17 April 2014
The SOAS Centre of South East Asian Studies received a visit from the Deputy Minister of Education Malaysia, Hon. P. Kamalanathan and officers from Ministry of Education Malaysia and the High Commission of Malaysia in London.
The delegation included Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohad Anizu - Minister Counsellor (Education), Director, Education Malaysia UK & Ireland, Mr. Ahmad Tarmizi - Education Attache and Mrs. Asyikin - Officer from Ministry of Education Malaysia . They met with Prof Elizabeth Howard-Moore, Centre Chair to discuss matters of mutual interest including Cultural Heritage and Bujang Valley, UNESCO and Malay manuscripts.
Dr Farouk Yahya, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of the History of Art and Archaeology showed them the material in the upcoming Southeast Asia at SOAS exhibit in the Brunei Gallery.