SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – A solar power company located in this free port is now providing the means for power consumers to produce their own electric power supply and sell the excess power generated from their solar panels. Bandacorp Solar Inc. (Bandasolar) officials said with the net-metering program already in effect, residents of Olongapo City… Read More Subic firm allows solar users to sell excess power
By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The P32-billion information and communication technology (ICT) sector in this free port is expected to generate some P76.4 million in revenue for the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) this year, a 15-percent growth projection seen to be sustained by ongoing expansion projects. SBMA Administrator and CEO Wilma T.… Read More SBMA sees 15% revenue growth in Subic ICT sector
MARIVELES, Bataan — The Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan (AFAB) has received ISO 9001:2015 certification, an international standard which signifies compliance with the latest requirements for quality management system. AFAB Chairman and Administrator Emmanuel D. Pineda said they received the certification after an audit of the agency’s management and administrative services related to… Read More Bataan Freeport gets ISO 9001:2015 certification
SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Port of Subic posted an impressive 11 percent growth in revenue in the first five months of this year, despite less ship calls recorded in the same period. According to Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Administrator and CEO Wilma Eisma, total port revenue logged from January to May 2017 in… Read More Port of Subic posts 11% revenue growth
Photos by JUN DUMAGUING The six-day “Mahal Ko, Produktong Zambaleño” trade fair featuring products made in the province of Zambales opened the other day at the Ayala Harbor Point Mall in the Subic Bay Freeport. Around 20 medium- and small-scale enterprises from Zambales participated in the fair and exhibited food and souvenir products.
By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — With the continuing increase in the number of companies investing in this free port, the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) reported more good news in the first half of the year in terms of revenue, dividends, investments, exports and even visitor arrivals. According to SBMA Administrator Wilma Eisma,… Read More SBMA keeps growth momentum in Jan-May
By HENRY EMPEÑO SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Philippine Coastal Storage and Pipeline Corporation (PCSPC), operator of petroleum storage facilities here and the Subic-Clark fuel pipeline, inaugurated on Friday three more fuel storage tanks, thereby doubling the capacity of the former U.S. military fuel depot here 24 years after its turnover to private management. The… Read More Subic fuel storage firm doubles capacity to 5.2 million barrels