NZ envoy to Malaysia dies
Sarawak Tribune - Thu, 9 January 2003

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KUALA LUMPUR - The New Zealand high commissioner to Malaysia and Brunei, MacAlister Price died in Adelaide yesterday after a long illness.

A statement from the high commission said that Price, who presented his credentials in Kuala Lumpur on July 30, last year, is survived by his wife, Nina Sudiono, sons Duncan, Hamish and Andrew, and his grandsons and granddaughter.

It said that a condolence book will be opened at the high commission from 9am today until 4.30pm on Monday.

Any other messages of condolence can be delivered to the high commission for passing to his wife and family.

The high commission said that during his illness, Price received much support from his many friends and colleagues here and throughout Malaysia.

"Nina, his family and colleagues at the high commission are very appreciative of this support and extend their thanks to everyone for their encouragement during a very difficult time," its said. - Bernama