Posts Tagged ‘News in Subic ’

FILIPINO SAILORS ADVANCE AS “SHELLBACKS” AT SEA

The Philippine Navy has 105 less “Pollywogs,” a term for sailors who have never crossed on a sea voyage the Equator, an imaginary line which divides the earth into the northern and southern hemispheres.   Aboard BRP Ramon Alcaraz, the 105 navymen earned the title… [More]

BRP Ramon Alcaraz engages Japanese warship off the waters of Indonesia

Shortly before crossing the equator off the waters of Indonesia, the Philippine warship BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16) engaged in a meeting procedure the Japanese warship JS Hatakaze (DDG-171)  as a passing exercise (PASSEX). Like Alcaraz, Hatakaze is also en route to Australia to participate in KAKADU 2014,… [More]

PHILIPPINE WARSHIP LEAVES FOR WAR GAMES IN AUSTRALIA  by Vic V. Vizcocho, Jr.

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – The warship BRP Ramon Alcaraz (PF-16) of the Philippine Navy set sail this morning (Sunday, 17th August 2014) on a week-long journey to participate in the multi-lateral military exercises “KAKADU 2014” at Northern Australia from Aug. 25 to Sept. 12, 2014…. [More]

P10 Bounty for every rat killed in Olongapo City

OLONGAPO CITY— Cash for rats, this is the theme of the city government in declaring the month of August as Leptospirosis Prevention Month. Olongapo City Mayor Rolen Paulino said that the aim of the city is to have a strong awareness campaign against the dreaded… [More]

Subic ICT council

By Publisher on August 2, 2014

Subic ICT council

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT – Companies, schools and government agencies involved in information and communications technology (ICT) at the Subic Bay Freeport have formed a multi-sectoral organization to maximize industry prospects and boost the potentials of this free port as a world-class ICT hub. In a… [More]

SM GAMOT PARA SA KAPWA

By Publisher on August 2, 2014

SM GAMOT PARA SA KAPWA

SM invites shoppers to give a gift of health to less fortunate communities in “Gamot Para sa Kapwa” campaign. A joint project of the SM Store and Watsons in partnership with the Department of Health, the Department of Social Welfare and Development, and SM Foundation,… [More]

P93.7M LGU  revenue shares from SBMA

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) is set to release a total of P93.7-million in revenue shares to local government units (LGUs) adjacent to and affected by the Subic Bay Freeport Zone. SBMA Chairman Roberto Garcia said the funds would be… [More]

Bataan Red tide alert remains – BFAR

BALANGA CITY, Bataan, July 24 (PIA) — The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is still appealing to the public to refrain from gathering and eating shellfish from seven towns and one city along the coastal waters of Bataan as red tide toxin, which… [More]

SM Olongapo’s “Senior Greeters”

  Who says seniors can’t work after retirement age? They still can and do. SM Supermalls has launched a program called Senior Citizen Community Service under SM Cares that hires documented senior citizens, 60-70 years old, medically fit and residents of the community. It aims… [More]

NLEX, SCTEX Eco-Friendly Fence System

  The Tollways Management Corporation (TMC), operator of the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) and the Subic Clark Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX) now ventures into producing and selling eco-friendly fence system named TeMCrete. The first of its kind in the country, TeMCrete is a pre-fabricated concrete panel… [More]