Challenges Facing Entrepreneurs in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq: Sulaymaniyah

Authors

  • Ramyar Salem Tishk International University, Business and Management Department, Sulaymaniyah

Keywords:

Entrepreneurs, challanges, Kurdistan, Iraq

Abstract

In this study, the importance of entrepreneurship and the challenges it is defined and explained in detail, The role of entrepreneurship and how it develops job creation, economics, and productivity of every country is explained as well. The main focus is on Kurdistan's entrepreneurship challenges that are facing the youth. The purpose of this study is to find solutions to minimize the challenges that are facing young entrepreneurs. As well as providing the information for entrepreneurs to recognize the factors that are required to process as an entrepreneur and ways to handle the entrepreneurial challenges. A face-to-face survey is conducted with 30 young entrepreneurs in Sulaymaniyah city and their challenges are analyzed. According to the results, we have found all of the entrepreneurs are facing governmental challenges, financial challenges, market challenges, and socio-cultural challenges. It is highly suggested that entrepreneurs in Kurdistan are in need of immediate support if the government is attending to fix the financial crisis in the region.

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2021-08-05

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Salem, R. (2021). Challenges Facing Entrepreneurs in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq: Sulaymaniyah. Black Sea Journal of Management and Marketing, 2(3), 29-50. Retrieved from https://www.bsjmm.com/index.php/bsjmm/article/view/77

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