The first Diners’ Club for MAFDC Course Serial 38/2018 was successfully held on 13 March 2018 at the Bangi-Putrajaya Hotel, Selangor. The guest speaker was Associate Professor Dr Farish Ahmad Noor, Coordinator of PhD Programme, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He presented a talk entitled “Balancing the Scale between US and China: The Effectiveness of Malaysia's Strategies” followed by questions and answers session. Among the invited guests who attended the event was ACOS Operation and Strategy, RMAF HQ. The Diners’ Club is part of the course program that enabled course participants to interact with prominent personalities on related topics such as security, economic or current national issues in line with regional and global perspectives.