Negros Oriental to host 2nd National Coop Teamshop
Dumaguete City (18 February) -- Provincial Cooperative Development Council (PCDC) in Negros Oriental is set to host the 2nd National Cooperative Teamshop on October 1-3, 2010 in Dumaguete City.
Regardless who succeeds on the May 10, 2010 national and local elections, PCDC Chair Profetiza Lim said the Philippine Coop Teamshop will proceed as scheduled with the commitment of the provincial government to financially counterpart some P2million for the hosting.
The event, Profetiza Lim said would significantly contribute to the economic growth and provides tourism development in the province with more than 3,000 cooperatives leader-participants in the country are expected to gather here in the province.
She said the teamshop is an opportunity to establish linkages between and among cooperatives for mutually enriching entrepreneurial initiatives.
Cooperative and Development Authority (CDA) Provincial Coop Development Specialitst Nora Patron also said the convention of coops is an avenue to convene cooperative leaders, practitioners and advocates all over the country to exchange best practices in managing business enterprises. (PIA/JCT) [top]