DIMAPUR, April 24 - Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang was bestowed with ‘Lifetime Achievement Award in Transformation’ at the 6th Global Leadership Awards 2016 held at Pullman Bali Legian Nirwana Hotel, Indonesia, yesterday, a press release from CMO’s Media Cell stated.
The award was organised by The Leaders International, a business magazine and co-organised by American Leadership Development Association (ALDA), a US-based NGO.
The Nagaland CM was selected by a panel of renowned professionals from all parts of the world and the awardees were selected in various categories based on their leadership qualities and contributions in their fields in the last three years or so, the release said.
On the sideline of the event, Zeliang met Sultan Sulaiman, Prince of Selangor and discussed possibilities of trade and commerce.
Both agreed that detailed discussions should be held for mutual benefit of the regions they represent, it added.
The CM also met Dr Mazlan, CEO of Institute of Darul Ridzwan, Economic and Political Research, State of Perak (Malaysia) and Economic Advisor to King of Abu Dhabi, Princess Badaria.
During these exchanges, Zeliang expressed his fervent desire that the North Eastern States should become the hub of commercial activities in the light of the Government of India’s Act East policy and not a mere corridor through which trade and commerce occurs, the CMO release stated.