Green Red Orange Blue Black

News

Roundtable with Dr Satu Limaye, Director, East-West Center, Washington DC

5 July 2018

The Maritime Institute of Malaysia (MIMA) organized the abovementioned roundtable to provide an opportunity to raise and discuss matters of interest and relevance to maritime issues in the region.

Representatives from the Royal Malaysian Navy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Defense, Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency, Institute of Strategic and International Studies Malaysia, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Malaya, HELP University, Malaysia Institute of Defence and Security, RMN Sea Power Centre, Ministry of Transport, and US Embassy officials were invited for the exchange of views.

1009

Discussion during the Roundtable

The discussion generally focused on the US position in the Asia-Pacific geopolitical landscape including that of the South China Sea and the relationship between US and ASEAN member states. It emphasized concerns over global hegemonic powers namely the US and China, the geo-economic status in the region, and existing regional maritime security management tools such as Malacca Straits Patrol (MSP) and Trilateral Maritime Patrol (TMP) in the Sulu Sea.

1010

Dr Satu Limaye signing MIMAs’ visitor book

In his remarks, Dr Limaye opined that the fundamental structure of US maritime interests in the Asia Pacific has not differed despite the change of administration. He thanked MIMA for hosting the fruitful roundtable discussion with the invited experts and congratulated the institute on celebrating its 25th anniversary this year.

Latest News

Thumbnail Yangon, Myanmar9 – 10 October 2018 The United Nation’s Economic & Social Commission for Asia & the Pacific (UNESCAP) organised a Capacity Building Workshop on Strengthening Transport Connectivity among...
Thumbnail 27 August – 7 September 2018Yeosu, South Korea  The Yeosu Academy of the Law of the Sea, an initiative that is part of the Yeosu Project that inherited the spirit of EXPO 2012 Yeosu Korea and the...
Thumbnail Taipei    3 – 5 October 2018 In response to the call from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) ocean-related Ministerial Meetings, Chinese Taipei organised this APEC Roundtable Meeting focusing...



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
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
Monday, 22 October 2018 15:28

Site Visitor

0.png3.png6.png7.png5.png3.png5.png
Today594
Yesterday777
This week594
This month18520
Total visits367535

Hit Counter

24476