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407, 2020

MCF launches Assistance Package on World Coops Day

By |July 4, 2020|Categories: In the press, News|Comments Off on MCF launches Assistance Package on World Coops Day

Today, Saturday, 4th July 2020 is International Coops Day with the theme "Cooperatives for Climate Action". To celebrate this day, the Malta Co-operative Federation this morning launched an Assistance Package for its Member co-operatives, as well as Incentives for co-operative start-ups. This package is based on the responses received from well established cooperative societies to our call for feedback some weeks ago, as well as on our experience with co-operative registrations and start-ups. We believe that this package is a positive, sustainable impetus for the benefit of our member co-ops, as well as for potential ones. We are confident that [...]

1505, 2020

Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited join MCF

By |May 15, 2020|Categories: In the press, News|Comments Off on Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited join MCF

The Malta Co-operative Federation Council enrolled the Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited as a new Member Society of the Federation on April 28, 2020. The MCF Council Members welcome the co-operative to the Federation.  With the affiliation of the Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited the MCF now boasts of a strong membership base in the maritime sector. MCF affiliated members working directly in the Maritime Sector now include; Comino Ferries Co-op Limited, Malta Boatmen Mooring Services Co-op Limited, Malta Maritime Pilots Co-operative Society Ltd, MMRTC, Ports Foremen Co-operative Ltd, Professional Nautical Services Cooperative Ltd

607, 2019

Coops 4 Decent Work – International Day of Co-operatives 2019 – MCF’s contributions

By |July 6, 2019|Categories: In the press, News, Videos|Comments Off on Coops 4 Decent Work – International Day of Co-operatives 2019 – MCF’s contributions

#Coops4DecentWork - Today the Malta Co-operative Federation is celebrating the International Day of Co-operatives with one billion people around the world and with the International Co-operative Alliance. Click on the link below and find us on the map & find out what other co-operators are doing! The Malta Co-operative Federation launches a new video specifically for the International Day of Co-operatives 2019 - Coops4Decent Work https://www.facebook.com/maltacooperativefederation/videos/878190922534671/   John Mallia, President of the Malta Co-operative Federation makes his point on the 2019 Coops Day in the Press      

407, 2019

SportsLink Coop Ltd join the Malta Co-operative Federation

By |July 4, 2019|Categories: In the press, News|Comments Off on SportsLink Coop Ltd join the Malta Co-operative Federation

The Malta Co-operative Federation Council accepted Sportslink Coop Ltd as a new Member Society of the Federation on July 3, 2019. The MCF Council Members welcomed the members of this newly registered co-operative to the Federation. SportsLink Coop joins the growing family of sports cooperatives around the world. SportsLink will bring together regional, national and international sport events, including sport and multi-sport conferences to local communities.  The co-operative will also assist in transforming existing low-key sport competitions and develop them to important events. MCF CEO Rolan Micallef Attard thanked his fellow Council Members for all the hard work and hand-holding [...]

1903, 2018

Malta Co-operative Federation meets Dame Pauline Green

By |March 19, 2018|Categories: In the press, News|Comments Off on Malta Co-operative Federation meets Dame Pauline Green

Malta Co-operative Federation Council representatives today met Dame Pauline Green at the Federation's offices in Valletta. Dame Green, who is of Maltese descent, is a former President of the ICA, the International Co-operative Federation. Dame Green was accompanied by Mr. Bob Burlton, former Chair of the Co-operative Group. During a very cordial meeting, discussions focused on the challenges and opportunities pertaining to the Maltese Co-operative movement, as well as ways of how the co-operative business model can become more relevant in the Maltese economy.

2405, 2017

newsbook.com.mt – reports on the 10 proposals for 2017 political parties electoral manifestos

By |May 24, 2017|Categories: In the press, News|Comments Off on newsbook.com.mt – reports on the 10 proposals for 2017 political parties electoral manifestos

Newsbook.com.mt reports on the Malta Co-operative Federation's proposals for the 2017 political parties electoral manifestos.   The news portal give prominence to the Federation's proposals on Housing Co-operatives. "To respond to the disproportionately high housing and rental costs, co-operative housing schemes shall be encouraged, such that every family may have a chance to access modest housing." The news portal also reports that since its inception in 2012 the Malta Co-operative Federation is still suffering discrimination despite repeated promises made by Government to resolve this issue.

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