Category Archives: Langkawi

Humanitarian Vessel Vega to Implement WHO Millennium Development Goals

In cooperation with the World Health Organization’s Millennium Development Goals Vega’s 2012 Missions of Mercy will continue to target the reduction of maternal and infant mortality by delivering donated tools, supplies, and training information to the communities we assist. It is estimated that in these Midwives and Health Workers kits reduce maternal and infant mortality by as much as 40%. Continue reading

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Vega to be press boat for the prestigious 22nd Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta

Once again Vega is proud to have been chosen as the press boat for the prestigious 22nd Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta 18 – 26 November 2011 The Raja Muda Selangor International Regatta is a challenging offshore sailing race organised … Continue reading

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Latest updates to Vega website now active

Have a look at our updated website and at the famous “Lists” of supplies we need for next years deliveries HERE

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Why no news these days?

Just to let all our friends know why there is no news these days. We are out sailing and having a bit of fun playing with the toy. Will be back at the slog keeping you informed of all our … Continue reading

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Vega wins an award for Humanitarian Assistance

This prestigious award presented by the Asia Pacific Laureate Foundation came as a complete surprise to us. We were not even aware we had been proposed for it. Meggi and I were given this award in recognition of  “Humanitarian Services … Continue reading

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The new sailvega website is up at last

Meggi just up-loaded the revised website at http://www.sailvega.com. It has a lot of new images and loads of new information you may find interesting. Would love to have your feed back on it.

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Images of The Historic vessel Vega

I just posted a selection of photographs taken during this years deliveries of educational and medical supplies by the Historic vessel Vega. ou can find them by clicking on the “Images of The Historic vessel Vega” link in the bar … Continue reading

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