Regional English Language Schools Seminar (RELS)


Malaysian Armed Forces, Education Officers participated in the Regional English Language Schools Seminar (RELS) in May 2016, which was conducted in Bangkok. The RELS Seminar is a biennial multilateral language seminar hosted by the Defence International Training Centre and is attended by personnel from Australia, New Zealand and Defence Language Centres throughout the Asia Pacific Region.

This year, over forty participants attended from as far and wide as New Zealand, Thailand, Tonga, Vietnam, Indonesia and East Timor. Malaysia was represented by Lt Col Khairuddin Mohd Noor (Chief of MINDEF Library), LTCOL Simon Watts (SO1 Malaysia Australia Joint Defence Programme) and Maj Yean Meng Chew (SO1 Language and Translation).