MMF News

Malta Maritime Forum Outraged at Government’s Inaction

Local maritime entities have lost 40% to a 100% total market share wipeout An industry that provides employment to 11,500 workers is at risk   The Malta Maritime Forum notes with deep regret and concern that its prudent approach and sense of responsibility, particularly at this hour, were not appreciated, let alone reciprocated by government. [...]

By |2020-04-25T08:59:38+00:00April 25th, 2020|MMF News|Comments Off on Malta Maritime Forum Outraged at Government’s Inaction

MMF urges Malta Government to support the Maritime Industry during Covid19

The Maltese maritime industry, represented by the Malta Maritime Forum is perplexed, to say the least, that it has been largely overlooked by Government in the measures that have been announced to date to assist those economic activities which have been adversely affected by the coronavirus. After due consultation with the representatives of the industry, [...]

By |2020-03-31T07:15:26+00:00March 31st, 2020|MMF News|Comments Off on MMF urges Malta Government to support the Maritime Industry during Covid19

Annual Presidium of ENMC held in Malta

The European Network of Maritime Clusters, to which the Malta Maritime Forum are members, opted to hold their annual presidium in Malta for 2018. A networking event was organized on the 15th October by the ENMC presidium for various member clusters from Spain, France, Italy and the Netherlands as well as Board Members from the [...]

By |2019-02-22T13:58:29+00:00October 17th, 2019|MMF News|Comments Off on Annual Presidium of ENMC held in Malta

MMF CEO delivers presentation at SEP 2019 Conference

The importance of a common platform that brings together all the entities and enterprises involved in the maritime sector was highlighted by the Malta Maritime Forum CEO, Michael Callus during a short presentation delivered at the Southern European Pilots Meeting which the Malta Maritime Pilots hosted between April 29th and 30th. The meeting, bringing together pilots [...]

By |2019-05-02T10:25:44+00:00May 2nd, 2019|MMF News|Comments Off on MMF CEO delivers presentation at SEP 2019 Conference

Consultative Meeting on the Grand Harbour Regeneration Plan

The Malta Maritime Forum together with the Chamber of Commerce Enterprise and Industry organized a consultative meeting on Tuesday 16thApril, 2019, on the Grand Harbour Regeneration Plan Project being conducted by the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects together with the concerned Public Authorities. Members and other interested stakeholders were invited for this consultative [...]

By |2019-04-25T14:46:34+00:00April 25th, 2019|MMF News|Comments Off on Consultative Meeting on the Grand Harbour Regeneration Plan

MMF gearing up for 2019 Courses

Pro Crew is a suite of courses being developed under the Large Yacht Code framework to provide STCW course requirements for the Superyacht industry. An array of yachting related courses will be delivered on a bespoke platform developed by MCAST and City of Glasgow College to take advantage of a blended learning environment and deliver [...]

By |2019-02-22T14:34:23+00:00December 15th, 2018|MMF News|Comments Off on MMF gearing up for 2019 Courses

Teen Cafe

The Malta Maritime Forum collaborated with Transport Malta, the Ministry of Education and the National Skills Council in the Educational Field to raise awareness to young students about the career opportunities surrounding the Maritime Industry. Three sessions were organised in 2018, one in Handaq School and two at St Francis School.

By |2019-02-22T14:22:49+00:00November 25th, 2018|MMF News|Comments Off on Teen Cafe

Progress Meeting 15 November 2018 & AGM

The second progress meeting for 2018 was held at Bank of Valletta Headquarters, Corporate Sponsors of the Malta Maritime Forum. An opening address was delivered by Mr. Kenneth Farrugia, Chief Business Development Officer of Investments at Bank of Valletta. The first presentation by Mr. Albert Frendo focused on a number of Credit Products offered by [...]

By |2019-02-22T11:46:33+00:00November 15th, 2018|MMF News|Comments Off on Progress Meeting 15 November 2018 & AGM

MMF CEO appointed as Transport Malta Chairperson

Former MMF CEO Mr. Joe Bugeja was nominated to fill the position of Chairman and CEO of Transport Malta. This is indeed a prestigious position and the MMF is indeed proud to have had Mr. Bugeja as its CEO for two and a half years during which, through his hard work the MMF achieved many [...]

By |2019-02-22T14:37:10+00:00June 28th, 2018|MMF News|Comments Off on MMF CEO appointed as Transport Malta Chairperson