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CU News From Around the Planet


AHMADABAD, India–While traveling in India to learn more about that country’s cooperatives, Brian Branch, president of the World Council of Credit Unions, was asked during a media interview why India’s credit cooperatives have such small market share and whether co-ops in the U.S. are really “too corporate” to be co-ops.

DAMANG, Ghana– The still-new Promprom Cooperative Credit Union has held its first annual general meeting held in the Prestea HuniValley municipality of the Western Region.

BEIJING, China—The Chinese government has approved a policy that will require all users of blockchain-based services to register their real identities with the authorities, in contrast with the technology’s reputation for safeguarding anonymity.