Dk Nur Hayatul Muta-Wakillah binti Pg Raithulliah, a student from IBTE School of Business was granted a $10,000 start-up fund under the LiveWIRE Business Awards Start-Up Funding Scheme (BASFS).
The scheme is a brand new initiative by Brunei Shell Petroleum Company Sdn Bhd (BSP) through LiveWIRE Brunei and the received grant is to be repaid over a period of 36 months without interest.
Hayatul was one the entrepreneurs who are among the top winners of the LiveWIRE Brunei Business Awards in Category B (Enterprise) – LiveWIRE Business Start-Up (six months to three years in business), focusing on sustainability, good governance and growth potential.
Her business plan on Roy’s Car Wash will utilize the funds on procuring professional tools for cleaning, upgrading infrastructures, and expanding the business revenue streams. The business is currently operating in Jalan Pasir Berakas in Lambak and only hires local staff as part of their initiatives in providing employment among Bruneians.