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Launch event for the new BMW 5 Series and the new MINI Countryman

Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London, has teamed up with the television chef and author Ching He Huang, to create a special Chinese New Year menu for the hotel’s TĪNG lounge, launching on Tuesday 24th January to welcome the Year of the Rooster.

The Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, His Excellency Khaled Al-Duwaisan writes for the 2017 DIPLOMAT Yearbook.

Earlier this summer, Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London appointed Paul Brackley joins as its new General Manager.

Heads of Mission and diplomats from over 20 countries attended an Ambassadors Breakfast event hosted by Diplomat magazine in the magnificent surroundings of the Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard on Tuesday 27th September 2016.

On the 2 June, the LACCS-UK hosted a concert in association with the Algerian Embassy at Cadogan Hall. Ambassador of Algeria and Mrs Zehra Abba hosted the evening with LACCS-UK Honorary Chairman Professor J R Monroy. A great diplomatic and artistic success, Beihdja Rahal and her ensemble performed Arab-Andalusian music

Ambassador Witold Sobkow warmly welcomed His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent, members of the diplomatic corps and British partners at the Polish Embassy to celebrate the 225th anniversary of the Polish Constitution on 3 May. The first of its kind in Europe, the Polish Constitution was established in 1791. As

Mexico’s ARM Cuauhtemoc sailing tall ship known as Ambassador and Gentleman of the Seas arrived in London on 7 June. Stopping at West Indian Dock in Canary Wharf, the crew of 252 sailors were welcomed by naval, local and diplomatic representatives, as well as members of the Mexican community. Leading

Earlier this year, Indonesia’s President Mr Joko Widodo addressed the IMO’s Marine Environment Protection Committee in London at the invitation of IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim. The visit was part of Mr Lim’s initiative to raise awareness of the organisation within the broader audience of global leadership. Delegates from 107 Member States

Executive Director of the Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission, Marghoob Butt, says the international community must unite 
to defeat anti-religious hatred


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