The Shed GIK Incubator organized two day training sessions at Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology, The Shed GIK Incubator has been established in collaboration with Directorate of Science and Technology (DoST) government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, for the promotion of Entrepreneurship in the KP region, the training sessions are part of the awareness drive in this regard.
The training was conducted with the help of Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), Islamabad and International Business Machines (IBM), a multinational company. The faculty and students from across the country institutions/universities, including Azad Kashmir participated in the training.
Engr.Jehangir Bashar, Rector of GIK Institute thanked SECP and IBM for their support in conducting the trainings, enabling the educated youth to start their business and play their due role in strengthening the country’s economy.
The SECP’s expert mentored and guided participants on the importance, procedures and benefits of incorporation.
The participants were told about the establishment of new companies, registration process of corporation, corporate sector regulation, recent introduced reforms, taxation structure and paying taxes and investment, small companies, taking start from miniature resources and various other steps.
Syed Jamal Ahmad Zaidi, deputy registrar SECP said that incubation provides a perfect platform to the educated youth to use their capabilities in launching their companies, become successful businessmen and play due role in strengthening the country economy and their own financial position.
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