Government-backed competition is designed to encourage innovation and expansion in developing startup businesses
‘Limited access to formal credit for women entrepreneurs’
Documents designed to tackle money-laundering and improve financing for small, medium, big businesses
Lack of framework and education results in short-term adoption
Four years on, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have yet to populate Cambodia Securities Exchange (CSX)’s Growth Board. The bourse has not received any application for listing, to date.
Multinational corporations, with their global advantage and financial heft, could potentially gobble up the market share of Asean SMEs unless a regional bank steps into the picture.