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Siri for female entrepreneurs – Alice

June 5, 2017

The 52 year old Robin Bylenga, the owner and founder of Greenville based Pedal Chic has become an idol for female entrepreneurs. Before founding her own business of women’s athletic boutique, she used to work for a bike shop. Her first venture was to invest $500 which brought her a $1,500 return on women’s biking […]

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What Female Entrepreneurs need to know about...

November 5, 2016

PITB has successfully established a range of Entrepreneurship-centric facilities such as the Plan 9, Plan X and TechHub Connect. These initiatives have created the much needed awareness and support structures for budding start-ups and freelancers. Fortunately, today Pakistan boasts of having one of the fastest growing ecosystems globally. The Partnership PITB launched Herself in June […]

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Why Punjab needs the ‘ICT Policy 2016’...

October 24, 2016

Information communication technology ( ICT) is amongst the most important economy driving tools at present. The risks and opportunities associated with the global market trends are shaping the economy and employment structures through ICT. Developing economies like Pakistan can only make use of opportunities that ICT offers to create when it has a more concentrated […]

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Time to submit your million dollar idea...

August 22, 2016

Do you have a high-growth/high-impact business idea that you want to see turning into a huge success? Apply for incubation/acceleration at LUMS Center for LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship in the sixth batch to kickstart your next big million dollar idea. The Foundation is a 4-month long, intense, business incubation and acceleration program offered at the […]

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HEC to fund creative problem solvers

August 10, 2016

The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) was established in 1947 and is governed by Mukhtar Ahmed,The chairman of HEC.It is a constitutionally established institution for primary funding recognized by the Government with an annual budget of Rs 57.4 billion.It aims to develop a culture of enterpreneurship regulating higher education efforts in Pakistan. It is […]

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The World Bank ‘Doing Business Project’ –...

August 8, 2016

The World Bank Group comprises of five distinct international organisations that provide loans to countries in the developing stages. The Bank is headquartered in Washington, D.C. comprising of 189 member states and the current President of the World Bank Group is Jim Yong Kim. Following are the five distinct organizations of the Group: 1. International […]

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Ready to change the face of Education...

July 26, 2016

Are you passionate about making an impact in education? Do you want to be a part of an innovation in the education sector? If so, you now have a chance to be a change maker through the platform of Startup Weekend. Powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, the current event, Startup Weekend Lahore Ed-Innovation, is presented […]

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What Sustainability means for Startups

July 22, 2016

We are consuming almost everything of our planet,over exploiting its resources and producing excessive waste which is likely to exert dire negative consequences in terms of the environmental conditions around us. Environmental sustainability is the key to the success of any production process in this day and age, and sustainable entrepreneurship is one of the […]

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Reuters is looking for Social Entrepreneurs in...

July 5, 2016

The Thomson Reuters Foundation, in partnership with Deutsche Bank and UnLtd, a foundation for social entrepreneurs, is conducting the first international survey to find out which governments are encouraging social entrepreneurs and where businesses and philanthropists are actively supporting this sector. This is the sixth annual perception poll by the Thomson Reuters Foundation which is […]