News

Visit by Researchers from Korea Maritime Institute

3 July 2018


MIMA received Ms. RyuHee-Young and Mr. Ban Young-Gil from the Korea Maritime Institute a government-funded research institute specialising in the field of maritime affairs and fisheries. KMI researchers have been regular visitors to MIMA to discuss maritime related issues in Malaysia and Southeast Asia.


The meeting covered the coastal shipping industry in Southeast Asia particularly in Malaysia. Cdr Ang Chin Hup (R) elaborated on Malaysia’s shipping and ports industry and the various plans and strategies such as the Malaysia Shipping Master Plan and National Ports Strategy to revitalise and enhance the sector. Ms. Chin Yim Leng mentioned the cabotage policy and the functions of the Domestic Shipping Licensing Board (DSLB) in protecting domestic shipping companies in Malaysia.

1007

During the meeting


The meeting also discussed maritime industries in Southeast Asia and the possibility of having a single shipping market within ASEAN. The KMI researchers were briefed on the importance of the Malacca Straits as an international shipping route and the emergence of Southeast Asia as a new economic block. Overall, the meeting was a beneficial as researchers from the two institutes shared knowledge on maritime issues. MIMA looks forward to collaborate with KMI in the future research on maritime affairs.

1008

Participants and the exchange of mementos

Latest News

MESSAGE FROM THE DG…
Monday, 14 January 2019
Thumbnail We have just ushered in 2019 and I would like to wish everyone a very Happy New Year! 2018 was a challenging and interesting year not only for MIMA but for the country as a whole where there was a...
Thumbnail 14 December 2018 The University of Malaya’s Innovative Technology Research Cluster (ITRC) and MIMA met recently to discuss collaborative opportunities on a joint-research project focusing on IR 4.0...
Thumbnail Manila, Philipines 6-7 Dec 2018 The 8th AMF and  6th  EAMF were conducted as a back to back event in Manila recently. In preparation for the event, the Institute for Maritime Affairs and Law of the...



Contact Info

Address:
B-06-08, Megan Avenue II
12, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng
50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Telephone:
(603) 2161 2960

Facsimile:
(603) 2161 4035

E-Mail:
.

Event Calendar

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
Saturday, 19 January 2019 16:05

Site Visitor

0.png4.png3.png8.png4.png4.png5.png
Today348
Yesterday579
This week3988
This month13468
Total visits438445

Hit Counter

364242