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CREDIT UNIONS REMAIN AN IMPORTANT PART OF ST. KITTS AND NEVIS’ FINANCIAL SYSTEM

 

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, October 16, 2017 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – The Financial Secretary in the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis, Mrs. Hilary Hazel says credit unions remain an important part of the Federation’s financial system, as they continue to serve as a catalyst for the improvement of the livelihoods of many citizens and residents.

The Financial Secretary made those remarks while delivering an address to mark the observation of Credit Union Week and International Credit Union (ICU) Day 2017, which this year falls on Thursday, 19th October, under the theme “Dreams Thrive Here.”

International Credit Union Day is observed annually to reflect upon the credit union movement’s history, promote its achievements and to raise awareness about the great work that credit unions are doing around the world.

There are four credit unions that operate in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis, namely the St. Kitts Co-operative Credit Union, the Nevis Co-operative Credit Union, the Police Co-operative Credit Union and the FND Enterprise Co-operative Credit Union.

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