ASEAN Business Advisory Council Honours Rafidah With Lifetime Achievement Award

20 November 2015

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 (Bernama) — Malaysia’s “Iron Lady” Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN-BAC) at a gala dinner tonight.

Held in conjunction with the 27th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits, the award was presented to Rafidah for outstanding leadership, passion and commitment in realising the aims and purpose of ASEAN in areas related to economic growth, social progress and socio-cultural evolution.

The former International Trade and Industry Minister was recognised for her trailblazing efforts to raise the trade profile of Malaysia and ASEAN.

ASEAN-BAC Chairman Tan Sri Dr Mohd Munir Abdul Majid presented the award to Rafidah who has also been at the forefront of pushing the ASEAN and wider region agenda, forward.