Briefing on SCBA/SBEU Sabah CA and its implementation

[ April 29, 2013; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] A briefing session will be conducted by MCBA to familiarize HR executives on the salient changes in the new SCBA/SBEU Sabah CA.

The emphasis of the briefing will be on the salary conversion/adjustment and payment of arrears.

Those who are interested to attend are requested to submit their names via email to the MCBA Secretariat Office at […]

Posted on 25 April 2013 - Events

SCBA Sabah signs Collective Agreement with SBEU Sabah

[ April 23, 2013; ] Sabah Commercial Bank’s Association (SCBA) and Sabah Banking Employees’ Union (SBEU) successfully concluded their collective agreement and the signing ceremony were held in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah on 23 April 2013.

Mr. Liew Kui Choi, President, SCBA together with Mr. Maturin Sibi, Secretary, SCBA represented the Association while Ms. Margaret Chin, President SBEU and Ms. Catherin Jikunan, […]

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SCBA Sarawak signs Collective Agreement with SBEU Sarawak

Sarawak Commercial Banks’ Association (SCBA) successfully concluded the 13th Collective Agreement with Sarawak Bank Employees’ Union (SBEU) on 28.2.2013. The official signing ceremony was held at Pullman Hotel, Kuching Sarawak on 22 March 2013.
The new Collective Agreement will cover the period from 1.1.2012 to 31.12.2014.
Close to 2,000 employees in the clerical and non-clerical grades who […]

Posted on 26 March 2013 - Events

MCBA signs Collective Agreement with ABOM

[ January 18, 2013; ]  

Malayan Commercial Banks’ Association (MCBA) successfully concluded the Collective Agreement with the Association of Bank Officers (ABOM). The signing ceremony was held at the Renaissance Hotel in Kuala Lumpur on 18 January 2013.

This is the 11th successive collective agreement signed between the parties for the period 2012-2014.

With the conclusion of the collective agreement, more than five […]

Posted on 21 January 2013 - Events

Upcoming program on “Creating Capable DDI Panel Members” on 22-23.10.2012

This is a very comprehensive learning program that teaches participants not only on the right process and procedure of conducting a DDI, but also provides participants with the basic knowledge on related subjects which they ought to know in order to discharge their duty as effective inquiry panel members.
The program aims to develop participants to […]

Posted on 09 October 2012 - Events

50th MCBA Annual General Meeting successfully held

MCBA successfully held its 50th AGM at Crowne Plaza Mutiara Kuala Lumpur on 15 June 2012. Close to 40 participants from member banks attended the function.
The highlight of the AGM was the opening speech by the President, Puan Nora Abd Manaf. In her speech, she touched on a wide variety of pertinent topics. Among other […]

Posted on 03 July 2012 - Events

A learning program entitled ” Principles of Employment Contract” on 12.6.2012

[ June 12, 2012; ]  

What are the essential ingredients of a well written service contract? How does it differ from a contract for services?  How do you avoid the pitfall in writing out these 2 different contracts? What are the legal principles governing a contract of service?

29 participants from various member banks walked away with the answers to the […]

Posted on 13 June 2012 - Events

MCBA Website successfully launched on 16 March 2012

President of MCBA, Puan Nora Manaf officially launched the MCBA website at the MCBA office on 16.03.2012.
The ceremony was attended by about 30 representatives from member banks and other stakeholders, including developers from Intreek Interactive who helped to design and create the MCBA website. Among those present to witness the launch were EXCO members of […]

Posted on 20 March 2012 - Events

Official launch of MCBA Website

[ March 16, 2012; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] MCBA will be holding a function at 3 p.m. on 16th March 2012 for the launching of its official website ( by its President, Puan Nora Manaf at Room 1403, Level 14, Akademi Etiq, Jln Melaka, KL.

Invited guests to witness this ceremony will include Heads of Human Resources, Appointed Master Users and representatives of member […]

Posted on 08 March 2012 - Events

Preparing ourselves to implement the Employment Act amendments

[ January 19, 2012; ] Date   : 19th January 2012

“Defer amendment”, “Objection to Contract of Labor” – these were typical newspaper headlines that appeared over the past few months when the government proposed to amend the Employment Act 1955. What were the controversies and why were the concerns raised?

Many of us are aware that Dewan Rakyat has recently passed […]

Posted on 25 January 2012 - Events, MCBA News