Professor Reg Jordan, CEO and Liz Smith COO of NUMed Malaysia were invited to attend a tea party hosted by the British High Commissioner, His Excellency, Simon Featherstone, on 13th September 2012. The event was held to welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as part of their three day visit to Malaysia to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubliee. Guests were treated to an assortment of food traditonally served at tea parties, such as scones and small sandwiches. BOH commemorative Diamond Jubilee tea was also served at the event.
Professor Jordan said after the event "The royal couple were delightful, they were clearly supportive of Newcastle University's investment here in Malaysia and were very interested to hear about our new campus in Iskandar Malaysia. It was a privlege to meet them both".
published on: 26th October 2012