(pp.01-15) A. Al-Roubaie and M. M. S. Almubarak ‘Localisation of knowledge in GCC countries: the case of SMEs’, MEJELSD, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2017

22nd September 2017

Amer Al-Roubaie* and Muneer M. S. Almubarak College of Business and Finance, Ahlia University, Bahrain Email: aalroubaie@ahlia.edu.bh Email: malmubarak@ahlia.edu.bh Purpose: Localisation of knowledge is among the important challenges facing Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. Knowledge is a key driver of modern economies impacting productivity, employment, wealth creation, poverty reduction and technology diffusion. Building capabilities for […]

(pp.85–102) Towards an effective industrialisation process in the Sudan

8th June 2017

Adil A. Dafa’alla and Elmouiz S. Hussein Airbus UK, UK Marwan A. A. Adam Sudanese Knowledge Society, Sudan Purpose: To analyse the performance of the industrial sector in Sudan and assess the enablers and inhibitors to its full contribution to the Sudanese economy. Design/methodology/approach: review and analyse bench-marking industrial policies around the globe with the objective of extracting […]

SUDAN AT A CROSSROADS: Towards a Vision for the Future & Youth Empowerment

29th December 2016

13:30-13:45    Arrival 13:45-15:15     Session One 15:15-15:30     Break 15:30-16:20    Session Two Target audience Academic, professionals, research, youth, NGOs, civil society groups, businesses, and other stakeholders. Focus Sudan Hosts World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UN MGCY) Sudan Knowledge (SK) Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI) The Sudanese diasporic community is relatively large and has […]

(pp.259-284) N. Al-Roomy ‘Contribution of the Arab private sector to the development of SSA countries’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 3, No. 3/4, 2014

17th August 2013

Nawaf Al Roomy, Ahlia University, Kingdom of Bahrain Purpose: The main objective of this study is to highlight the importance and contribution of Arab investments in Africa. Design/methodology/approach: Emphasis will be directed to the share of private Arab investments in African countries and the potential that these investments will have on future development in both […]

(pp.129-142) R. S. Abdul Wahab ‘Data mining’s capabilities for knowledge creation in the GCC counties’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2012

2nd June 2012

Rasha S. Abdul Wahab, Ahlia University, Kingdom of Bahrain Purpose: This paper highlights the importance of using data mining in sustainable development in GCC countries by showing the abilities of data mining techniques of enhancing and improving the discovered knowledge. Design/methodology/approach: This paper studies the role of data mining techniques to support the creation of […]