Challenges Faced by the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia: An Intellectual Capital Perspective

International Journal of Current Research, Vol. 3, No. 6, p. 398, June 2011

4 Pages Posted: 22 Jul 2011  

Muhammad Khalique

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak

Abu Hassan Bin Md. Isa

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)

Jamal Abdul Nassir Shaari

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)

Adel Ageel

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)

Date Written: March 14, 2011

Abstract

In a knowledge based economy the role of small and medium enterprises is very critical for the economic development. The main thrust of this study was on the competiveness of the SMEs in a knowledge-based economy. In addition, this study also explores the challenges which are facing the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia. The significance of the study will add the knowledge about the current issues relating with SMEs in Malaysia in intellectual capital perspective.

Keywords: Knowledge-based economy, Intellectual capital, SMEs

Suggested Citation

Khalique, Muhammad and Isa, Abu Hassan Bin Md. and Nassir Shaari, Jamal Abdul and Ageel, Adel, Challenges Faced by the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia: An Intellectual Capital Perspective (March 14, 2011). International Journal of Current Research, Vol. 3, No. 6, p. 398, June 2011. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1891867

Muhammad Khalique (Contact Author)

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak ( email )

Kota Samarahan, Sarawak 94300
Malaysia

Abu Hassan Bin Md. Isa

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) ( email )

Kota Samarahan, Sarawak 94300
Malaysia
6082584491 (Phone)
6082584451 (Fax)

Jamal Abdul Nassir Shaari

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) ( email )

Kota Samarahan, Sarawak 94300
Malaysia

Adel Ageel

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) ( email )

Kota Samarahan, Sarawak 94300
Malaysia

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