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

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

Subic eyeing to be port of choice for North and Central Luzon

By HENRY EMPEÑO   SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — With lower rates, faster turnaround time, and 15 piers and wharves to choose from, the Subic Bay Freeport is angling to be the port of choice for shippers and port users in Northern and Central Luzon today. Atty. Wilma T. Eisma, administrator and chief executive officer of… Read More Subic eyeing to be port of choice for North and Central Luzon

Gordon bats for Central Luzon investment corridor

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT –  Senator Richard Gordon has called on the Subic Bay Freeport business community to support his proposal to establish an investment corridor in Central Luzon that will encourage more business and livelihood activities and spur further development in the area. Speaking during the North Luzon Business Conference here last week, Gordon said… Read More Gordon bats for Central Luzon investment corridor

Korean firm to put up P3.6-B golf course-leisure park in Subic Freeport

By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — A Korean-led company has received approval from the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) for the development of a P3.6-billion golf course and hotel and leisure facilities complex in the Subic Bay Freeport. DM Leisure Corporation, a group headed by Hana Tour Philippines president  Byung Cheol Kim, has committed… Read More Korean firm to put up P3.6-B golf course-leisure park in Subic Freeport

Subic firms absorb 2,557 ‘endo’ workers

By PATRICK ROXAS | The Manila Times SOME 2,557 “endo” or contractual workers referred for regularization by 17 manpower service providers here were recently absorbed by their respective companies in compliance with the Department of Labor and Employment order, the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority’s (SBMA) Labor Department said in a report. A memo received by SBMA… Read More Subic firms absorb 2,557 ‘endo’ workers

DTI urges Bataan locators to tap Euro tariff scheme

FREEPORT AREA OF BATAAN – Officials of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan (AFAB) encouraged manufacturers and export producers here to take advantage of a preferential tariff scheme granted by the European Union (EU) that allows duty-free access to exporters from developing countries like the… Read More DTI urges Bataan locators to tap Euro tariff scheme