Lunar New Year is right around the corner with all the best lucks and hopes for a bright future in the incoming year. This is the time for all the students to enjoy with their family and friends. For the international students who are studying at the Vietnam Maritime University, it can be considered as a special vacation and it is also a good time to experience Vietnamese culture.
1 AGM 13-15 Minutes
Please find attached the draft unconfirmed minutes of AGM 13-15 held in Manila on 12 November. GlobalMET Limited
2 Re-designing GlobalMET Website
It will be seen in the minutes that there is need to redesign the GlobalMET website. If interested, please express your interest to the ExecSec within two weeks.
In order to support for candidates of National High School Exam 2015, Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and Student Union of ISE organized a program named "supporting lunch".
1 Advice for NI
The following has been received from the Nautical Institute:
Your Executive Secretary attended the 16th Session of the Asia Pacific Heads of Maritime Safety Agencies meeting, held in Shenzhen from 21 to 23 April and delivered a presentation on the Asian Development Bank funded Fisher Report "Human Resource Development in the Maritime Sector in Asia and the Pacific. It was well received. Now we need to get a statement of support from each agency.
2. Guangzhou Maritime Institute
1 New Member
It is a pleasure to advise that Admiral Ushakov Maritime State University (AUMSU) in Novorossiysk has joined GlobalMET. We extend a warm welcome and look forward to ongoing mutually beneficial activities.
1. Nautical Institute Survey
Over recent years, The Nautical Institute has received growing feedback from young seafarers who support the prospect of academic recognition based on their STCW qualifications and professional experience.
On December 7th, 2014, Korean Register of Shipping presented 10 scholarships to excellent VMU students with a value of 600 USD each.
Attending the ceremony were Capt. Park Yeong Chul – General Manager of KR Singapore, Mr.Lee Sung-Hee- General Manager of KR Hochiminh, Dr. Pham Xuan Duong – Vice President of VMU, representatives of VMU functional deparments and academic units and 10 excellent students who received KR’s scholarship in the 2013-2014 academic year.