Vol. 06, No. 01, Year 2021, Pages 27-35
The migrant population of the Maldives makes up one-third of the island’s population, with Indian and Bangladeshi migrants forming the bulk of the migrant population. Over one-third of the migrants are undocumented, and local and international sources have reported frequent discrimination and violation of...
SALAH A. ALAWADHI
Vol. 06, No. 01, Year 2021, Pages 15-26
This paper aims to provide a conceptual framework, as sophisticated tool to systematically assist MNCs when conducting examination of a host country as potential location, and as a guidance for any prospective host country to assess their position. The conceptual framework deploys both Transection Cost (TC)...
Vol. 06, No. 01, Year 2021, Pages 1-15
The intensification of radicalism poses a threat to not only the international order, but can also disrupt the lives of a small island nation. The increasing radicalism and extremism, leading to a mounting number of people joining Jihadist networks and causing terror have never been so alarming. Beginning wi...
National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University, University of Colombo / University of London
Vol. 05, No. 01, Year 2017, Pages 1-16, Accepted January 2017.
The current low enrolment rate in higher education of Maldives originates from inefficiencies in organization and distribution of educational resources. The sources collected for t...
University of Potsdam/Deakin University
Prof. Viktor Jakupec is Hon. Professor at Faculty of Economics and Social sciences at University of Potsdam, Germany; Faculty of Arts and Education, Deakin University, Australia; and member of the Leibnitz Sozietät der Wissenschaften (Academy of Sciences)-Berlin. He held academic appointments at a number of Australian universities and w...
MARIYAM SHIUNA and ABDULLA SODIQ
Vol. 4 No. 1 Year 2013 Pages 23-38
Over the past two decades the Maldives has seen significant improvements in access to education; however, there are still many challenges impeding quality education in the Maldives. This paper provides insight into the issues within the education system in the Maldives and identifies the key challenges which hinder the q...
MOHAMED ADIL, MIGUEL BAPTISTA NUNES and GUO CHAO PENG
Vol. 4 No. 1 Year 2013 Pages 9-22
Public sector procurement is governed by laws and regulations enforcing a rigid structure with multiple criteria for assessing and selecting suppliers. This paper analyses legal and operational requirements of public sector e-procurement of the Maldives. The research was based on a desktop review of t...
Md. Ruhul Amin
Vol. 4 No. 1 Year 2013 Pages 1–8
Green marketing is a way to use the environmental benefits of a product or service to promote sales. Many consumers will choose products that do not damage the environment over less environmentally friendly products, even if they cost more. With green marketing, advertisers focus on environmental benefits to sell products such as bi...
IJSE ISSUE 3
Vol. 03, No. 01, Year 2012, Pages 1-10
Climate change has become an important aspect to consider for the development of destinations. In particular low-lying island states, many of which are highly susceptible to socio-economic and natural implications following from climate change and many of which are economically dependent on visitors arriving on (long-haul) fli...
IJSE ISSUE 3
A AZIZ KHAN
Vol. 03, No. 01, Year 2012, Pages 11-22
Bangladesh began her transition to democracy in 1990 through a process of large-scale uprisings when political parties united to fight President Ershad’s ten-year authoritarian rule. Since 1991 elections in Bangladesh have been held every five years (except between 2007-2008 during a two year state of emergency declar...