Pennsylvania Convention Center, Wednesday, 23 August, 2023.
The Sixth UNI GLOBAL World Congress organized by the UNI GLOBAL UNION was held in Philadelphia, USA.
Philadelphia was chosen as the location of the conference due to the history of the labor movement and the establishment of trade unions in the United States started in Philadelphia.
The theme of the conference is STRONG FINANCE UNIONS, RISING TOGETHER, attended by two thousand participants from sixty-four countries around the world.
NUBE Malaysia was invited by the UNI GLOBAL UNION and had sent four representatives led by the President of NUBE Malaysia, Bro. Micheal Tan Eng Hong together with the Vice President of NUBE Malaysia, Bro. Mohd Faisal Bin Husin will attend the UNI GLOBAL UNION conference meanwhile Sis. Siti Haryati Bt Kamal and Sis. Ida Ediawaty Bt Zakaria from NUBE's Women Leadership Committee will participate in the UNI WOMEN & UNI CONGRESS conference.
The conference that will held for the next seven days will discuss about the direction of UNI EUROPA FINANCE, UNI GLOBAL FINANCE, WOMEN'S CONFERENCE and WORLD CONGRESS.
The European Finance Conference took place on 23 August 2023 and
UNI FINANCE GLOBAL Conference on 24 August 2023. Meanwhile the Women Conference will start on 25 and 26 August 2023. The discussion was all about the current threats faced by the banking sector around the world. Among the issues are digitization to benefit members, employee control over artificial intelligence, successful collective bargaining, salary increase rates, and minimum wage level .
President, Bro. Michael Tan Eng Hong also spoke on NUBE and it’s successful recent Collective Agreement for its achievement for its membership with its excellent track record.