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Only 53% of Asian family firms have CSR policy: survey [News] cc. @reza_ramayana

Browse > Home / News / Only 53% of Asian family firms have CSR policy: survey [News] Only 53% of Asian family firms have CSR policy: survey [News] June 30, 2011 by Eugene Tay Filed under News Leave a Comment While family businesses in Asia are engaged in corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities, not enough is being done to integrate it into their business strategies. A report, conducted by CSR Asia in partnership with Family Business Network Asia – of Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia, Philippines and Indonesia – found that while 87 per cent of family businesses surveyed participate in CSR activities, only 53 per cent had a CSR policy. Merely 39 per cent had clear CSR goals, objectives and targets. Jenny Costelloe, country director of CSR Asia (Singapore), noted: ‘If there is no management approach, then it’s just separate initiatives that are not related to...

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