Chung Hwa School Kiudang in Tutong District on Saturday ushered in the Year of the Rat with a Chinese New Year celebration.
Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Brunei Darussalam Yu Hong was the guest of honour. The school’s Working Executive Committee and parents were also in attendance. The ceremony began with the singing of the national anthem and followed by the school song.
A group photo session with the guest of honour also took place. Yu Hong and the executive committee of the school also handed over prizes to the top three students at the Calligraphy and colouring competitions.
Principal of Chung Hwa School Kiudang Loo She Yun in her welcoming remark conveyed Chinese New Year wishes to everyone in attendance. The celebration was enlivened with lion and dragon dance performances by the students.
The Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China and the school’s working executive committee members handed out red packages to the students.