from some of the most successful business executives in the country through the “Mentor Me Program” of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). The mentoring session, held on June 14 at the Subic Bay Travelers… Read More Entrepreneurs learn best practices from success stories in DTI forum

Zambales ‘freedom camp’ reclaims West Philippine Sea

By HENRY EMPEÑO SAN FELIPE, Zambales — Artists, human rights advocates and local residents here re-asserted Philippine sovereignty over the West Philippine Sea by planting the national flag on the waters here on Monday in commemoration of the 119th Philippine Independence Day. Surging from the beach early in the morning on June 12, participants in… Read More Zambales ‘freedom camp’ reclaims West Philippine Sea

Ayta leader feted at Subic ecotourism fest

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Ayta tribal elder Dominador Liwanag, more popularly known as Tata Kasoy, was presented with an Award and Certificate of Appreciation for his “lifetime work in preserving the rain forest and culture” at the recent Subic Ecotourism Festival. The 67-year old leader of the Pastolan tribe at the Subic Bay Freeport’s Pamulaklakin Ayta Village… Read More Ayta leader feted at Subic ecotourism fest