Islamabad, January 11, 2016 (PPI-OT): Entrepreneurship was one of the most important drivers of economic development and self-employment and it should be made a part of schools syllabus to develop entrepreneurial spirit in students’ right from their formative age. This was urged by Sheikh Pervez Ahmed, Senior Vice President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry while inaugurating Annual Meena Bazaar at Hillsdale School, F-8/3, Islamabad as the Chief Guest.
It said development of entrepreneurial skills in youth will enhance productivity growth and enable students to become effective players in community and society after completion of their education. He hoped that Meena Bazaar would be helpful in polishing the talent and abilities of the students.
The Annual Meena Bazaar provided a good opportunity to students and teachers come together with their families and friends for a day of fun and enjoyment. The colourful event featured various stalls of food, fun, cosmetics and other items of many countries displaying an array of unique ideas. The appealing stalls were beautifully adorned and decorated by the students offering a variety of attractions. Large crowds of students and family members were witnessed taking keen interests in various stalls, especially food and cosmetics.
The Chief Guest appreciated the extraordinary efforts put up by the participants and organizers that marked the remarkable success of the event. He said such activities should be organized on regular basis in schools to provide opportunities to students to unleash their entrepreneurial talent which will greatly help them in practical life.
For more information, contact:
Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI)
Chamber House, Aiwan-e-Sanat-o-Tijarat Road,
Mauve Area, G-8/1,
Tel: +9251 225 0526, 2253145, 8432676
Fax: +9251 225 2950