Cooperative News


Co-operative was missing
Stabroek News
It was indeed refreshing to hear one speaker, a Caricom national and ILO consultant Mr. Kelvin Sergeant, speak endearingly about Guyana's commitment to the Co-operative sector as borne out by the name of our country, “The Co-operative Republic of ...

Timestamp: Mon, 01 Apr 2013

NRB governor for specialised body to regulate cooperatives
E Kantipur
Given the regulator — the DoC — itself complaining about the “weak” Cooperative Act, Khatiwada said if savings and credit cooperatives are opened just to avoid international-level compulsory directives from regulators, it is ironical. “The trend of ...
RBI set to unveil new norms for credit co-opsTimes of India

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Timestamp: Mon, 01 Apr 2013

Indian Cooperative

Tamil Nadu: Coop elections from April 5
Indian Cooperative
The Tamil Nadu state cooperative election commissioner has said the five phase elections to thousands of cooperative organisations in the state will begin soon. The first phase will begin on 5th April and be over by 6th May. The dates for the remaining ...

Timestamp: Mon, 01 Apr 2013

Indian Cooperative

Cosmos bank in massive expansion mode
Indian Cooperative
Reserve Bank of India has in principle allowed Cosmos Co-operative Bank to open 18 new branches and upgrade its existing 9 extension counters into new branches. Communication to this effect was received from the Reserve Bank of India.
Cosmos Co-op Bank plans 27 new branchesmydigitalfc.com

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Timestamp: Mon, 01 Apr 2013

Indian Cooperative

NCUI: Restructuring of Field Projects underway
Indian Cooperative
The National Cooperative Union of India is in the process of reorganizing its field projects which may end up in reduction in the number of projects. There are about 44 projects spread across states. Talking to the Indian Cooperative NCUI's Chief ...

Timestamp: Mon, 01 Apr 2013

Cooperative Network hosts youth leadership conference
Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch
The conference was designed to help them gain a better understanding of the role and operation of cooperatives. They were also taught leadership skills, discover a problem-solving process they can use, and adjust to the teen issues that they face.

Timestamp: Mon, 01 Apr 2013

John Barnfield commended for injury-free culture
Sarnia Observer
Twenty years ago when the Sarnia Lambton Industrial Education Cooperative (SLIEC) formed, Chemical Valley's safety record was considered world class. Today, those standards continue thanks to a unique relationship between the local plants, contractors ...

Timestamp: Sun, 31 Mar 2013

Think Outside the Boss: Workshop on Starting a Worker Cooperative
Co-Operative News (blog)
"The East Bay Community Law Center and The Sustainable Economy Law Center teamed up in Richmond, CA, on April 14, 2012 for a free workshop on how to start a worker cooperative. The event included break out groups at the end, with face-to-face ...

Timestamp: Sun, 31 Mar 2013

Cooperative poll process on
The Hindu
Election to the cooperatives in the district kicked off on Friday with the filing of nominations for 268 societies in the first phase of poll. Election for the cooperative bodies is being conducted after 2007 when it was abruptly called off by the ...

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Timestamp: Sat, 30 Mar 2013

Myth : A Fully Cooperative Dungeon Crawl Board Game Kickstarter
Wired (blog)
Finding a dungeon crawl adventure board game these days is not much of a challenge. The real difficulty is to find a cooperative dungeon crawl board game that doesn't require one of the players to play against their friends as the dungeon master, crypt ...

Timestamp: Wed, 27 Mar 2013

Transforming Malaysia's street workshops
Sin Chew Jit Poh
With the country's rapid pace of modernisation these workshops have turned out to be an eyesore and compounded by the fact there is no party to regulate the automotive repair and maintenance sector. This concern was shared by Mohd Fariszan Ahmad ...

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Timestamp: Wed, 27 Mar 2013

KATM eyes as cooperative bank by 2015
Business Times - Malaysia
Koperasi Angkatan Tentera Malaysia Bhd (KATM) is on the right track to be a cooperative bank by 2015 and is at 60-70 per cent readiness, says chief executive officer Brig Gen (R) Datuk Ahmad Zahudi Salleh. "Our asset of RM2.3 billion surpasses the ...

Timestamp: Mon, 25 Mar 2013

The Borneo Post

Turning passion into profession
The Borneo Post
However, as Zaiwin Kassim, president of Koperasi BeliaInovatif Sarawak (KOBIS) said, it all boils down to the drive and determination to succeed. “KOBIS alone has more than 400 members, comprising enterpreneurs from various industries and small ...

Timestamp: Sun, 24 Mar 2013

Jakarta Globe

PKS Accused of Bank Embezzlement Role
Jakarta Globe
Yudi Setiawan, a suspect in an embezzlement probe involving two regional banks on Java, has accused Prosperous Justice Party officials of benefitting from the allegedly dirty money. Eben said his client, who is the director of education equipment ...

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Timestamp: Sat, 23 Mar 2013

Highlight: The Icon and the Tan Sris
The Edge Malaysia
It is not just Law but Koperasi Permodalan Felda (KPF) that might have got a good deal too. The West Wing portion of The Icon was sold en bloc to KPF in July 2007 for RM174.4 million or RM715 psf, and the deal also included a 7% guaranteed rental yield ...

Timestamp: Thu, 21 Mar 2013

Recurring investment fraud, a delusion of grandeur
Jakarta Post
Nearly half a decade has passed since Bernie Maddof's massive Ponzi scheme was uncovered, and yet every now and then similar fraud schemes are uncovered all over the world — with Indonesia being no exception. ... Last year, for example, Koperasi ...

Timestamp: Thu, 21 Mar 2013

Jati Bestari to expand Ayamazz Roti Impit business to Terengganu
The Borneo Post
Its chief executive officer, Uzir Abdul Samad, for this purpose, the company has signed a memorandum of understanding with Koperasi Kakitangan Yayasan Pembangunan Usahawan Bhd. “We are confident that with the market and public acceptance we will ...

Timestamp: Mon, 18 Mar 2013

TS Law cashes out of Icon @ Tun Razak with RM47m profit
Malay Mail
Other than this block of space located in the East wing, the Icon @ Tun Razak has another 243,830sq ft of nett rentable space in the West wing that MSGB sold in July 2007 together with car-parking to Koperasi Permodalan Felda for RM174.4 million.

Timestamp: Fri, 15 Mar 2013

The Borneo Post

KATM targets profit of more than RM1 million from Ar-Rahnu KT
The Borneo Post
KUALA LUMPUR: The Koperasi Angkatan Tentera Malaysia Bhd (KATM) is aiming for a profit of more than RM1 million from its Islamic pawn broking segment, Ar-Rahnu KT, into a year of its operations. The profit target will be driven by the opening of more ...

Timestamp: Thu, 14 Mar 2013

RM2.5 million from 1MCA Education Loan Scheme disbursed since last year
The Borneo Post
GEORGE TOWN: A total of RM2.5 million has been disbursed to 138 applicants of the 1MCA Education Loan Scheme in Penang since February last year. Koperasi Jaya Diri (Kojadi) director Datuk Dr Loh Hock Hun said, applications for the scheme in the ...

Timestamp: Tue, 12 Mar 2013

1MCA Education Loan Scheme open to all Malaysians
New Straits Times
"We are spreading the word out that MCA has this fund," he said. ... The education loan was jointly established together with Koperasi Jaya Diri (KOJADI) in 2011 to enable students from low income families to further their studies locally as well as ...

Timestamp: Mon, 11 Mar 2013

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