Rise of social enterprises in Singapore prompts calls for greater regulation

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The proliferation of so-called “social enterprises” here is prompting calls for greater regulation of this emerging sector.

Observers are worried that some businesses, with no serious claim to having a social role, may be using the tag cynically for marketing or to attract funding.

Source: The Straits Times (link opens in a new window)

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