The Malaysian Swedish Business Association (MASBA) held its 2012 Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, 6 June in conjunction with the celebrations of Sweden’s National Day which was collaborated with the Swedish Honorary Consulate.
The festivities took place at the Swedish Trade Council’s office at G Tower in KL City Center. Sponsors for the evening were Volvo Trucks and Intermovers.
The celebrations began when some 100 guests, of both Swedish and Malaysian origin, were given the opportunity to listen to Mr. Ravindran Devagunam, the Director of Fighting Corruption of the National Key Result Area (NKRA), giving a highly interesting speech on the fight against corruption in Malaysia.
Later, while enjoying homemade herring canapés as starters, Mr David Stenström, Managing Director at Volvo cars gave the guests a brief background to the Swedish National Day.
Later, the guests were treated to an opportunity to savor from traditional Swedish sandwich cakes to Strawberry cream cakes with the drinks and coffee.
The evening closed with a lucky draw containing desirable Swedish prizes, such as some Swedish chocolate, glassware and cookbooks signed by Michael Elwing, Senses, Hilton.