The "PB Startup Lab Showcase" organised by the School of Business, Politeknik Brunei aims to promote youth entrepreneurship through student incubation project during the last year of their Diploma Programmes in General Business Studies and Business Studies for Entrepreneurship. The 2-day exhibition is taking place at the Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex.
The opening ceremony was officiated yesterday afternoon by Awang Denis Ho Mun Tai, the Director of Politeknik Brunei. The exhibition which starts from 7 in the morning until 6 in the evening involving the current second batch 16 student entrepreneurs created a total of 7 micro startups which range from food and beverage, fashion, agriculture and travel services. The internship incubation programme is an initiative to provide guideline to the students in creating the first business ventures through a structured programme for 3 months internship with industry and 3 months incubation with the Politeknik Brunei. The programme also provides opportunity to the students to collaborate with the local entrepreneurs.
Source: Radio Television Brunei