ISLAMABAD: The United States (US) Embassy in Islamabad and the Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) have launched the 2016 Pakistan StartUp Cup, a nationwide business model competition. Nearly 300 prospective business owners from across the capital region were selected through a competitive process to take part in the ‘Build-a-Business Workshop’ on April 16-17 in Islamabad. This was the first of several workshops to be held in Lahore, Karachi and Faisalabad in the coming weeks. Prize money of Rs1 million, 750,000, and 500,000 will be awarded to the top three teams with the best start-up plan in September.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 19th, 2016.
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