Penang MMEA detains two barter trade ships from Myanmar

GEORGE TOWN: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) detained two barter trade ships from Myanmar for failing to provide relevant documents during an inspection in Penang waters on Friday (May 20).

Penang MMEA director Maritime Captain Abd Razak Mohamed said the two ships, registered in Yangon, were detained at 6.50pm and 6.55pm respectively, at 0.8 nautical miles northwest of Penang Port.

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