Thai, Malaysian UBD students get care packages

The Embassy of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Malaysian High Commission in Brunei Darussalam presented care packages to Thai and Malaysian students at Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) during a ceremony at The Core.

Thai Ambassador to Brunei Darussalam Wanthanee Viputwongsakul and Charge d’Affaires at the Malaysian High Commission Nadia Azura binti Mohd Nudri presented the care packages to students. The packages included food, face masks and sanitisers, a press release stated.

Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Corporate and Administration) of UBD Hajah Rubiah binti Haji Yacub, Dean of Students Saidai bin Haji Hitam and International Student Office Coordinator Sendi anak Batu were also present.

There are three Thai and 16 Malaysian students currently at UBD.

The embassy and high commission lauded the university’s efforts in taking care of the students in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. In return, UBD thanked and acknowledged the Diplomatic Corp’s concern and care for the students’ well-being.

ABOVE & BELOW: Thai Ambassador Wanthanee Viputwongsakul and Charge d’Affaires at the Malaysian High Commission Nadia Azura binti Mohd Nudri present students with care packages. PHOTOS: UBD