ACCU Nurtures CPD and CAD Cooperation
- Date : Tuesday January 07, 2020
- Venue : Bangkok
On January 8, ACCU team personally extended New Year greetings to the Director General of the Cooperative Promotion Department (CPD) Mr. Phichest Wiriyapaha and Director General of the Cooperative Auditing Department (CAD) Mr. Opart Thongyonk.
ACCU CEO Elenita San Roque thanked CPD for supporting ACCU operations in Thailand. For more than two decades, CPD provides recommendation letter to the Bureau of Immigration for ACCU foreign staff to secure one-year Non-Immigrant Visa. CPD and CAD regularly attends the Asian Credit Union Forum. The visit reiterated the appreciation of ACCU and commitment to collaborate with the two institutions in any future programs.
CPD is willing to share its cooperative governance program at the Trainers’ Training on Credit Union Label of Excellence in Governance organized by ACCU in February. A resource person from CPD will share its governance rating system.
CPD is responsible for promoting and disseminating cooperative ideologies, principles and strengthening the cooperative system to improve the socio-economic aspects of members. Meanwhile, CAD’s role is to ensure the efficient recording and reporting of financial information of all cooperatives to ensure that members’ interests are protected.