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|Uncategorized|

MMF attends European Shipping Summit

In preparation of the European Shipping Summit held in Brussels on 19-20 September, the MMF engaged intensely with the Ministry for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects to provide feedback from the maritime industry regarding the EU’s Fit for 55 Package, in particular new provisions related to the Emissions Trading System (ETS) regulations on Neighbouring Container [...]

September 20th, 2023|Uncategorized|

Navigational Restrictions in Grand Harbour on 20 January

The Ports and Yachting Directorate notifies mariners that navigational restrictions will be established in The Grand Harbour, Valletta on the 20th January 2018, in connection with Valletta 18. The restrictions consist of: 1. Exclusion Zone from Saturday 20th January 2018 at 1600 hours to Sunday 21st January 2018 at 0200 hours, within the area bounded [...]

700,000 passengers at Valletta Cruise Port

Valletta Cruise Port, operator of the sea passenger terminals and Valletta Waterfront has welcomed 700,000 cruise passenger movements. A lucky recipient, who arrived in the Port of Valletta aboard the MSC Meraviglia, was selected as the 700,000th passenger and given the opportunity to return to Malta in the near future with a 3-day break in [...]

Biggest Container Vessel to Visit Malta calls at Malta Freeport

One of the world’s largest container vessels – and the biggest ever to visit Malta – has called at the Freeport on its maiden voyage. Forming part of an exclusive club of megaships, the Munich Maersk stretches some four football pitches in length (399 metres) and spans a breadth of 58.6 metres. At full capacity, it can [...]

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