The briefing was held at the Main Meeting Room, FSSA also received support from the Registrar Department and Etiqa Takaful Berhad.
Representatives from Etiqa Takaful, Abdul Halim Lamsarang presented the talk and explained that this talk was in line with the efforts to spread the takaful practices among the staff in attendance.
“Through the introduction of the new Mutiara Plus Family Takaful Plan, this would help staff to get affordable insurance plan that covers the whole family.
“The combined efforts of the Congress of Unions of Employees in Public Services (CUEPACS) and the Takaful Berhad is a positive move so that members would not leave their families in misery,” he explained.
According to him, plans are open to civil servants in the Ministries, Departments, Agencies or Local Authorities would include protection for their spouses and children.
Meanwhile, Dean of FSSA, Professor Dr. Baba Musta said the talk, which was attended by non-academic staff was expected to create awareness on the need and importance of insurance plans to employees of the faculty as a medium of security in the future.
Hasmi Hashim, who agreed with the Deputy Registrar of FSSA believed the talk was appropriate in raising public awareness on the concept of takaful insurance because it covers protection, health, investment, education and savings. – (fl)
Source: Kenny Uwai, FSSA