TUESDAY, 09 DECEMBER –
Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) debate team A emerged champion in the Economy Debate Competition yesterday held at YTL Auditorium.
UMS A beat UiTM C of Universiti Teknologi Mara Sabah branch in the finals, bringing home cash prize of RM200, hamper and certificate.
UiTM C who was the second runner-up received cash prize of RM150, hamper and certificate.
Third place was won by UiTM through UiTM team B bringing home cash prize of RM100, hamper and certificate.
The opening and prize-presentation was officiated by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and International), Professor Dr. Shariff AK Omang Al-Haj.
Earlier in his speech, he said the competition was very timely in training the undergrads to project ideas and express their views.
“In addition, it also increases their confidence and effective communication techniques,” he explained.
The one-day competition was organised by the Economic Planning and Development Club, Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy UMS. – SS (fl)
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