ACCU held FSCU Study Visit with Development Partners
- Date : Saturday January 12, 2019
- Venue : Bangkok
With the request from The Federation of Savings & Credit Union Committee (FSCU) and the German Cooperative and Raiffeisen Confederation (DGRV), ACCU coordinated the exposure visit in Thailand for the CU leaders and Lao government officers on January 9-12, 2019.
The group consisted of 11 members from FSCU committee, Bank of LaoPDR and DGRV visited the Credit Union League of Thailand Ltd. and the Federation of Savings and Credit Cooperative of Thailand ltd. to study the roles and operations model of the federations of credit unions and credit cooperatives. Furthermore, the group also visited St. Petro Credit Union and the EGAT Saving and Credit Cooperative Ltd.
The group planned to emulate the credit union system in Thailand and to formulate the framework and actions which will contribute to the establishment of SCU federation in LaoPDR.