Earth Hour 2009 will be observed in Malaysia from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm, 28th March 2009. The CSR Digest wants your photos of Malaysia taken during this hour, preferably in #Business hubs. The photos will be presented as a photo feature on our new design on April Only #digital photos with the date and time stamps on them will be considered for inclusion. All credit will be given to the contributors, with URLs, if any. So have your #digital cameras and mobile phones ready, and send your submissions ...
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The financial meltdown has blown away the people's trust in #Business worldwide. Trust in #Business has been the major casualty in the past year. Business scams in various parts of the world sent the people's trust in #Business plummeting to almost floor level. On the other hand, trust in civil #Society organizations has increased substantially. In most countries, civil societyis now one of the most trusted institutions.
Since the 1970s, with the advent of Bill Drayton's Ashoka, #Social Entrepreneurship is a growing phenomenon. Typically, social entrepreneurs attempt to combine techniques, tools and values derived from NGOs and #Business and apply them creatively to solve social problems.
By Irene Daskalakis, Global Sustainability Expert Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has rapidly surfaced as one of the most "strategic" areas in #Business management, yet most organizations still have a tough time proving the value it brings to their overall #Sustainability and financial performance. No matter their size, sector or region of operation, organizations instinctively react [...]
The Singapore Committee for UN Women and MasterCard have unveiled the top nine finalists for Project Inspire 2012, a #digital and social media-driven initiative targeted at empowering disadvantaged women and children in the Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa region through entrepreneurship.
Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Penang unveiled its in-house bottling plant recently. The bottling plant will serve both Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa and its sister property, Golden Sands Resort