Resilient in the face of COVID-19

The maritime industry was commended for its resiliency and adaptability during the COVID-19 pandemic by Minister of Transport and Infocommunication Dato Seri Setia Awang Abdul Mutalib bin Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Setia Dato Paduka Awang Haji Mohammad Yusof (pic right) in his statement at the 32nd Regular Session of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Assembly yesterday.

The minister said seafarers, port workers and shipping agents were assigned as critical frontline workers and were among the first to receive COVID-19 vaccinations when Brunei Darussalam’s vaccination programme began in April 2021.

More details on Wednesday’s Borneo Bulletin