An Act to provide new laws for the licensing and regulation of institutions carrying on banking, finance company, merchant banking, discount. Looking for online definition of BAFIA or what BAFIA stands for? BAFIA is listed BAFIA, Banking and Financial Institutions Act (Malaysia). BAFIA, Bureau. BAFIA Presented By Anil Rasaili Kusum Bhandari Arbind Pathak Prabin ( Amendment ) Bank and Financial Institution Act,

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More from this Author. The duty of secrecy continues even after the termination of the banker and customer bafix. Under section 4 of the FSA, any person who is found guilty of breaching his duty of secrecy to a customer, shall be liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 5 years or to a fine not exceeding RM10 million or both.

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The Court allowed the bafua action and granted the nominal damages of RM15 to the Plaintiff. The Bank’s credit officer subsequently informed the Plaintiff’s brother and upon knowing, the Plaintiff commenced an action for breach of confidentiality.

To protect the Bank’s interest where the Bank initiates action to recover monies owed by the customer and the notice of demand and pleading tendered to the court contain the details of the debt. Do you have a Question or Comment? As a result, in the event that a banker breaches his duty of secrecy, the customer may be entitled to claim for damages, if he has suffered losses.

In other words, it is sufficient to state that the Plaintiff could even succeed based on hafia implied duty of confidentiality between him and the bank. The content of this article is intended to provide a general guide to the subject matter.


The alleged statement made by the Bank’s credit officer was not defamatory.

Malaysia Financial Law – Banking Law – BAFIA Act

The bank can raise the applicable qualification s or exception s as a defence against any claim made by its customers. In a nutshell, the author opines that such right of secrecy and confidentiality of a customer has been diluted by the abovementioned exceptions.

Differences in attainment and performance in a foreign language: Insight Plus – November In the BAFIA project, we needed a complex working memory task for us to be able to correlate it with different dimensions of performance. Section 3 of the FSA states that a person who has any information or document which to his knowledge has been disclosed in contravention of section 1 of the FSA is prohibited from disclosing the same to any other person.

If consent is given by the customer either impliedly or expressly; 5.

Comparative Analysis of Provisions on the Bank and Financial Institution Act (BAFIA) 2063 and 2073

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After receiving the information from the Bank, the Plaintiff’s employer did not renew the Plaintiff’s contract of employment.

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The Bank did not close the account as there was no written authorisation from the Plaintiff. Disclosure for public interest; 4. Events from this Firm. Championnat d’Afrique des atc champions dames: It is only by the abovementioned qualifications or exceptions that such information may be disclosed legally to a third party.

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The author opines that the principles from the abovementioned cases must be interpreted in the context of the statutory regime. Tournier v National Provincial and Union Bank of England is a landmark case which laid down and defined the scope of a banker’s duty of secrecy and confidentiality to its customer. Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences. Les quartiers Messa Carriere au nord-ouest de a ville et de Etam Bafia au centre-est dvelopps respectivement sur des secteurs pentus et enfoncs sont des exemples.

Countries In Asia Pacific. The Plaintiff then commenced an action for breach of confidentiality. A banker owes a duty of secrecy to its customers at all times, including a duty to keep information concerning its customers’ affairs confidential.