Cooperative News

The Sun Daily

KATM eyes co-op bank licence by mid-2014
The Sun Daily
PETALING JAYA (July 16, 2013): Koperasi Angkatan Tentera Malaysia Bhd (KATM), which plans to become a cooperative bank by January 2015, is planning to secure the necessary licence from the regulators by the middle of next year, its CEO Gen (R) Datuk ...

Timestamp: Tue, 16 Jul 2013

Cornell Cooperative Extension offers workshop on cutting energy costs
Times Herald-Record
This EmPower New York class is being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County at 6 p.m. at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center on 64 Ferndale-Loomis Road in Liberty. Participants who attend this free event will learn about ...
Cooperative Extension celebrates mortgage payoffThe Daily News Online
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County celebrates 100 yearsYNN Hudson Valley
4-H program worth costGloversville Leader-Herald

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Timestamp: Sun, 14 Jul 2013

Editorial: Cooperative effort
Lawrence Journal World
Editorial: Cooperative effort. Investing in a partnership with other local entities may be the best use for career and technical education funds approved in April's school bond election. Email; Post a comment; Print · Facebook · Digg · Delicious. By J ...

Timestamp: Sun, 14 Jul 2013

School district cooperative provides training, resources
The Daily News
The Washington Parish School System has gained access to training and other resources through its participation in the District Cooperative of Louisiana, Superintendent Darrell Fairburn said. The cooperative, organized under the leadership of the ...

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Timestamp: Sun, 14 Jul 2013

Co-op membership hits 1 billion worldwide
Indian Cooperative
According to a new report by the Worldwatch Institute, approximately 1 billion people in 96 countries now belong to a cooperative. The report's author, Gary Gardner, writes that cooperatives are low-profile but powerful economic actors, with the world ...

Timestamp: Sun, 14 Jul 2013

Mission Local

Tonight: Adobe Books & Arts Cooperative Grand Opening
Mission Local
Kick off your Saturday night with books, art, music and a photobooth. Adobe Bookstore, the beloved literary sanctuary that was forced to relocate from 16th Street, has transformed into Adobe Books & Arts Cooperative. Tonight, they invite you to join ...

Timestamp: Sun, 14 Jul 2013

Cooperative Housing Corporation welcomes new board member, Robert Behling
Independent Press -
Cooperative Housing Corporation (CHC), a nonprofit organization founded in 1986 “to provide older adults and some special needs populations with shared housing facilities and services” has welcomed Robert Behling as its newest Board member. Behling ...

Timestamp: Sun, 14 Jul 2013

Wall Street Journal

Being 'very cooperative' with police helped keep suspended Ole Miss star out ...
Journal and Courier
Ole Miss basketball player Marshall Henderson had two previous run-ins with police in Oxford, Miss., in the weeks before he was stopped for speeding and found in possession of marijuana and cocaine, according to police reports obtained Friday by USA ...
Police: UM's Henderson appeared to have drugsU.S. News & World Report
Police found drugs in Henderson's

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Timestamp: Sat, 13 Jul 2013

Nashville-based Mental Health Cooperative expanding
Nashville Business Journal (blog)
Founded in 1993, Mental Health Cooperative is a behavioral health nonprofit that provides community-based case management, psychiatric clinic, psychotherapy services and 24-hour emergency services to 20,000 Tennesseans. The following are excerpts ...

Timestamp: Sat, 13 Jul 2013

Spotlight on Economics: What is a cooperative?
Cooperatives are corporations that are owned, controlled, and used primarily by the customers it serves. Regular cooperative members invest funds in the cooperative that are used to purchase assets. Those assets enable the cooperative to conduct ...

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Timestamp: Sat, 13 Jul 2013

Smart way to book taxi in Iskandar Malaysia
New Straits Times
JOHOR BARU: Perbadanan Pengangkutan Awam Iskandar Malaysian (Paim), in partnership with MyTeksi, has lauched a new system to book taxis, using mobile and web-based application. Paim, which is the state government's Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) in ...

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Timestamp: Fri, 12 Jul 2013

New Appointments, Strengthening Operations, Redevelopment Agreements ...
Wall Street Journal (press release)
(NCR) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Adelaide Oval SMA Ltd (AOSMA) to deploy the NCR venue management solution at the iconic Adelaide Oval, as part of the major redevelopment currently underway. ... On July 9, 2013, Unisys ...

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Timestamp: Fri, 12 Jul 2013 News

Highlight: Comment: Keeping the lid on household debt
The Edge Malaysia
Despite the measures implemented since 2010 to curb this rising trend, the level of household debt has still managed to creep up to 83% of the country's gross domestic product (GDP) currently. ... Thus, to ensure consistency in the financing practices ...
New property finance measures in Malaysia to avoid News

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Timestamp: Thu, 11 Jul 2013

The Guardian

Co-operative Bank rescue deal 'could result in nationalisation'
The Guardian
The Co-operative Bank's £1.5bn rescue package faced sharp criticism on Tuesday from bondholders who are accusing the City regulator of taking a punitive and arbitrary approach to the Manchester-based bank's capital requirements. Bondholders facing ...
Banking crisis means mutuals face an uncomfortable choiceCo-Operative News

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Timestamp: Thu, 11 Jul 2013

RM5 mln payment within 24 hours for Foochow Village — Yii
The Borneo Post
KOTA KINABALU: Foochow Association Kota Kinabalu honorary life president Datuk Yii Ching Siew guarantees that he will write a RM5 million cheque to acquire the 'Foochow Village' agricultural land within 24 hours of receiving the consent of all Koperasi ...

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Timestamp: Thu, 11 Jul 2013

Unisys gets 5-year Malaysian contract renewal
Philadelphia Business Journal
The Blue Bell, Pa.-based information-technology company didn't disclose the value of the renewal. Unisys (NYSE:UIS) said Angkatan Koperasi Kebangsaan Malaysia has been using its ClearPath technology since 1996. Peter covers education, energy, labor, ...

Timestamp: Thu, 11 Jul 2013

ANGKASA Renews Contract for Unisys ClearPath Software and Services to ...
The Herald |
BLUE BELL, Pa., July 9, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that its Malaysian subsidiary has signed a renewal contract with Angkatan Koperasi Kebangsaan Malaysia (ANGKASA), the apex body of the Malaysian ...

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Timestamp: Wed, 10 Jul 2013

Malaysia Chronicle

Bank Negara Malaysia rolls out new measures to address household ...
The Borneo Post
KUCHING: Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has taken another step to address household indebtedness by introducing several new measures, including curbing the maximum tenure for personal loans and mortgages. According to RHB Research Institute Sdn ... These ...
No more preapproved housing loansThe Sun Daily
Shadow banking poses problem to MalaysiaMalaysia Chronicle
Bank Negara implements measures to curb rising household debtNew Straits Times

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Timestamp: Tue, 09 Jul 2013

Matrix increases landbank for development with total RM1.56bil GDV
The Star Online
The company has inked agreements with TJ Integrated Sdn Bhd to buy 78.68ha of freehold land located in Rasah, Seremban for RM59.28mil, and with Koperasi Sendayan Labu Seremban Bhd to buy 95.88ha of freehold land located in Labu for RM47.46mil.

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Timestamp: Tue, 09 Jul 2013

Matrix Concepts buys Seremban land for RM106.8mil
The Star Online
With the increased landbank, the projects it now has in the pipeline stands at a GDV of RM4.8bil, and this should sustain the group till 2022. “We believe these two pieces of land are timely ... The sales and purchase agreements were executed between ...

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Timestamp: Mon, 08 Jul 2013

The Borneo Post

BIMP-EAGA projects seen to employ Pinoys
BusinessWorld Online Edition
The Koperasi Bumiputera Bersatu Berhad (KBBB), a large cooperative in Brunei Darussalam, said in a statement it is proposing four projects: the Trans-Borneo Railways, an ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Halal Food Park, new buses for the ...
Asean's southern grouping gets activeThe Borneo Post

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Timestamp: Sun, 07 Jul 2013