The formal agreement between WOU and NUBE was signed by Vice Chancellor Tan Sri Emeritus Prof Gajarai Dhanarajan and NUBE president S. Sivabalan on behalf of the two parties, witnessed by Deputy Vice Chancellor Dr Seah Soo Aun and NUBE general secretary J. Solomon.
“With this agreement in place, we can now customise a more current, comprehensive, and market driven curriculum that addresses both the conventional and the rapidly evolving needs of the banking industry,” remarked Tan Sri Dhanarajan in his speech.
Some 50 people graced the event held at the Kuala Lumpur Regional Office. Among them were WOU Council members Dato’ Dr Michael Yeoh and Rinalia Abdul Rahim, KLRO director Abdul Rahman Sidek, Bandar Utama regional director Meilina Puteh, and marketing director Usha Veeriah. An estimated 30 members of NUBE attended.
The NUBE is a national union representing workers in the banking and financial institutions in Peninsular Malaysia. It has 28,000 members nationwide.