THE 56TH NATIONAL DAY CELEBRATION
The Embassy of Malaysia in the Republic of Croatia hosted the 56th National Day Celebration of Malaysia on 10 September 2013. The celebration held at The Westin Hotel, Zagreb was attended by more than 150 guests including H.E. Nebojsa Koharovic, Assistant Minister and Secretary General of Bilateral Relations of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs (MFEA) senior officials of the MFEA, Office of the Prime Minister, senior government officials, Heads of Foreign Missions and Organizations accredited to the Republic of Croatia and the members of the Alumni Malaysian Technical Cooperation Programme (MTCP).
The highlights of the event was the special screening of the Merdeka Proclaimation 1957 video by the late Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj ibni Almarhum Sultan Abdul Hamid Halim Shah, the first Prime Minister of Malaysia, followed by several promotional videos, which depicts Malaysia's economic, cultural and social developments in recent years, including the investment promotion video entitled Malaysia: A Nation of Endless Possibilities by the Honourable YAB Prime Minister.
In his speech, His Excellency Dato' Yean Yoke Heng, Ambassador of Malaysia to the Republic of Croatia had addressed on the theme of the 56th National Day, the bilateral relations between our two countries, Malaysia's global economic positioning and the Visit Malaysia Year 2014.