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Malaysian High Commissioner

HE Dato' Ahmad Rasidi Hazizi gave a rousing Briefing to a packed audience last night that included British Malaysian Society members and the Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Malaysia, Sir William Cash MP, covering foreign policy priorities, the economic situation and bilateral relations with UK and Malaysia.   

Cambodia Ambassador

The Ambassador of the Royal Embassy of Cambodia, HE Meas Kim Heng, spoke on a wide range of issues

Indonesia Ambassador

 The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Indonesia  In partnership with the Conservative Foreign & Commonwealth Council  Informal Briefing and discussion  With HE Rizal Sukma, The new Ambassador to Indonesia

Ukraine Briefing

 CONSERVATIVE FOREIGN & COMMONWEALTH COUNCIL In partnership with The British Ukrainian Society and Ukraine All Party Parliamentary Group     The Rt Hon The Lord Hunt of Wirral hosted 

Dr. Damian Tobin, SOAS China Institute and DeFiMS

Dr Tobin spoke about developments in China's financial and steel sectors and their implications for the UK, in particular highlighting the importance of 2020 as a target for China to reach a moderately prosperous economy. 

Rt Hon Desmond Swayne MP

"Long term economic development is the aim of my department".  Summary points below

Romanian Embassy

A Roundatable meeting was held with the Ambassador, HE Mihnea Ioan Motoc,on bilateral relations, NATO stance and the economy.

Turkish Ambassador

Excellent and wide-ranging constructive talk from the Ambassador of Turkey"Turkey is like a continent"   Report and highlights below

Mexican Ambassador's residence Panel of Speakers

The Mexican Embassy team showcased a number of key areas of interest to members at our meeting this week including: a summary from the Consul General, multilateral affairs, trade and investment, tourism, cultural affairs, political affairs and human rights.