Month: September 2019

Maritime Watch

KPT Chair

The National Centre for Maritime Policy Research (NCMPR), Karachi chapter of National Institute of Maritime Affairs (NIMA) and the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) had concluded an agreement for the establishment of “KPT Chair” at NCMPR, Bahria University Karachi Campus. Under this Agreement Dr. Capt. Qamar Abad has been appointed as KPT Chair with effect from … Continue reading KPT Chair

Naghmana Zafar

Ms. NAGHMANA ZAFAR STAFF OFFICER (RESEARCH) NCMPR(K) Naghmana Zafar is regular faculty member at Bahria University Karachi Campus. She is an alumnus of International Relations Department, University of Karachi and International Ocean Institute, Dalhousie University, Canada. She is also IOI Ocean Ambassador to Pakistan. Apart from occasional writing in English and Urdu newspapers, she has … Continue reading Naghmana Zafar

Cdr Shahid Aslam Mirza TI(M)

COMMANDER SHAHID ASLAM MIRZA TI(M) DEPUTY DIRECTOR (COORDINATION) NCMPR A PhD Scholar in Strategic Maritime Management at IoBM, Karachi. Commander Shahid Aslam Mirza possesses an MPhil in Business Management with his Majors in Logistics & Maritime Management. He also possesses a Masters in Warfare Studies and is a published author with three papers in national/international … Continue reading Cdr Shahid Aslam Mirza TI(M)

Cdr Muhammad Akthar

Commander Muhammad Akhtar PN Deputy Director NCMPR(K)             Commander Muhammad Akhtar joined Pakistan Navy in 1984, after completing his FSc from Cadet College Petaro, a prestigious institute of the country and was commissioned in Operations Branch in 1986.  During his an illustrious career in Navy he has vast experience of both operational and staff appointments. … Continue reading Cdr Muhammad Akthar

Dr. Captain Qamar Abad

Dr. Capt. Qamar Abad (Ph. D Law) Master Mariner-Advocate High Courts Dr. Capt. Qamar Abad joined Pakistan Marine Academy Karachi in January 1975 for pre sea training after passing his (B. Sc.) Bachelor’s degree (Gordon College Rawalpindi) from Punjab University. On completion of Pre Sea training, joined Pakistan Shipping Corporation (PSC) in 1976 as Deck … Continue reading Dr. Captain Qamar Abad

Cdr Sajjad Ahmed Khrbey

  COMMANDER (RETD) SAJJAD AHMED KHRBEY PN  Deputy Director (Admin & Coord)   On completion of graduation, Commander Sajjad Ahmed Khrbey joined Pakistan Navy and got commission in Operations Branch on 16 December 1985. During the service, he served on board PN Ships and Establishments on various posts. He also served in various PN Intelligence … Continue reading Cdr Sajjad Ahmed Khrbey

Sea Power Centre, Australia

Sea Power Centre, Australia The Sea Power Centre – Australia (SPC–A) was established in the early 1990s to act as an autonomous research centre in order to foster and encourage development of maritime strategic thought by providing intellectual rigour to the public debate on maritime strategy and other maritime issues. It began as the Maritime … Continue reading Sea Power Centre, Australia

Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Canada

Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Canada Dalhousie University is proudly located in Halifax, Nova Scotia which is ranked one of the friendliest cities in the world. Founded in 1818, we’re one of Canada’s oldest universities, attracting more than 19,000 students from around the world. Given the interdisciplinary nature of the, our student body is drawn from … Continue reading Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Canada

Greenwich University, (Greenwich Maritime Centre) UK

Greenwich University, (Greenwich Maritime Centre) UK The University of Greenwich was established in 1890 and is located on the banks of the River Thames and the historic Chatham Maritime in Kent. The Greenwich Maritime Centre (GMC) has been a cross faculty initiative at the University of Greenwich that brings together a wide range of stakeholders … Continue reading Greenwich University, (Greenwich Maritime Centre) UK