SBMA sees rosy prospects for Subic investments, employment

By NING DIMAANO |  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) expects to continue attracting foreign direct investments and to generate more jobs this year, as it plans to expand into surrounding communities to accommodate major development projects. SBMA Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma said in a presentation at the recent… Read More SBMA sees rosy prospects for Subic investments, employment

SBMA eyes Zambales coves for cruise-ship holidays

By JONAS REYES |  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – The growing number of international cruise ships arriving in this premier Freeport is now spurring the growth of the local economy and opening up opportunities for other communities. On Tuesday, Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma met with Mayor Estela Antipolo and… Read More SBMA eyes Zambales coves for cruise-ship holidays

State-of-the-art CCTV system up in Subic Freeport

By JONAS REYES |  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) has installed a state-of-the-art monitoring system that provides a live feed of images from remote surveillance areas all around the Subic Freeport to boost security operations and public safety here. The system consisted of closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras installed in various… Read More State-of-the-art CCTV system up in Subic Freeport

SBMA eyes collection of P144.8-M past-due accounts

By HENRY EMPEÑO |  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Efforts by the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) to collect overdue rentals and other fees from business locators here are now paying off, with the agency expecting to collect some P144.8 million either through upfront settlement or payment scheme in the next five years. According to SBMA… Read More SBMA eyes collection of P144.8-M past-due accounts

Subic Labor Congress seeks to close employment gaps

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Government agencies here are now working closely with the education sector and local business locators to harmonize efforts at closing the mismatch between available jobs and available manpower in the Subic Bay Freeport Zone and nearby communities. Some 1,200 officials from government and private sectors, as well as educators and students,… Read More Subic Labor Congress seeks to close employment gaps