Taiwan firm unveils P2-B Subic luxury residences project

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Taiwanese construction and engineering firm MSK Group Work Inc. launched on Saturday a high-end beachfront condominium project at the Triboa Bay area in this free port, aiming to cash in on the growing expatriate sector in the economic zones of Subic, Clark and Bataan. The project, to be… Read More Taiwan firm unveils P2-B Subic luxury residences project

Subic Bay rediscovers strength in unity

By HENRY EMPEÑO   SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — #OneSBMA and #StrongerTogether may just be hashtags used by employees of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) on social networking and microblogging sites, but they are considered powerful symbols of shared struggle, victory and hope among stakeholders here in this bastion of investment and industry. The hashtags,… Read More Subic Bay rediscovers strength in unity

SBMA chief to receive ‘Global Filipina’ award

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The newly-appointed chairperson of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) will don another feather in her cap when she becomes one of the awardees for the “100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the World” this year. According to Marilyn Mondejar, founder and CEO of the San Francisco, California-based… Read More SBMA chief to receive ‘Global Filipina’ award

SBMA sets P2.46-billion rehab of Subic piers

By HENRY EMPEÑO  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The rehabilitation of piers and wharves in the Subic Bay Freeport Zone will be the priority of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) in order to fully realize the potential of this premier maritime logistics center. Newly-appointed SBMA Chairperson and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma said the Subic agency… Read More SBMA sets P2.46-billion rehab of Subic piers

Zambales coordinates 2-day environment summit to consolidate ICC drive

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — A two-day environment summit was held here on Sept. 28-29 to conclude the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) campaign in Zambales and consolidate community efforts in protecting the marine environment in the province. Zed Avecilla, ICC Zambales area coordinator, said that activities for the summit were held simultaneously at… Read More Zambales coordinates 2-day environment summit to consolidate ICC drive

Palace ends SBMA leadership row, appoints Eisma chair-administrator

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Malacañang has put a stop to the long-simmering leadership conflict at the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) by revoking an Arroyo-era order that split the powers and duties of the chairman-administrator and naming one official to head the Subic agency. President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday appointed SBMA Administrator… Read More Palace ends SBMA leadership row, appoints Eisma chair-administrator

GOLDEN AGE FOR SUBIC BAY’S HOTEL INDUSTRY

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Buoyed by accessible natural tourist attractions and a conscientious program of special events that draw hundreds of thousands of visitors annually, the hotel industry in the Subic Bay Freeport has been experiencing an unprecedented growth in the past five years. Along Subic’s famed waterfront strip, as well as… Read More GOLDEN AGE FOR SUBIC BAY’S HOTEL INDUSTRY