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20 Jan 2022 13:48:00
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SET News :SET equips Thai social enterprises with knowledge & skills via online course for 2nd straight year
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                                                                            SET News 4/2022
                                                            January 20, 2022

SET equips Thai social enterprises with knowledge & skills via online course for
 2nd straight year

BANGKOK, January 20, 2022 - The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) is determined 
to cultivate social enterprises (SEs) and continuously enhance knowledge by
sharing knowledge and skills, and inspiring them toward sustainability. To
further extend last year's Season 1 program, SET has teamed up with experts,
specialists and exemplary SEs in the "SET SE101: Online Offering Season 2"
program consisting of in-depth content in the how-to model for the instant
practice. This program will go live at 8.00 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and
Sundays. The first session is scheduled on Friday Jan 21, 2022 at
www.setsocialimpact.com, and Facebook: SET Social Impact.

SET President Pakorn Peetathawatchai said that in line with SET's vision "To 
Make the Capital Market Work for Everyone", SET has developed the capital market
for the benefit of all sectors inclusively, aiming to promote balanced growth
in all aspects of the economy, the society and the country. Notably, SET has
developed a learning source and opened up growth opportunities for Thai people
continuously. Particularly for the Thai SEs, SET has bolstered their potential
through SET Social Impact Platform to connect all parties, both inside and
outside the capital market, to enhance exponential results on society.

As part of roles in 2022, SET continuously provides social entrepreneurship 
knowledge and skills to the target groups covering the students who are
interested in setting up SEs, community enterprises, foundations and SEs. The
tactical tool is to promote "SET SE101: Online Offering Season 2" program with
in-depth contents to enable the them to quickly understand and immediately apply
knowledge. Some samples are: in-depth information on the Social Enterprise
Promotion Act, tax incentives for SEs, company registration as juristic person
and business planning. On top of that, the contents also focus on the concept of
how to do business while also caring for the society, how to be an inspiration
for others, how the role models in SEs can manage their business at growth stage
with ability to truly create social impact, and the big ideas of how to create
social innovations with great outputs for the benefit of the society and
environment.

As for the "SET SE101: Online Offering Season 1" program debuted in 2021, it has
been well-received, particularly in content useful for business operation such
as basic knowledge of financial statements, value proposition and the SE models
that have inspired and encouraged potential SEs.

"SET SE101: Online Offering Season 2" program will go live at 
www.setsocialimpact.com  and Facebook: SET Social Impact at 8.00 p.m. every
Friday, Saturday and Sunday from January 21 to March 12, 2022. In the first
episode on Friday January 21, Napa Setakorn, Director of the Office of Social
Enterprise Promotion, will provide in-depth information on the Social Enterprise
 Promotion Act.

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