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Issues of late and non-payment among contractors in Malaysia

Hasmori, Muhammad Fikri and Ismail, Izuddin and Said, Ilias (2012) Issues of late and non-payment among contractors in Malaysia. In: 3rd International Conference on Business and Economic Research (ICBER 2012), 12-13 March 2012, Bandung, Indonesia.

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This research paper intends to investigate the major couse and effect of late and nan-payment among contractors in Moloysio. It dwells on the reality of the construction industry in Malaysia and problems faced by the contractor regarding to the issues of late and non-payment through vorious resource of previous research. Using the proportionate stratified random sampling, to conduct a field study with a sample of 393 out of 733 questionnaires distributed, data were gathered from all micro, small, large and public-listed contractors in the eleven states of peninsular Malaysia. The finding of the research shows that the potential major cause of late and non-payment among controctors is paymaster's poorfinancial management ond the mojor effect of late and non-payment is create financial hardship. Thefindings of this study provide an insight on the issues of late and non-payment and the study also proposes a remedy to cure this problem

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: late payment; construction industry; Malaysia
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering > Department of Construction Engineering and Architecture
Depositing User: Mrs. Nurhayati Ali
Date Deposited: 13 Aug 2018 03:38
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2018 03:38
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/8331
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