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Amer Al-Roubaie* and Muneer M. S. Almubarak College of Business and Finance, Ahlia University, Bahrain Email: Email: 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,

Ali S.A. Alyafie Ahlia University, Bahrain Muneer M.S. Al-Mubarak, Dean, College of Business and Finance, Ahlia University, BahrainPurpose: This paper aims to contribute to the business literature by identifying challenges that hinder Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to go global. Design/methodology/approach:

Emhamad Hamad and Leslie Arthur, Nottingham Trent University, UKPurpose: This research aimed to determine whether the economic conditions for business strategy in the Arab World are favourable to a programme of business incubation and to suggest directions on the best