In yesterday's sessions, the participants of the International Conference on Entrepreneurship Education and Islamic Finance heard the presentation of several working papers.

In the morning, Datin Doctor Hajah Noor Hira binti Noor Kaseh in a paper titled "Wanita dan Keusahawanan: Tinjauan dan Perkembangan di Brunei Darussalam, said that in the context of Brunei Darussalam equal opportunities for women to participate and contribute in the area continue to increase progressively in line with the country's aspiration.

Meanwhile, Doctor Mohammad Hilmy Baihaqy bin Yussof in a paper titled "Episemologi Pemikiran Profesor Dato Mahmud Saedon tentang Pendidikan Keusahawan Islam, among other things siad the contribution of the late Professor Dato in the field of Islamic Judiciary and Law, community and education through writings and books could not be denied.

And the working paper of Associate Professor Doctor Muhamad Zahiri bin Awang Mat titled "Pendidikan Keusahawanan Menurut Perspektif Islam : Konsep dan Aplikasi di Institut Pengajian Tinggi Negara Brunei Darussalam, emphasised that today's modern world opens the field of education widely for new knowledge and skills to be explored. Some of them are related to entrepreneurship.

In the afternoon, the presentation continued with the first main working paper titled, "Peranan Institusi Kewangan Islam Di Dalam Memperkasakan Pendidikan Keusahawanan". The first main paper was presented by Yang Berbahagia Professor Madya Doctor Azman bin Mohd Noor, Deputy Dean of the Islamic Banking Institute of Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia. According to the Associate Professor the financial system and Islamic Finance are closely related with entrepreneurship in aspects such as financing, investment, a financial services. Also present was Doctor Haji Adanan bin Haji Basar, the RAES of KUPU SB.

Source: Radio Television Brunei