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'Cooperatives and credit union established at Maiana' October 2022

Two new cooperatives and one new credit union were established at the island of Maiana. One cooperative belongs to a group of women from Maiana (Nei Te Kewe ni Maiana CS). This cooperative is selling handicrafts and Mauriwear. The other cooperative is called Bubutei Fisherman CS, and their services relate to marine products. The new credit union is called Team Work Credit union from Temwangaua village.   These newly established cooperatives and credit union are the result of the awareness program held on Maiana by officials from the Ministry of Tourism, Industry and Cooperatives between 17 September and 1 October 2022. The team visited all the villages on Maiana from Tebikerai down to Bubutei Maiaki.