Upcoming MBN UK Event: Showcasing Maritime Malta

The MMF is teaming up with Malta Business Network UK to organise an event to “Showcase Maritime Malta” in London to be held on Tuesday 27th February, 2024. The event will be hosted at the prestigious IMO Headquarters Building and will present an excellent networking opportunity with London-based maritime stakeholders. Participants will be required [...]

January 10th, 2024|MMF News|

MMF Meeting TM CEO and Permanent Secretary

The Board of the Malta Maritime Forum met with the Chairman and CEO of Transport Malta (TM) and the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects to discuss a number of policy issues of prime importance to the maritime industry. The meeting served for the Forum to underline its positions on EU [...]

November 7th, 2023|MMF News|

MMF sharing concerns regarding ETS with Minister Miriam Dalli

The MMF met with the Minister for the Environment, Energy and Enterprise and the CEO of Malta Enterprise where it shared its serious concerns regarding business and carbon leakage risks arising from the implementation of EU ETS on Shipping. The MMF has so far met 23 different stakeholders on the matter since August as it [...]

October 27th, 2023|MMF News|

MMF CEO meets EP President Dr Roberta Metsola

On 11 October the MMF CEO Mr Kevin J Borg discussed the implementation of the EU’s Emission Transport System (ETS) on Shipping with the President of the European Parliament, Dr Roberta Metsola, during a recent visit to Brussels. Kevin J Borg conveyed the MMF’s concerns with the serious risks of business and carbon leakage arising [...]

October 11th, 2023|MMF News|

BOD Member Miriam Camilleri at WestMED Maritime Clusters Conference

Board Member Miriam Camilleri represented the Malta Maritime Forum at an international conference organized by WestMED entitled “Blue Challenges in the Mediterranean – Boosting New Sustainable Opportunities”. Miriam Camilleri delivered a presentation entitled “The Italian-Maltese cooperation for the benefit of Southern Shore countries of the Mediterranean" which gave an overview of the role and functions of [...]

October 6th, 2023|MMF News|

MMF Meets Hon Ivan Castillo

MMF representatives led by the Chairman, Godwin Xerri met with the Opposition Spokesperson for Maritime Affairs, the Hon Ivan Castillo. The purpose of the meeting was to discuss matters of topical interest including the ETS Directive and the ensuing “Transhipment Rule; the draft National Policy for the Deployment of Offshore Renewable Energy; the proposed development [...]

September 27th, 2023|MMF News|

MMF meeting Dr Josianne Cutajar MEP

The MMF held a meeting in the European Parliament with Dr Josianne Cutajar MEP in her capacity as Vice Chairperson of Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas (SEARICA). The MMF coordinated this meeting on behalf of the European Network of Maritime Clusters (ENMC) that was eager to discuss items of common interest to [...]

September 19th, 2023|MMF News|

MMF Chairman at Sustainability Conference

Mr Godwin Xerri participated in a conference organized by Transport Malta entitled “Public and Private: An alliance towards a modal shift – The sustainable Multi-Intermodal Transport Hubs (SMITHS).” On this occasion, the MMF Chairman delivered a presentation on the subject of “Unlocking the Green and Cost Saving Potential of Water Transport” in which he elaborated [...]

September 19th, 2023|MMF News|

MMF submits 2024 Budget Proposals

For the third successive year, the MMF is proactively contributing its ideas towards the national budget consultation process. Over the past days, the Forum presented an internally generated document containing 13 concrete, maritime-focused proposals to Minister Aaron Farrugia. Copies were also submitted to the Minister of Finance and the Opposition spokesperson for Maritime Affairs. Within [...]

August 23rd, 2023|MMF News|
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