(pp.71-79) A. Y. Kassab ‘Knowledge management practices in the Middle East: challenges and trends’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 5, No. 2, 2016
Ammar Y. Kassab
International Business School, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Purpose: The aim of this study is to explore the knowledge management practices and indicate all their challenges and trends in the Middle East through the previous literature.
Design/Methodology: The methodology used for this paper was structured by exploring an extensive literature of knowledge management practices and case studies from Middle Eastern countries.
Findings: The study shows some improvements for the implementation of knowledge management strategies in Middle Eastern countries. It also shows a need to adopt sustainable development policies for the long term.
Implications: The limitations of this paper have been framed within the reviewed and refereed articles. All implications will be directed to governments in the Middle East as a recommendation on the significance of sustainable development.
Keywords: Knowledge management, Middle East, Sustainable development, knowledge management practices.
Paper Type: Conceptual Paper
Reference to this paper should be made as follows: Kassab, A. (2016) ‘Knowledge Management Practices in the Middle East: Challenges and Trends’, Int. J. of Innovation and Knowledge Management in the Middle East and North Africa, Vol.5, No.2, pp. 71–80.