Posts Tagged ‘Olongapo ’

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]

Subic Aytas  receive  P14.8M for land rental

  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — The Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) achieved another milestone in improving the lives of the indigenous Ayta tribesmen in this free port when it handed over to tribal leaders on Monday millions of pesos representing payment for the use of… [More]

No more Red Tide in Bataan

By Publisher on August 9, 2014

No more Red Tide in Bataan

The water test last week off Samal town’s waters turned out negative, drawing hopes for a waited ending to the longest red tide phenomenon in Bataan history. The Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) disclosed that the water sample from Samal, which is the remaining… [More]

INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEANUP – ZAMBALES LAUNCHED

OCEAN CONSERVATION: Stakeholders in the Subic Bay Freeport and Zambales sign a memorandum of agreement for the staging of the International Coastal Cleanup-Zambales (ICC-Z), a multi-sectoral volunteer effort scheduled on September 20. Those who pledged full support to the endeavor included (left photo, seated, left… [More]

SM Advantage and AIG

By Publisher on August 9, 2014

SM Advantage and AIG

With the recent tie up between the American Insurance Group (AIG) and the SM Advantage, shoppers can now enjoy shopping thru rewards points and getting insured thru AIG. The tie-up was recently formalized in a Memorandum of Agreement signed by the American Insurance Group (AIG)… [More]

Subic Bay News Vol. 7 No. 26 in jpg

Images of the newsweekly Subic Bay News vol. 7 no. 26 edition . Pls. click to zoom to view page  

Subic  EnerZone  “Adopt-An-Ambulance” program  still on

  SUBIC BAY FREEPORT—Subic EnerZone Corporation (SEZ), the power provider in this Freeport, adopted anew all ambulances of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) as part of its corporate social responsibility program and added a 25 per cent increase to the maintenance allocation for the… [More]

Keppel Donates Emergency  & Rescue  Equipment To Subic town

Subic Town Mayor Jay Khonghun (6th frm R) witnessed the turn over by Keppel Subic Shipyard of rescue equipment to the Subic Rescue Team (SPOSO) headed by Boyet Hernandez Jr. and Rural Health Unit (RHU) headed by Dr. Leonardo Afable, Jr. The donation included a… [More]