Malaysia World Maritime Week 2018

Kuala Lumpur, 07th August 2018 Today, Malaysia Shipowner’s Association (MASA) an association established with the main objective of protecting and promoting the interest of Malaysian Shipowners hosted the Malaysia World Maritime Week (MWMW) 2018 to celebrate the Maritime industry with the theme set by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) – “IMO 70: Our Heritage – […]

IMO workshop promotes secure shipping in Asia

Shipping forms the backbone of world trade, transporting around 80% of global trade by volume. No other method of mass transportation is as cost-effective or fuel-efficient. Each day, around 50,000 merchant ships deliver the things people need and want – from food, to clothes, fuel, raw materials, electronics, medication and more. The security of maritime […]

Seafarer issues to the fore at IMO Legal Committee

23/04/2018 The increase in the number of reported cases of abandonment of seafarers is expected to be highlighted during the 105th session of IMO’s Legal Committee (23-25 April). A joint International Labour Organization (ILO)/IMO database recorded 55 such cases during 2017, against an average 19 annually during the preceding three years. Seafarers may be left […]

Career, Entrepreneurship and Skills Festival – CESF’18

Career, Entrepreneurship and Skills Festival – CESF’18 by University Malaysia Terengganu (UMT) offers a variety of exciting programs, such as open interviews and exhibitions as well as entrepreneurial and skill opportunities. There is an entrepreneurial competition involving Public Universities, Private Universities and Polytechnics that will bring a great reward. Community and community involvement estimated at […]

World Maritime Day 2018

About World Maritime Day 2018 ​In 2018, IMO celebrates 70 years since the Convention establishing the Organization was adopted. The World Maritime Day theme for the year is “IMO 70: Our Heritage – Better Shipping for a Better Future”. This provides the opportunity to take stock and look back, but also to look forward, addressing […]