Press Releases
 
2017
 
13 September 2017 Step Up in Efforts to Attract More Talent for the Maritime Industry With Maritime Singapore Connect Office’s Partnership With the Ministry of Education and Nanyang Technological University
18 August 2017 Record Turnout for First-ever Maritime Careers Workshop for Graduates of All Disciplines
11 August 2017 Close to S$1.8 million in Scholarships Awarded by the Singapore Maritime Industry for Local & Overseas Studies
24 July 2017 Over 150 Education and Career Guidance Counsellors Hosted for Jurong Port Tour and Forum With Maritime Professionals to Discuss Industry Developments and Career Opportunities at the MSC Maritime Insights Forum 2017
5 July 2017 New Website to Consolidate Opportunities in the Singapore Maritime Industry for Students and Jobseekers
8 May 2017 Sea Asia 2017 Reinforces Role as Leading Maritime Forum in Southeast Asia
20 April 2017 Youths Compete to Recreate The Panama Canal With Lego at Sea Asia
11 January 2017 Over 250 Maritime Leaders Joined Guest-of-Honour, Mrs Josephine Teo, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Ministry of Transport, at the Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) New Year Cocktail Reception 2017 at Regent Singapore to Usher in the New Year


2016
 
2 December 2016 Inaugural Maritime Singapore Connect (MSC) Connexions Forum to Offer Education and Career Guidance Coaches and Maritime Employers Industry Insights While Addressing Maritime Manpower Development Issues and Employment Trends
17 August 2016 Over $2 million in Scholarships Awarded by the Singapore Maritime Industry for Local & Overseas Studies
12 August 2016 Youths Inspired by the Stories of Young Singaporeans from the Maritime Industry, at the annual Singapore Maritime Dialogue held at PSA Pasir Panjang Terminal
5 August 2016 Engineering and Maritime Studies Undergraduates Get Exclusive Insights on SkillsFuture-aligned Jobs at Roundtable Discussions with Industry Experts
20 April 2016 Companies Must Seize Opportunities In Oil Price Downturn: Offshore Marine Forum 2016
12 April 2016 Offshore Leaders To Discuss The Future Of Oil Prices And The Impact On Offshore At The Offshore Marine Forum 2016
6 April 2016 Maritime Leaders Call For Adoption Of Technology: Sea Asia 2017 Survey
13 January 2016 Mr Andreas Sohmen-Pao, Chairman Of BW Group, Appointed As New SMF Chairman Along With Four New Board Members

2015
 
29 October 2015 Lloyd’s List Asia Awards 2015: David Chin wins Lloyd’s List Asia Pioneer Generation Award
16 October 2015 Launch of NYPE 2015 – A Joint Effort by ASBA, BIMCO and SMF on the Industry’s Most Widely Used Standard Form of Dry Cargo Time Charterparty
14 October 2015 David Chin, Executive Director of SMF, to be Honoured with a Lloyd’s List Asia Award for His Contribution to Maritime Singapore
22 September 2015 Maritime Industry Gets Together for Appreciation Dinner in Honour of Minister Lui Tuck Yew
13 August 2015 Over S$2.6million in Scholarships Awarded by the Singapore Maritime Industry for Local & Overseas Studies
4 August 2015 Launch of Singapore Maritime Ambassador Programme at the Singapore Maritime Dialogue
3 June 2015 Media Partnerships Celebrated at the Singapore Nite @ Nor-Shipping event in Norway graced by Singapore’s Minister for Transport and Second Minister of Defence Mr Lui Tuck Yew
28 April 2015 Sea Asia takes top spot as South East Asia’s largest maritime conference with attendance up 23 per cent in 2015
1 April 2015 Singapore to host more than 14,000 people from over 60 countries at Sea Asia 2015
16 January 2015 SMF New Year Cocktail Reception 2015


2014
 
14 November 2014 Maritime leaders call for increased efforts to realise single ASEAN shipping market
15 August 2014 51 Students Receive Over S$1.4 million in Scholarships Awarded by the Singapore Maritime Industry for Local & Overseas Studies
30 July 2014 Senior Minister of State for Finance and Transport Mrs Josephine Teo Outlines Singapore’s Strategy for Continued Growth as a Premier Global Hub Port & Leading International Maritime Centre at the Inaugural Singapore Maritime Dialogue Involving 200 Students
7 April 2014 Shipping experts call for collaboration and consolidation
7 January 2014 New Board Appointed At The Singapore Maritime Foundation’s New Year Cocktail Reception 2014 Officiated By Minister For Transport, Mr Lui Tuck Yew


2013
 
14 August 2013 S$1.7 million in Scholarships Awarded by the Singapore Maritime Industry for Local & Overseas Studies
11 April 2013 Sea Asia 2013 Ends – Record breaking attendance of more than 13,000 participants; Organisers say show has demonstrated real growth again; Dates for 2015 Show Announced
10 January 2013 Over 300 maritime leaders joined the Guest-of-Honour, Mr Lui Tuck Yew, Minister for Transport, at the Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) New Year Cocktail Reception 2013 at Regent Singapore to usher in the new year


2012
 
21 November 2012 Singapore to represent the Asia region as new arbitration seat in BIMCO contracts
4 September 2012 Marina Bay Sands to host Sea Asia 2013
16 August 2012 The Singapore maritime industry continues to pledge its support to the MaritimeONE, TMSS and SAIL scholarships despite economic slowdown
25 July 2012 Asian Shipowners' Forum (ASF) and SD Software Developers Ltd (SDSD) give free access to the Singapore Ship Sale Form (SSF) with the release of a new edition of the Charter Party Editor programme (CPE) catering to low-volume users
13 June 2012 Singapore Ship Sale Form (SSF) crosses the 100-transactions mark, with the inclusion of the sale of vessels by NOL, IMC Industrial Group and PCL
24 April 2012 The Asian Voice in World Shipping - Here to Stay
12 January 2012 Over 300 maritime leaders and Guest-of-Honour, Mr Lui Tuck Yew, Minister for Transport and Second Minister for Foreign Affairs, gathered at Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) New Year Cocktail Reception at Sheraton Towers to usher in the new year


2011
 
24 November 2011 Singapore Ship Sale Form (SSF) expands its reach with the inclusion of the form in the Charter Party Editor by SDSD
12 August 2011 34 outstanding youth get a headstart with the prestigious MaritimeONE scholarship, marking a new page in their maritime journeys
12 April 2011 Sea Asia 2011 Opening Sessions in Singapore Today; Focus on the Bulk Sectors – Facing a Crisis or Ample Opportunities
07 April 2011 Readying for the Next Economic Wave
29 March 2011 NOL uses Singapore Ship Sale Form (SSF) for vessel deal
01 March 2011 Asia set to drive the global container market as regional economies gain ground led by China
13 January 2011 Japan’s maritime business leaders to join regional counterparts at key event in April
06 January 2011 Minister for Transport and Second Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr Raymond Lim, officiates at the annual Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF) New Year Cocktail Reception


2010
 
21 Dec 2010 Premier business leaders to debate the Asian Voice in World Shipping at key maritime event in Singapore, SEA ASIA
29 Oct 2010 Sea Asia scores ‘Exhibition of the Year’ Award in Lion City
03 Aug 2010 41 young scholars embark on their maritime journeys
03 Aug 2010 Sea Asia’s significance to the maritime industry keeps growing; bookings to date sets new record
27 Apr 2010 20% growth demonstrates Maritime Community’s focus on Sea Asia as key regional show for new business and networking opportunities
30 Mar 2010 Race through Maritime Singapore TO LEARN,
EXPERIENCE AND WIN!
07 Jan 2010 SMF New Year Cocktail Reception 2010


2009
 
29 Dec 2009 SMF announces changes of leadership in SMF Board
03 Aug 2009 40 MPA and MaritimeONE scholars announced
10 Jun 2009 Nor-Shipping 2009 - Over 300 senior maritime leaders from the Norwegian maritime community and the Singapore delegates gathered
04 Jun 2009 Nor-Shipping 2009 - Singapore Maritime Foundation leads 13-company delegation to showcase Singapore’s maritime capabilities at international maritime event
30 Mar 2009 Sea Asia 2009 - Opportunities in a Crisis - Region’s iconic event bucks economic downturn, increases 60% in size
12 Feb 2009 Sea Asia 2009 (Hong Kong) - 中国和香港将出席2009年亚洲海事展览会,这是本区域规模最大的海事会议与展览项目
12 Feb 2009 Discover Opportunities in the Crisis – Iconic event bucks the economic trend with massive increase in show floorspace
08 Jan 2009 New Year Cocktail Reception - Top maritime leaders gather to celebrate SMF’s 5th anniversary and usher in the new year


2008
 
22 Aug 2008 UGS Graduation Ceremony - The Singapore cohort shines with majority of them awarded first class and second class Upper Honours degree
11 Jun 2008 Sea Asia 2009 - Top Asian shipowners and maritime companies take centrestage in the global maritime industry