| Achong Tanjong |
SENIOR Assistant Chief of Adat Istiadat Negara, YAM Pengiran Seri Wijaya Pengiran Haji Ahmad bin Pengiran Mohd Yusof, yesterday attended a Chinese New Year (CNY) open house hosted by Lau Chai Seng of Aewon Brunei and spouse at their residence in Kampong Telanai.
Guests at the event included relatives, friends and business associates. They were treated to a wide variety of foods and drinks prepared and served by a chef and staff of a well-known restaurant in the country.
An open house is an opportunity for people to convey Chinese New Year greetings and strengthen ties with the host family. It is also part of the Chinese community’s tradition.
Present at the open house yesterday was former Brunei-Muara District Officer, Haji Jamain bin Momin, chairman of Overseas Chinese Taipei Association, Lim Tiong Tin, and other prominent Chinese businessmen and Malay friends of Lau Chai Seng and family.