24 Jul '13, 10am

Ease foreign labor restrictions and support crowdfunding, entrepreneurs tell Singapore govt minister

Ease foreign labor restrictions and support crowdfunding, entrepreneurs tell Singapore govt minister July 24, 2013 by Terence LEE Blk 71 houses startups and investors. Photo: Fang Shihan Singapore is remaking its public policy towards entrepreneurship. To kickoff the process, it has begun a series of dialogue sessions with the startup community to gauge their concerns and brainstorm policy alternatives. Spearheading this drive is the Entrepreneurship Review Committee, consisting mainly of prominent entrepreneurs and investors. Minister-of-State Teo Ser Luck, Chairman of the Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE ), is also a committee member. He was present at the first dialogue session held yesterday at Blk 71 , the heart of Singapore’s tech startup scene. Discussions were dominated by the labor crunch issue and startup grants, with high rental costs and lack of acces...

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