Malaysian Ambassador to Warsaw, Amb. Rosmidah Zahid hosted a reception on 9th September 2008 at Hyatt Hotel to celebrate the 51st anniversary of the Independence of Malaysia. Approximately 200 guests including local dignitaries, members of Diplomatic Corps, Senior Government officials, representatives of the academic, prominent members of local business community, media and publishers as well as Malaysian residing in Poland attended the reception.
The auspicious occasion began at 7.00 pm with singing and playing of the national anthem, Negara Ku, the national anthem of Poland and followed by a speech by Her Excellency Ambassador.
The guests were served with a number of Malaysia delicacies prepared by the Hotel and HBS. Selections of traditional music by a popular Malaysia composers and a slide presentation with colours of Malaysia were played and projected. While enjoying the dinner, the guests were presented a fashion show with a remarkable and colourful Malaysia traditional costume.