25 Aug '12, 2am
Singapore authority give accreditation to private dating agencies
SINGAPORE, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) -- Five dating agencies in Singapore receive accreditation from a government unit on Friday under a framework to encourage private dating agencies to enhance standards and service delivery, local media reported. The number of the agencies accredited under the framework known as SDNTrust Mark currently stands at 11, local broadcaster Channel NewsAsia reported. The newly-accredited agencies offer different services for singles, some of which are in niche areas such as dance classes, travel opportunities and a dating mobile application, said the Social Development Network, a government body under the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports. The unit has been working closely with the community and commercial sectors to foster opportunities for singles to interact in social settings. The SDNTrust Accreditation Council provides the Social ...