George M. Chalos Presents Speech at Gulf Maritime 2007, Expo Centre, Sharhjah, United Arab Emirates - April 16 - 18, 2007
The fifth edition of the Gulf Maritime exhibition, the region's only maritime event dedicated to meeting the complete requirements of the commercial, government, and the military maritime industry, got underway at Expo Centre Sharjah on Monday, April 16th. The exhibition was inaugurated by Sheikh Abdullah Bin Salem Al Qassimi, and Chairman, Diwan Al Amiri Sharjah. The three (3) day exhibition, held under the patronage of Sharjah Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Bin Sultan Al Qassimi, hosted 110 exhibitors from twenty (20) countries including a national pavilion from Romania. Trade visitors from GCC (UAE, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait & Saudi Arabia), Iran, Iraq, Egypt, Central Asia- CIS Countries, North East Africa, Indian Sub-Continent and the Middle East were in attendance at Gulf Maritime 2007. Mr. Chalos delivered a speech concerning issues of criminalization of maritime accidents and incidents, as well as the fair treatment of seafarers.
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