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The grand affair was held at the Inter Continental Bangkok hotel, in tandem with FIABCI 's 57th World Congress.

Over 200 guests, comprising business associates, friends and shareholders flew into Bangkok with the sole purpose of celebrating with Dato'Alan.Guests filtered in before 7pm , and gathered at the foyer with their pre-dinner drinks before feasting on the endless array of authentic Thai appetizers freshly made at the specially set-up demonstration stations.

The evening kicked off with the awrding of CONCUAS certificates to successful participants of the construction quality system by NK Tong, BKP's Group Managing Director. This was followed by a welcome speech by NK who took the opportunity to thank everyone who had supported Dato' the past years.

The night grew livelier when a hilarious spoof of Dato' Alan was shown of his endevours to garner more members for FIABCI. The in-house produced video cracked up the audience - with giggles and laughter breaking out in the ballroom throughout the 15-minutes presentation. Snippets of Dato' travels to 17 countries and the various functions he attended worldwide were also shown.

And saving the best for last, there was the highlight of the evening -the unveiling of "Building on Compassion", Dato's biography. BKP President, surprised Dato' when Owen went on stage to officiate the launching of the book. Guests then made a bee-line towards Dato's table to obtain his autograph. The dinner was thoroughly festive affair. Wine flowed freely, and a sumptuous dinner was served acompanied by the much of a string trio.


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