Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Social, Science, and Technology, ICSST 2021, 25 November 2021, Tangerang, Indonesia

Research Article

Government Policy and Education Development on Msmes Performance at Mogadishu, Somalia

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.25-11-2021.2319345,
        author={Nazatul Shima Abdul Rani and K. Sarojani Devi Krishnan and Yussuf Abdullahi Omar and Khairul Azizan Suda},
        title={Government Policy and Education Development on Msmes Performance at Mogadishu, Somalia},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Social, Science, and Technology, ICSST 2021, 25 November 2021, Tangerang, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICSST},
        year={2022},
        month={7},
        keywords={government policy; education development; performance; msmes; somalia},
        doi={10.4108/eai.25-11-2021.2319345}
    }
    
  • Nazatul Shima Abdul Rani
    K. Sarojani Devi Krishnan
    Yussuf Abdullahi Omar
    Khairul Azizan Suda
    Year: 2022
    Government Policy and Education Development on Msmes Performance at Mogadishu, Somalia
    ICSST
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.25-11-2021.2319345
Nazatul Shima Abdul Rani1,*, K. Sarojani Devi Krishnan1, Yussuf Abdullahi Omar1, Khairul Azizan Suda2
  • 1: UniKL Business School, Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 2: UniKL MIDI, Universiti Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
*Contact email: shima.rani@unikl.edu.my

Abstract

The purpose of the paper is to highlight the importance and influence of government policy and education development on the performance of MSMEs in remittance industry at Mogadishu, Somalia. The link to access the questionnaires were distributed via e-mail or WhatsApp to around 400 remittance business owners, however, only 258 responded to the survey. The data analysis was performed using SPSS, and AMOS software. Results from the analysis highlighted that government policy influences MSMEs performance, and education development in Mogadishu, Somalia. Educational development partially mediates the relationship between government policy and SMEs performance in Mogadishu, Somalia. Future studies should include more variables and data from other industries to validate the argument of this study that government policy has an influence on MSMEs performance in Mogadishu, Somalia. This study contributes to the literature related to MSMEs performance, and government policy. Government agency should take into consideration the influence of government policies on MSMEs performance, when making public policies related to MSMEs.