SBMA blacklists brokers in P40-M liquor smuggling try

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) has blacklisted three customs brokers for their involvement in the foiled attempt to spirit out some P40-million worth of expensive liquor from this free port. SBMA Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma said on Monday that this was the initial action of… Read More SBMA blacklists brokers in P40-M liquor smuggling try

Ocean Adventure firm names first Filipino CEO

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — A native Olongapeño has taken over the highest executive position at the Subic Bay Marine Exploratorium, Inc. (SBMEI), which operates the popular Ocean Adventure theme park and Camayan Beach Resort in this free port. Robert Ianne Gonzaga, formerly the firm’s communication director, was elected president of the company… Read More Ocean Adventure firm names first Filipino CEO

SUBIC CALLING: Subic Freeport beefs up facilities in bid to become global cruise ship destination

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Subic has shifted to higher gear its preparations to become a global cruise ship destination, a long-held dream that is fast becoming a reality. Just like the exotic tropics of Bali and Lombok in Indonesia, Phuket in Thailand and Langkawi in Malaysia, the Subic Bay Freeport has much… Read More SUBIC CALLING: Subic Freeport beefs up facilities in bid to become global cruise ship destination

P40-million liquor smuggling foiled in Subic Freeport

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – Smugglers apparently ended up in low spirits this Christmas season after Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) police operatives thwarted their attempt to smuggle more than P40-million worth of expensive liquor out of this free port. SBMA Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma said that the agency’s Law Enforcement… Read More P40-million liquor smuggling foiled in Subic Freeport