HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
UNITED STATES EMBASSY
BEIBU GULF PORT AUTHORITY
EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN OF DIALOG GROUP BERHAD
MINISTER II OF MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY
MALAYSIA-CHINA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
MINISTER OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY
AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY
INTERNATIONAL TRADE & INDUSTRY MALAYSIA
GUANGXI ZHUANG AUTONOMOUS REGION
QINZHOU MUNICIPAL PEOPLE’S GOVERNMENT
BOARD MEMBERS VISIT
KUANTAN PORT GOLF TOURNAMENT 2016
CHINA ASEAN EXPO (CAEXPO) 2016
HARI RAYA 2016
Majlis Berbuka Puasa 2016
Customer Appreciation Night 2015
DEEPAVALI CELEBRATION 2015
FAMILY DAY 2015
HARI RAYA 2015
IJM SCHOLARSHIP 2015
INNOVATION & AWARDS
Media Appreciation Night 2015
NEW PRIVATISATION AGREEMENT 2015
VISIT BY BOARD MEMBERS OF IJM TO KUANTAN PORT
Kuantan Port welcomes board members of IJM in two days visit to Kuantan. The visit mainly to Kuantan Port operational area and MCKIP. The visit was joined by Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of IJM Corporation Berhad, YB Dato’ Soam Heng Choon and Kuantan Port top management included YH Dato’ Ir Haji Khasbullah A. Kadir.
The board members also has the opportunity to visit Sg. Lembing and the Tin Mining Tunnel. The short and swift visit ends as per scheduled.
VISIT BY MINISTER II OF MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY
Kuantan Port received a visit from Minister II of Ministry of International Trade and Industry YB Dato’ Seri Ong Ka Chuan on September 5, 2016. The minister visited NDWT construction site to learn more about its current status and development.
VISIT BY THE DEPUTY MINISTER OF MITI TO KUANTAN PORT
In conjunction with the 3rd JCC (?) scheduled meeting in Qinzhou, China on 28 March 2016, the Malaysia Deputy Minister of Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Dato’ Lee Chee Leong visited the Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park (MCKIP) on 17 March 2016, organised by the East Coast Economic Development Council (ECERDC) to see first-hand on the development of the project. The Minister in his busy schedule for the day took time to visit the development of the of the breakwater by the government and the NDWT by KPC.
VISIT BY MALAYSIA-CHINA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Delegations of Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) visited Kuantan Port on September 5, 2016. The delegation was briefed about KPC by En Alimi Ibrahim, Senior Manager Marketing and Information Technology. Mr Edward Chong Sin Kiat, Managing Director IJM Land Berhad also took the opportunity to share on the latest development of MCKIP and Kuantan Port. ECERDC was represented by Mr Sea Kah Jin.
VISIT BY THE management OF THAILAND PORT AUTHORITY TO KUANTAN PORT
The management of Thailand Port Authority visited Kuantan Port on 29 September 2015. The delegation of 16 personnel of the port was briefed on the port facilities, services, port expansion development and future plans. An exchange of token by both parties took place in appreciation of their visit to Kuantan Port. The visit the day ended with a port operational site tour.
VISIT BY MINISTER INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND INDUSTRY YB DATO’ SRI MUSTAPA MOHAMED
Minister of International Trade & Industry, YB. Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamed visited Kuantan Port on July 28, 2016. The minister visited Kuantan Port vicinity and was briefed by Kuantan Port Management on the New Deep Water Terminal (NDWT) project.
VISIT BY VICE GOVERNOR OF GUANGXI ZHUANG AUTONOMOUS REGION H.E MR. ZHANG XIAOQIN
The Vice Governor of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region H.E Mr. Zhang Xiaoqin and 120 investors from China visited Kuantan Port New Deep Water Terminal. The visit was attended by the Deputy State Secretary of Pahang State Economic Planning Division Dato’ Suhaimi Mohd Yunus, CEO of ECERDC, Datuk Seri Jebasingam Issace John, CEO & Managing Director of IJM Corporation Berhad Dato’ Soam Heng Choon, Deputy CEO & Deputy Managing Director of IJM Corporation Berhad Mr. Lee Chun Fai, COO of Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd Dato’ Ir. Hj Khasbullah Bin A Kadir.
VISIT FROM BEIBU GULF PORT AUTHORITY
On September 28, 2016, in collaboration with Kuantan Port Authority (KPA), Kuantan Port Consortium welcomes KPA’s counterpart from Guangxi, Beibu Gulf Port Authority Director General Mr Zhou Yinong and his delegation to Kuantan Port and the New Deep Water Terminal (NDWT) to witness the ongoing construction and development. This visit was also attended by the General Manager of Kuantan Port Authority, Dato’ Khairul Anuar Bin Abd Rahman.
VISIT BY DEPUTY MINISTER OF MINISTRY OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE & INDUSTRY MALAYSIA
The Deputy Minister of Ministry of International Trade & Industry Malaysia Dato’ Lee Chee Leong and delegates visited Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park (MCKIP) and Kuantan Port on 17 March 2016. The Deputy Minister was briefed on the development status of the New Deep Water Terminal (NDWT).
SHARING SESSION WITH HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL
On October 21, 2016, Kuantan Port welcomes Ms Alice Tsang and Ms Mae Lee from Hong Kong Trade Development Council to Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd. They are here to find out more about the industrial development happening here at Kuantan Port and its surrounding such as Malaysia-China Kuantan Industrial Park (MCKIP) and Alliance Steel.
This sharing session was also attended by Mr Tan Guan Lee, Property Development Manager of MCKIP, Mr Wei Wei of Beibu Gulf Port Group, Mr Xu Weiguo and Mr Edwin Fan of Alliance Steel (M) Sdn Bhd.
VISIT BY THE GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES OF QINZHOU MUNICIPAL PEOPLE’S GOVERNMENT, GUANGXI
In conjunction with ‘Qinghou Day’ in Kuantan, the Government representatives of Qinzhou Municipal People’s Government, Guangxi, People’s Republic of China visited Kuantan Port on 2 April 2016. The delegates were briefed on Kuantan Port’s information technology systems and the development status of the New Deep Water Terminal (NDWT).
VISIT BY EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN OF DIALOG GROUP BERHAD
Y.Bhg. Tan Sri Dr Ngau Boon Keat, Executive Chairman of DIALOG Group and his delegations visited Kuantan Port’s New Deep Water Terminal (NDWT) site on September 5, 2016. This visit was also attended by Y.Bhg. Dato’ Soam Heng Choon, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of IJM Corporation Berhad, Y.Bhg. Datuk Seri Jebasingam Issace John, Chief Executive Officer of East Coast Economic Region (ECER) and YH. Dato’ Ir Hj. Khasbullah Bin A.Kadir, Chief Executive Officer of Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd.
CUSTOMER APPRECIATION NITE 2015
The Port Division, Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd (KPC) Customers Appreciation Night 2015 was held on 8 April 2016 at the Swiss Garden Resort & Spa, Kuantan. The event was held to express our appreciation to customers for their continuous support and contribution to the port.
More than 20 awards were given out to the customers based on their contribution in terms of cargo throughput and revenue for the calendar year 2015.
The highest contributors are as follows:-
THE HIGHEST CARGO CONTRIBUTOR
ARAS KUASA SDN. BHD.
THE HIGHEST FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTOR TO KPC (BAUXITE CARGO EXPORTER)
POWERUS SDN. BHD.
THE HIGHEST FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTOR TO KPC (OTHERS)
XING HER SHIPPING SDN. BHD.
THE HIGHEST STEVEDORE SERVICES PROVIDER
SAYZ SDN. BHD.
SPECIAL SAFETY RECORDS AWARD TO STEVEDORE SERVICES PROVIDER
MODERN POTENTIAL SDN. BHD.
The customers enjoyed the night with lots of fun and laughter.
Deepavali Celebration 2015
In Kuantan Port Consortium we cherish the ethnic diversity. Every year Kuantan Port celebrates Deepavali to share the happiness with those who celebrate it. This time around the celebration was enlivened by Bhangra dances which turned on the festive mood among the attendees. The event was attended by employees and customers.
FAMILY DAY 2015
The Port Division’s family day is organised once in every two years and was recently held on 12 September 2015 at the Bukit Gambang Resort. The two days one night event was filled with variety of fun activities, aimed to create a close bond between employees, their families and that of their colleagues.
On the first day of the event highlighted the retro themed dinner and many interesting prizes were given away in during the lucky draw. The next day was filled with even more fun games of which both employees and their families enjoyed themselves. The day ended with lots of cheers and joy.
HARI RAYA 2015
In the spirit of Hari Raya Aidilfitri, KPC had always celebrated the festival with customers and employees. Just it has never failed in the previous years, KPC impressed open house attendees with sumptuous food. Besides the customers, employees and their families, Y.M Tan Sri Tengku Azlan Ibni Sultan Abu Bakar, the Chairman of Kuantan Port Authority made time to spend the auspicious celebration with everyone in attendance.
The festive joy was shared with the staff’s children whereby each of them were given ‘duit raya’.
IJM SCHOLARSHIP 2015
Every year IJM Corporation Berhad gives recognition to children of IJM Group employees who achieved excellent results in the ‘Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia’, ‘Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia’ and ‘A-Levels’ examinations. This simple gesture of recognition has encouraged parents to motivate their children to do better in the studies and receive recognition from IJM.
The IJM Academic Excellence Award 2015 was held on 28 September 2015 at Holiday Villa Hotel, Subang, Selangor where 9 children of Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd’s employees received the Academic Excellence Award from Y.Bhg. Dato’ Soam Heng Choon, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of IJM Corporation Berhad.
Innovation & Awards
In line with one of the IJM core values namely, Innovative Kuantan Port Consortium has always encourage employees to come up with new ideas and innovations to enhance or improve port services.
In 2015 several Kuantan Port employees rewarded for their innovation to improve services to their stakeholder. The employees who received the reward were as follows:-
- First place: Electrical Department Project: Tube Well System
- Second Place: Human Resource Department Project: Medical Interface Version 2.0
Media Appreciation Night 2015
In the spirit of togetherness and enhancing the relationship between the media practitioners and management of Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd, KPC organised the 2015 Media Appreciation Night on the 30 November 2015 at Swiss-Garden Beach Resort Kuantan.
Themed ‘Glitter’, more than 100 journalists mostly based in Kuantan joined the first-ever organised event for the media. Chief Operating Officer of Kuantan Port, YH Dato’ Ir Haji Khasbullah A. Kadir highlighted the importance of working closely and ensuring delivery of the right message to the society and stressed that Kuantan Port will co-operate in sharing relevant information when needed.
The event was attended by the President of Pahang Media Club, Dato’ Nik Naizi Husin, General Managers, Senior Managers and Managers of Kuantan Port.
New Privatisation Agreement
The existing Kuantan Port Privatisation Agreement was revoked in its place on 1 June 2015 and a new agreement to encompass the New Deep Water Terminal (NDWT) was signed. The Ministry of Transport acted as the representative of the government, Kuantan Port Authority being the regulatory agency and Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd as the concessionaire signed the new agreement.
The new privatisation agreement which took effect on 1 June 2015 was for a period thirty years until 2045 and to be continued for another thirty years until 2075 subject to approval by the government.
MAJLIS BERBUKA PUASA KPC 2016
The ‘breaking of fast’ or ‘buka puasa’ in the holy month of Ramadan is an annual event organised by Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd (KPC) since its inception and tradition was continued in 2016.
The function was held on 21 June 2016 and lead by Chief Operating Officer of Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd, YH Dato’ Ir. Haji Khasbullah A. Nadir.
During the ‘buka puasa’, KPC made some contributions to 11 students from Maahad Tahfiz Pelabuhan Kuantan and 20 single mothers from Kampung Selamat, Kuantan. The contributions were presented by YH Dato’ Ir. Haji Khasbullah A. Kadir.
HARI RAYA CELEBRATION 2016
Majlis Sambutan Hari Raya Kuantan Port Consortium was held on July 23, 2016. The event was attended by employees’ family members , clients, and port users. Besides celebrating Raya, Kuantan Port also shared happiness with staff widows, single mothers, and orphans by distributing ‘duit raya’ to them.
CHINA ASEAN EXPO (CAEXPO) 2016
Kuantan Port has participated in the 13th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) 2016 from 11 until 14 of September 2016. The Governor of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region H.E. Chen Wu was among the visitors who dropped by at Kuantan Port booth and reiterated the twin park project (MCKIP and QIP) is a very important collaboration between Guangxi and Malaysia governments and Guangxi government is in full support to ensure the success of this collaboration.
KUANTAN PORT GOLF 2016
The weekend is the best time for us to relax our mind and forget about work for a little while.
On October 15, 2016, Kelab Kebajikan & Rekreasi KPC (KKRKPC) has organised a golf tournament which involving KPC’s staff, clients and state government officials. This tournament was also attended by Pahang State Secretary, YB Dato’ Sri Muhammad Safian Bin Ismail and Chief Executive Officer of Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd, Dato’ Ir. Hj Khasbullah Bin A Kadir