SIBU: The Congress of Unions of Employees in the Public and Civil Service (Cuepacs) expects civil servants to always maintain the high level of integrity.Its national president Datuk Azih Muda said they should always do what’s right even when no one was watching.
He said only with integrity could civil servants bring their respective departments and agencies to greater heights.
Azih said this at a talk on ‘Civil Service Integrity and Innovative National Transformation Mover 2050’ at the premises of Sibu Water Board here yesterday.The talk was held in conjunction with ‘Sibu Water Board Integrity and Innovation Month 2017’, which was attended by about 60 officers and other personnel. President of Sibu Water Board Employees Union Mohd Zainoren Arshad was also present.
Azih said: “If we all serve with integrity in our mind and heart, we will be guided by a set of core principles that empowers us to behave consistently to high standards. “The core principles of integrity are virtues such as respect, dependability, trust, honesty, wisdom, compassion, kindness, loyalty, objectivity and maturity.”
Azih added that the virtues were valuable personal and professional assets that employees develop and bring to work every day.While assuring civil servants of Cuepacs’ efforts to fight for their rights and welfare, Azih urged the government to give civil servants a good salary increment in view of the ever rising cost of living.