SOCIAL SCENE: . . . To China’s 64th
Ambassador of China to Barbados Xu Hong celebrated his country’s 64th anniversary of independence with his Barbadian hosts at a glitzy reception at Hilton Barbados.
Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave and Lady Belgrave headed the guest list that included Prime Minister Freundel Stuart and members of his Cabinet, diplomats, member of the business community and other friends of China.
There was a musical backdrop for the evening, with the Mighty Gabby serenading guests with some of his hit ballads and classical selections played by the band of the Barbados Defence Force.