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    The achievement of export performance of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Thailand 

    Janchai Pitakunnop; Montree Socatiyanurak (National Institute of Development Administration, 2014)

    Today, international trade is very important thanks to small and medium enterprises‟ role in the economy through the boost of employment from their advantages on business opportunity. However, small and medium enterprises have their own disadvantage with respect to size, resources, and management capability that impede their opportunity to export. Yet, there are few practical research works about achievement of export performance of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Thailand. Most studies involve foreign markets in developed countries, ...
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    The role of entrepreneurial orientation and stakeholder orientation on firm performance : the case of Thai small and medium-sized enterprises in steel fabrication industry 

    Ekawee Vaitoonkiat; Peerayuth Charoensukmongkol (National Institute of Development Administration, 2019)

    Even though SMEs in emerging markets and developing economies (EMDEs) seem to play a major role in boosting the country’s economy, researches show that SMEs also have some potential weaknesses such as lack of resources and market power to support expansion and overcome economic crisis. In order to overcome these weaknesses, the study focused on two managerial resources of competitiveness which can be developed internally by SMEs which are Entrepreneurial Orientation (EO) and Stakeholder Orientation (SO). The positive relationship of EO and SO ...