The country's former students who studied at Sekolah Tuanku Abdul Rahman, STAR in Ipoh, Perak celebrated their friends from Malaysia who are on a visit to Brunei Darussalam. The function was also in conjunction with the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the first batch of Brunei students sent to further their studies at STAR in 1958. The function took place last night at Rizqun International Hotel in Gadong.
Among those present was Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Lela Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Dato Setia Haji Mohamed Taib, The Speaker of the Legislative Council. From 1958 to 1964, 42 Brunei students studied at the school, who have contributed to the country by holding senior positions in the public service, diplomatic corps, military, university lecturers and in the private sector.
Source: Radio Television Brunei