Maritime Frontier

Maritime Frontier – Charting our ITM Journey
Maritime Frontier is a quarterly electronic newsletter produced by the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA). The publication aims to inform and engage the maritime industry as well as workforce in Singapore on the various initiatives and opportunities under the four pillars of Productivity, Innovation, Jobs and Skills, and Internationalisation of the Sea Transport Industry Transformation Map. You can subscribe to the newsletter by sending us an email at or

Latest issue

Issue 1

The inaugural issue of the Maritime Frontier looks at the integral role the Sea Transport Industry Transformation Map (ITM) plays in charting Singapore’s maritime journey in this current climate of increased uncertainty.

Key initiatives under the Sea Transport ITM are featured in interviews with Mr Kenneth Lim, MPA’s Chief Technology Officer and Senior Director, Innovation, Technology & Talent Development; and Mr Ong Kim Pong, Regional CEO Southeast Asia, PSA International as well as via a case study of Tian San Shipping’s adoption of the Sea Transport Industry Digital Plan to accelerate its digital transformation efforts.

This issue also showcases the rich experiences of traineeships from the eyes of Ms Cindy Yeow and Mr Luqmanul Bin Yusof who have joined BSM as trainees under the SGUnited Traineeships Programme.

Maritime Frontier is a publication of the MPA. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced without the written permission of MPA. 

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