Think tank established with mandate of cooperative federalism: NITI Aayog

The NITI Aayog on Saturday said that the public policy think tank was set up as an institution with the mandate of cooperative federalism with a premise that strong states make a strong nation. NITI Aayog was responding to Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao’s allegations of the Centre not treating states … Read more

Revive cooperative banks to extend more long-term loans to farmers: Shah

Cooperation Minister Amit Shah on Saturday urged Agricultural and Rural Development Banks (ARDBs) to extend more long-term loans to the agriculture sector, including for irrigation and other infrastructure. The government is building a database on cooperatives for expansion of this sector, which is important for boosting farm growth and … Read more

Determined to make cooperative sector more powerful, modern: Amit Shah

Cooperation Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said the government is determined to make the cooperative sector more powerful, modern and transparent by taking many important steps. Greeting the people on the 100th International Day of Cooperatives, Shah, who also holds the portfolio of home affairs, paid his respects to … Read more

Tamil Nadu fishermen bodies demand monitoring of cooperative societies

Fishermen organisations of Tamil Nadu have urged the state government to monitor the functioning of the fishermen cooperative societies. They demanded that the cooperative societies function in a proper and transparent manner and refrain from collecting extra money from them under the National fishermen Savings-cum-relief schemes. According to … Read more

PM to address cooperative institutions’ leaders seminar in Gujarat tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tour Gujarat on Saturday during which he will visit a newly-built hospital, address a seminar of leaders of various cooperative institutions and inaugurate a Nano Urea (liquid) plant, his office said. Around 10 am on Saturday, he will visit the newly built Matushri K D … Read more

UFA Co-operative Announces New Directors to its Board

Article content Calgary, Alberta, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — UFA Co-operative (“UFA”) welcomes Terry Gunter and Jennifer Wood to its board of directors. The co-operative also announces the re-election of Don Cormack and Harold Haugen. All changes were effective following the annual general meeting held in Calgary, Alberta on March 18, 2022. Gunter and … Read more

RBI doesn’t have favourable view towards cooperative banks: Sharad Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday said the view of the Reserve Bank was not favourable towards urban cooperative banks which fulfil the needs of the common people and asked the Centre to act accordingly. “Common people trust cooperative banks which are in their reach, unlike state-run banks. But the … Read more