Entrepreneurs recognised at award ceremony
November 24th, 2014 | Technology Times | No Comments
STAFF REPORT KHI: Set against the arcane background of the Mohatta Palace, Shell Tameer conducted its seventh awards ceremony on Monday.With focus on promoting young entrepreneurs in the country, four winners were rewarded for the innovation and sustainability in their business start-ups.Sindhri House, one of the 12 finalists at the competition, provides customised stitching services and is managed by three women from the Balochabad village of Mirpurkhas.The event not only focused on empowering rural women but also highlighted potential of the countrys youth. Wajiha Tariq, who started the venture called Kaghaz kay Karnamay, said the programme helped her execute her idea of using degradable material to set up a paper-making studio.Baqar Abbas Jafri of Capital Valley- a social network for crowd funding – said the youth felt the absence of mentoring.
Published in: Volume 05 Issue 45
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