HIP-FINCO Outstanding students sharing how they maintained their well-being.

HIP-FINCO Outstanding Teacher & Student Competition 2020 Award Ceremony: Celebrating MCO best practices to enhance teaching in the new normal

Inaugural ‘Highly Immersive Programme-FINCO Outstanding Teacher & Student Competition 2020’ award ceremony looks back to recognise educators and pupils who went above and beyond to continue teaching and learning remotely. KUALA LUMPUR, 25 February 2021 – With face-to-face school sessions set to progressively kick-off nationwide next week, educators and students alike are reflecting on best…

Navigating the new normal in education

Many English teachers are tasked with teaching a large group of students that differ immensely in English language proficiency levels because for many students from the suburbs, English is either a 3rd or 4th language. This makes the language foreign, rather than a second language, to them. Apart from not being able to read and…

The Journey of an Activator

Who are FINCO Activators? What do they do? These are some of the questions Activators get asked quite often. Nur Marina Abdullah shares her experience as a FINCO Mentor Activator for Pulau Pinang. 1. What is your role as an Activator? As a FINCO Mentor Activator, the central aspect of the role is to work…

The Star: More to benefit

By REBECCA RAJAENDRAM MORE will benefit from the Financial Industry Collective Outreach’s (Finco) flagship programme for students. The first two programmes – Finco Reads and Finco Mentor – will be expanded to all states in Malaysia by 2021. Finco chairman Tan Sri Azman Hashim says they are confident to take the project nationwide to selected…

FINCO Programmes Go Nationwide

The National Launch of FINCO Programmes was held in SMK Padang Tembak, Kuala Lumpur on the 3rd of April 2019. The launch was officiated by YB Dr Maszlee Bin Malik, Minister of Education Malaysia and Tan Sri Azman Hashim, Chairman of FINCO and witnessed by members of the FINCO Board and Steering Committee, representatives from…

Finco’s Mentorship Programme Targets a Total of 10 Schools

KUCHING: The Financial Industry Collective Outreach (Finco) – the nation’s largest collective impact initiative for corporate social responsibility (CSR) – will roll out its life mentor programme involving 10 schools across the state in January next year. This initiative will pool together 200,000 potential volunteers from all financial institutions all over Malaysia, amounting to 107…