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Philippine Malaysia Agreements

The Philippines and Malaysia have collaborated on a wide range of cooperative endeavors such as anti-piracy, border patrol and border crossing, and environmental protection. The Philippines and Malaysia work closely with their ASEAN neighbors towards the establishment of an ASEAN Community by 2015.

The Philippines and Malaysia have so far signed 14 agreements, as follows:

• Agreement between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines and the Government of Malaysia on Culture, Arts and Heritage Cooperation, 28 February 2014

• Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Government of the Philippines and the Government of Malaysia on Cooperation in the Field of Education, 28 February 2014

• Petroleum Service Contract No. 47 Offshore Mindoro between the Philippine National Oil Company-Exploration Corporation and PetronasCarigali Overseas SdnBhd of Malaysia, 10 January 2005

• Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Anti-Money Laundering Council of the Philippines and the Bank Negara Malaysia concerning Cooperation in the Exchange of Financial Intelligence Related to Money Laundering and Financing of Criminal Activities Related to Terrorism, 08 August 2004

• An Undertaking between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines and the Government of Malaysia concerning the Recognition of Certificates under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, 1978, as Amended, 31 July 2002

• MOU between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines and the Government of Malaysia on Tourism Cooperation, 07 August 2001

• Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on the Establishment of the Turtle Island Heritage Protected Area, 31 May 1996

• Second Protocol (1994) to the 1976 Agreement on Anti-Smuggling Cooperation, 29 March 1995

• MOU on Defense Cooperation, 26 September 1994

• MOU on the Establishment of a Joint Commission for Bilateral Cooperation, 22 July 1993

• Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income, 27 April 1982

• Air Services Agreement, 12 April 1978

• Protocol to the Agreement of Anti-Smuggling Cooperation, 01 September 1967

• Agreement on the Abolition of Visa Requirements and Waiver of Visa Fees in Certain Cases, 31 July 1962