2017 | Quarter 4
Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP), a Member of MMC Group successfully organised a career talk programme at Universiti Malaysia Terengganu.
The programme was part of the company’s strategic collaboration with local institutions of higher learning in empowering talents pools and leaders in maritime, logistics and port management in Malaysia.
Held at Port Briefing Room, Wisma A PTP, the main objective of the program was to share and create awareness among undergraduates about the working environment and opportunities available in the port industry especially in PTP. The one day event was conducted by speakers from PTP’s Marine Services, Container Operations, Project Integration and Human Capital Management.
Apart from the career talk and sharing session, the participating students were also involved in various other insightful activities such as visit to PTP Marine Control Centre, Wisma A and PTP Hub Operations Centre located at PTP Port Utilities Building, where they had the opportunity to view and experience PTP’s operational activities. Students were also taken for an exclusive tour around the terminal and Free Zone area.
The programme was first organised in 2015, similar to the previous sessions involving other public and private universities such as Netherlands Maritime Institute of Technology, Malaysian Maritime Academy, University Institute Technology of Mara (UiTM) as well as several selected tertiary institutions.