MTCC-Asia Sub-regional workshop commenced on 5th Dec. in Putrajaya, Malaysia.
MTCC-Asia Sub-Regional workshop, funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) was kicked off on 5th Dec in Everly Hotel, Putrajaya, Malaysia, jointly organized by Ministry of Transport, Malaysia and MTCC-Asia. 25 honored guests from China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Thailand participated the workshop. Mr. Wei Ruan, Head of MTCC-Asia reviewed the establishment of MTCC-Asia under the auspices of IMO and EU and a series of accomplishments achieved. He expressed that MTCC-Asia would be very much honored and happy to expand our co-operations with Malaysia, on the challenges of Green House Gas emissions and protecting the environment, and a sustainable maritime Asia. More…… 9/12/2018
MTCC-Asia branch office in Myanmar launched.
MTCC-Asia, funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), launched its second branch office on 5 November 2018 at the Myanmar Maritime University (MMU), Yangon, in collaboration with the Department of Maritime Administration, Ministry of Transportation and Communication, Myanmar. Speaking at the launch event, Mr. Thaung Kyaing, Director General of Department of Maritime Administration highlighted the critical importance of GHG emissions reduction for the shipping industry, and appreciated the Global MTCCs Network (GMN) funded by EU and implemented by IMO for providing the opportunity for the Myanmar maritime sector to increase the uptake of low-carbon technologies and operations. More…… 6/11/2018
All ready for MTCC-Asia branch office in Myanmar.
On November 5, 2018, MTCC-Asia, financed by the European Union (EU) and implemented by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) will host the launching ceremony of its Branch Office in Yangon, Myanmar. Taking this opportunity, Mr. Shi Xin, Executive Director of MTCC-Asia and Vice President of Shanghai Maritime University (SMU), and Mr. Ruan Wei, Head of MTCC-Asia, will visit Myanmar to ensure the smooth running of the ceremony. The Myanmar Branch Office is the second branch office established by MTCC-Asia in the Asian region following the Cambodian branch office. The Myanmar Branch Office is located in the Myanmar Maritime University (MMU). MMU was established by the Burmese military government in February 2002. Directly affiliated to the Ministry of Transport of Myanmar and located in the port of Dilava near Yangon, MMU is also an institute for training competent shipbuilders and engineers for the Myanmar Maritime Transportation Department. More…… 2/11/2018