IKMAL played an active role during the “Day of the Seafarer (Hari Pelaut)” celebration on 25th June 2015 at Wisma Pelaut in Port Klang. Besides opening a Booth, IKMAL also presented 5 “Seafarers’ Education Assistance Fund”, each amounting to RM 2000.00, to 5 deserving Seafarers.
A number of IKMAL’s Past Presidents also attended the event and 2 of them, Dato’ Capt. Ahmad Sufian b. Abdul Rashid and Datuk Capt. Hamzah b. Mohd Noor, graciously presented cheques amounting to RM 5000.00 each to Dato’ Abdul Jamil b. Murshid, current President of IKMAL, to replenish IKMAL’s Seafarers’ Education Fund.
Datuk Dr. Ismail b. Hj. Bakar, the Secretary General of the Ministry of Transport (MoT), Malaysia and Dato’ Abdullah Yusuff b. Basiron, Secretary, Maritime Division of the MoT were amongst the visitors who stopped by at IKMAL’s Booth.