The world in which we live is going through tremendous economic
transformation. This transformation is to a great extent led
by the decentralization of economic activity brought about by the
rise of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) as well as
globalization. Now, companies anywhere in the world, with the requisite
skill sets, can cooperate with counterparts in other parts of the
world to design, manufacture and distribute products and services.
The ease of such communication and cooperation is leading to increased
business opportunities for new businesses, which harness the energies
and skills of talented and capable entrepreneurs. The identification
and growth of these new business opportunities is creating a fertile
ground for new Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to be formed....