MDPPA played host to the bi-annual FAMI Conference at the Marriot Hotel in Newport City, Manila, Philippines this September.

Delegates from the six participating countries, ie Indonesia,Malaysia,Japan,Taiwan,Thailand and Philippines took part in the 5-day event which included a social tour on the last day.

Various pertinent issues affecting the motorcycle industry , including MRAs, harmonisation, technical and non technical matters on intellectual property rights, road safety and information gathering and dissemination were discussed.

Delegates gave a thumb-up for the event which was well organised and successful in terms of content, deliberation and the outcome of which, were able to set forth future direction.

Member associations also welcomed the accession of the Vietnamese Motorcycle Associate into FAMI, who will likely be present in the next conference.DSC01504