25 June 2022 – Department of Naval Engineering, Ungku Omar Polytechnic, Ipoh was officially involved in the NATIONAL LEVEL SEAFARERS ‘DAY 2022 CELEBRATION at Mesra Mall, Kemaman, Terengganu on 25 June 2022 organized by the Malaysian Marine Department. The celebration was officiated by YB Dato Henry Sum Agong, Deputy Minister of Transport Malaysia.
The objective of this celebration is to celebrate all levels of seafarers, especially Malaysian seafarers who have given high commitment in carrying out their duties in ensuring that the ship can function optimally until it reaches every port around the world.
The theme of sailors’ day this time as set by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) is “Your voyage – Then & Now. Share your journey.”