Fatimah-Salwa Abd. Hadi's scientific contributions

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Determining the relationship between financial development and economic growth is important to make precise projections of economic growth. As most of these studies rely on a symmetric relationship, they can lead to misleading policy implications. To overcome this shortcoming, this paper uses a technique involving an asymmetric relationship. This p...
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The focus on economic diversification has led to increased support for the establishment and development of SMEs by Omani government in order to contribute in GDP. Risk management has become a major challenge for SMEs in the country due to the lack of experience and knowledge. This research focuses on 'Risk Practical Management Strategies' adopted...
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The focus of the study was: first; to identify the involvement of B40 entrepreneurs in e-commerce and, second; to analyse the factors influencing their involvement. This quantitative study involved 207 respondents chosen using the snowball sampling technique. All respondents were low-income government sector workers (B40) who were conducting busine...

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... Belt and Road Initiative from the Chinese Government has resulted in the phenomenal growth of the Malaysian construction sector, with large mega projects being built all over the country (Chin et al., 2022). Malaysia's economy has been on an upward trajectory, averaging a growth of 5.4% since 2010 and is expected to transition from an upper middle-income economy to a high-income economy by 2024 (Keh et al., 2022). According to the World Bank's Human Capital Index, Malaysia ranks 55th out of 157 countries. ...
... Food is an important element for human to live. They need food not only to ensure good health, even the lack of it can cause death. In general, Yin & Abd. Hadi (2021) divided food into two: ready-to-eat and not-ready-to-eat. Ready-to-eat food refers to specific food that is ready to be eaten directly or requires only minimal process to prepare it. Meanwhile, notready-to-eat means the food that contains raw ingredients and needs to be cooked properly. ...
... It becomes, therefore, necessary to develop the right attitude of management staff towards the need to identify, assess and control risks. Studies emphasise the need to educate and train employees in risk management (Al Qubtan, Gan, Hadi, Jalil, & Rambeli, 2021). ...
... Education brings many benefits to individuals, society, society, and the state. However, accessibility to education is limited due to costs so parents' savings are considered as an alternative to finance children's education (Fang & Hadi, 2020). Therefore, various parties must play their role in ensuring that education and savings are interrelated and become an important agenda in family management. ...
... Another study found that B40 respondents, who were civil servants doing part-time businesses, were aware of e-commerce but were more comfortable making online purchases and using traditional methods of selling due to online business safety concerns and the lack of knowledge in handling online business, which were obstacles to their participation in e-commerce (Abd Hadi et al., 2020). They were recommended to attend courses, become part of a mentormentee programme, and expand their business networks with the assistance of the government, which also provided the broadband facility for them. ...
... This depiction of the burden in wedding expenditure can have various negative implications for society. (Hadi et al., 2019) found that almost 50% of the respondents of his study obtained a loan of between RM 40,000 to RM 50,000 for the purpose of such expenditure. Qurratul Aien (2011) stated that this burden is one of the factors of late marriage. ...
... Although not explicitly, a few studies have shown the detrimental effect of high inflation uncertainty on economic activity (Sauer and Bohara, 1995;Zhang, 2010). Hence, it becomes imperative for the monetary authority to reduce inflation uncertainty through appropriate policy instruments (Gan, Yee, Hadi, and Jalil, 2019;Zhang, 2010). In a standard monetary policy rule, besides output gap and inflation, studies have included exchange rate, global policy rate, and global economic growth to examine their impact on the monetary policy rate (Hutchison, Sengupta, and Singh, 2010;Reserve Bank of India, 2021). ...