MMF CEO addresses SME Conference

The CEO addressed the MEA, SME Conference entitled “SMEs and Green Growth – The Journey Ahead”, where he spoke about the potential for technology in enhancing the progress towards carbon-neutrality in the Maritime Industry. The MMF’s intervention was framed in the context of the maritime industry being already the most energy efficient mode of transport [...]

November 11th, 2021|MMF News|

CEO participated in ENMC Annual Meeting

The CEO participated in the Annual Meeting of the European Network of Maritime Clusters (ENMC) held in hybrid mode on 27th October. Representatives from corresponding network clusters in the EU and EEA also participated to discuss the current challenges facing the maritime communities in the respective regions as well as to discuss the finances of [...]

October 27th, 2021|MMF News|

MMF signs partnership agreement with MEA

The Malta Maritime Forum is pleased to announce the striking of a Partnership Agreement with the Malta Employers’ Association (MEA). The agreement is aimed at granting the MMF wider exposure on the MEA media which are most relevant to the Maritime Community, namely the online MEA Index platform and the popular MEA TV programme. These [...]

October 19th, 2021|MMF News|

MMF welcomes proposed demerger of Transport Malta

The Malta Maritime Forum (MMF) welcomes Minister Ian Borg’s announcement that Cabinet gave the green light for Transport Malta to be de-merged into separate entities for land transport, aviation and maritime affairs. Indeed, the re-establishment of a national entity solely responsible for the maritime industry was amongst the main proposals in a document entitled [...]

October 15th, 2021|MMF News|

Dr Ann Fenech re-elected as Vice President of Comité Maritime International

The Malta Maritime Forum is delighted to announce that Board Member and indeed one of its Founders, Dr Ann Fenech has been elected for a second term as Vice President of the Comité Maritime International. Dr Fenech was elected by a unanimous decision of the national maritime law associations during a CMI assembly held [...]

October 2nd, 2021|MMF News|

MMF CEO interviewed for Bluesprout Project

The CEO gave a 60-minute interview to Dr Karsten Xuereb, Visiting Lecturer, Research Support Officer, Radio Producer & Presenter on the work and role of the Malta Maritime Forum over Zoom. During the interview, Kevin J Borg faced questions on salient topics on maritime transport and blue economy tourism including the climate change targets [...]

September 23rd, 2021|MMF News|

MMF writes to Minister for Education

The Malta Maritime Forum wrote to the Education Minister to express surprise at the fact that the maritime industry does not feature in the “I Choose – Nagħżel il-Karriera Tiegħi’” initiative for 2021. This initiative was embarked upon by the Ministry for the purposes of students’ guidance on career and educational options in their latter [...]

August 31st, 2021|MMF News|

MMF present at launch of Valletta Grand Harbour Strategic Plan

The MMF was present at the launch of the Valletta Grand Harbour Waterfront Strategic Plan on the invitation of the Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects, the Hon. Ian Borg. The MMF was represented by its Chairman Judge Emeritus Joseph Zammit McKeon and CEO Kevin J Borg. You can download a copy of [...]

August 7th, 2021|MMF News|

MMF pleased to note that Commercial Section of Civil Courts is being bolstered

The Malta Maritime Forum is pleased to note that the Civil Court (Commercial Section) is being bolstered in line with recommendations it had made in the public domain last March. In fact, the Forum understands that a judge who is at present hearing lawsuits within the Civil Court (Commercial Section) has also been assigned [...]

June 15th, 2021|MMF News|
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