E-procurement in Malaysian construction industry: benefits and challenges in implementation

Mohd Nawi, Mohd Nasrun and Deraman, Rafikullah and Bamgbade, Jibril Adewale and Zulhumadi, Faisal and Mehdi Riazi, Salman Riazi (2017) E-procurement in Malaysian construction industry: benefits and challenges in implementation. International Journal of Supply Chain Management, 6 (1). pp. 209-213. ISSN 20507399

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In this paper, the benefits and challenges embedded in Electronic procurement (e-procurement or e- Perolehan) are highlighted. Specifically, the benefits of introducing e-procurement for tendering and online registration of businesses and companies in Malaysia was emphasized. The study highlighted E-procurement advantages such as cost reduction, improved efficiency in government business with the aid of internet-based information and communication technology. The study concluded with recommendations to policy makers to pay more attention to the availability of infrastructure such as information technology for a better E-procurement implementation.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Procurement; e-procurement; cost reduction; improved efficiency; Malaysian construction industry
Subjects:T Technology > TH Building construction > TH1-844 Building construction
Divisions:Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering > Department of Construction Engineering and Architecture
ID Code:9331
Deposited By:Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Deposited On:13 Aug 2018 11:15
Last Modified:13 Aug 2018 11:15

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