SIGNING CEREMONY FOR THE TRANSFER OF OWNERSHIP OF THE AGOSTA 70 TYPE SUBMARINE TO THE MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT - PARIS, 23 SEPTEMBER 2011
A signing ceremony for the transfer of ownership of the Agosta 70 type submarine formerly known as FNS Ouessant submarine, from the Government of the French Republic to the Government of Malaysia was held at the Embassy of Malaysia in Paris on Friday, 23 September 2011. The Agreement of the transfer was already signed earlier in Kuala Lumpur on 16 May 2011.
2. At the signing ceremony, H.E. Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Zainal, Ambassador of Malaysia to France represented the Government of Malaysia while Mr. Yves Blanc, Director of International Development, French Ministry of Defence represented the French government. The Embassy’s Defence Attaché, Captain Ismail Abdullah together with Malaysian Embassy officials and French senior navy officials were also present at the ceremony.
3. The Agosta submarine was used for the training of the first Malaysian submarines crews from 2005 to 2009. The training was done following the contract signed by Malaysia for the acquisition of two French Scorpene submarines in 2002.
4. The Agosta submarine will be transported on a floating dock back to Malaysia on the first week of October organized by Felda Transport. It will be handed over to the Malacca State Government which later will be converted into a museum at Klebang.
Embassy of Malaysia
24 September 2011
SOURCE :BERNAMA KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 21 (Bernama) -- The Yang Di-Pertuan Agong Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah Wednesday night officiated an art exhibition by local young artist...
H.E. Tan Sri Ismail Omar, Ambassador of Malaysia to France, presented his letter of credence to H.E. Mr. François Hollande, President of the French Republic on Friday, 15 November 2013. The...
ENGRAVED ARTWORKS OF MALAYSIAN ARTISTS SHOWCASED AT INTERNATIONAL ENGRAVING FESTIVAL IN SARCELLES, FRANCE - 23 NOVEMBER 2013
The engraved artworks of seven Malaysian artists are currently showcased at the 16 th International Engraving Festival at Sarcelles, France from 23 November to 8 December 2013. HE...
H.E. Ambassador Tan Sri Ismail Omar and wife Puan Sri Suriati Md Sobri attended a Diwali luncheon organized by the Malaysian Association in France (MAF) at the Old Jawad Restaurant...
Sukacita dimaklumkan bahawa tarikh mengundi pos bagi warganegara Malaysia di Perancis yang layak mengundi adalah seperti berikut: Tarikh: ...
To read the articles of the three French consumers who won the writing competition organised by the Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC), please link to www.theoilpalm.org . ...
CULTURAL PERFORMANCE BY MALAYSIAN CHILDREN AT GRETZ-ARMAINVILLIERS 'WORLD CULTURAL DAY' - MARCH 24, 2013
Twenty Malaysian children studying at the International School of Paris participated at the “Journée des Cultures du Monde (World Cultural Day)” organised by the City Hall of...
MALAYSIA AIRLINES COMMENCES PARIS JOURNEY WITH A380 FROM MARCH 1, 2013 Mal aysia Airlines will launch its second ...
OFFICERS TO BE CONTACTED:
TEL NO :
+ 331 45 53 11 85 / email@example.com