SBMA to support Bataan Ayta tribe in biodiversity conservation

MORONG, Bataan – Ayta tribesmen in the remote upland communities of Morong town will receive full support from the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) in a conservation project designed to protect and preserve their indigenous environment and culture. SBMA Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma gave this assurance during the launching on Saturday of the… Read More SBMA to support Bataan Ayta tribe in biodiversity conservation

Subic fishers dispute ‘alarmist’ yarn on LNG operations

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Local fishermen have disputed claims by leaders of some activist groups in Central Luzon that the ship-to-ship transfer (STS) operations of liquefied natural gas (LNG) on Subic Bay endanger fisher folk in the area and that locals were not consulted about the project before its approval by the Subic Bay Metropolitan… Read More Subic fishers dispute ‘alarmist’ yarn on LNG operations

First ‘Pride Parade’ held in Subic Freeport

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – More than a hundred participants from the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community joined in the first Pride Parade here in the Subic Bay Freeport on Sunday to help promote equality, diversity and inclusion among various sexes. SBMA Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma and Bataan Representative Geraldine Roman, the… Read More First ‘Pride Parade’ held in Subic Freeport

Top 10 Subic Freeport workers honored

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma has challenged outstanding workers here to lead the Subic workforce in caring for the Freeport with “malasakit” and passion. During the recent awarding ceremony for the Ten Outstanding Freeport Workers at Cinema 4 of Harbor Point Ayala Mall here, Eisma… Read More Top 10 Subic Freeport workers honored

SBMA recalls past struggles in building PHL’s first free port

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — Hundreds of former volunteers and current employees and officials of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) on Friday recalled the hardship they overcame in building the first Philippine free port and renewed their commitment for a sustainable and more progressive Subic. In a ceremony graciously attended by former heads of the… Read More SBMA recalls past struggles in building PHL’s first free port

SBMA takes over computer school facilities over unpaid rent

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) on Saturday (Nov. 25) peacefully took control over a secondary and tertiary school here after it failed to settle its financial obligation to the SBMA amounting to P19 million. The SBMA’s Legal Department, assisted by personnel from the Law Enforcement Department, entered the premises of… Read More SBMA takes over computer school facilities over unpaid rent

Philippine flag to fly 24/7 in Subic Freeport

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) has been authorized to continuously fly what is reputedly the biggest Philippine flag at its administration building here. This after the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) passed NHCP Board Resolution No. 8, s. 2017 to designate the Subic Bay Freeport Zone as place… Read More Philippine flag to fly 24/7 in Subic Freeport