cooperative

(redirected from Cooperative society)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

cooperative

noun Vox populi An organization whose members share purchasing clout, resources or other materials. See Health insurance purchasing.
References in periodicals archive ?
Mr Diniz commended farmers who are part of the cooperative society for making sure that they keep the cooperative functional stating that they should look in introducing such initiative across the whole country.
However, with a cooperative society, farmers can have a good deal from chicken feed manufacturers and sellers.
Then, the minister honoured 73 volunteers, including four long-serving retiring members of the Isa Town Consumer Cooperative Society.
Musabbah Mubarak Al Murar, Acting General Manager, Abu Dhabi City Municipality, said: "Citizens will be able to obtain their allocated subsidised commodities from certain branches of Abu Dhabi Cooperative Society in the first stage, which will save them the hassles of visiting to specific food items distribution centres in Abu Dhabi and Musaffah," he said.
Meanwhile, Chairman of the Board of Al-Zahra Cooperative Society Saad Al-Otaibi expressed delight that Al-Zahra Cooperative became the first store to turn to solar power in Kuwait.
The agreement was signed at ADIB's head office by ADIB CEO Tirad Al-Mahmoud, and Mohammed Khalifa Al Hamli, Chairman of Al Dhafra Cooperative Society, in the presence of Mohammed Al Fahim, Head of Government and Public Sector, and Al Dhafra CEO Saif Al-Hamli.
The European Parliament wishes to see the Council revise the statute for a European cooperative society (SCE) and to introduce provisions on employee participation.
The stunning performance of the Sharjah Cooperative Society secured them a stylish win and overall top performer of the one-day tournament.
A YOUTH club has been given a pounds 2,000 donation from Midlands Cooperative society to fund equipment and food for evening classes.
The past year has seen a 72 percent rise in the number of people requesting nonreligious humanist services, according to the West Midlands Cooperative Society.
Moreover, every cooperative society shall appoint a focal person from amongst its Managing Committee along with an officer of the society who shall be held personally liable for any lapse to this effect.

Full browser ?