dissertation topics economics   Oil Companies in Kuwait Alter Existing Business Strategies To Attract Greater Foreign Investment

Background of the Study

Oil industry is the lifeline of the economy of Kuwait as the sector is holding almost 50% of the entire GDP of Kuwait. Around 10% of the total oil reserves of the world belong to Kuwait. Therefore, the country and the oil companies operating within Kuwait are most likely to attract the foreign investors largely.

However, there are various challenges that the oil companies in Kuwait has been facing for many years while attracting the foreign investors as for several reasons such as Governmental laws, regulations and policies of Kuwait, inefficient or obsolete strategies continued by the oil companies in Kuwait. Therefore, it is crucial for the oil companies in Kuwait to alter their existing strategies. The current research is to justify the most effective way of adjusting the existing strategies implemented by the oil companies in Kuwait for attracting greater amount of foreign investors. 

Aims and Objectives of the Research

The key aim of the current research is to analysis the process of amending the existing strategies implemented by the oil companies in Kuwait for enhancing foreign investment towards the oil industry in Kuwait.

 

Objectives of the Research

  • To analyse the current oil industry scenario in Kuwait
  • To assess the existing strategies of the oil companies in Kuwait for attracting foreign investment
  • To evaluate the drawbacks of the existing strategies of the oil companies in Kuwait for attracting foreign investment
  • To recommend various alternative strategies for minimising the drawbacks of the existing strategies of the oil companies in Kuwaitin order to attract greater foreign investment

 

Research Questions

  • How the oil industry in Kuwait is performing?
  • What are the existing strategies of the oil companies in Kuwait for attracting foreign investment?
  • What are the drawbacks of the existing strategies of the oil companies in Kuwait for attracting foreign investment?
  • What are the recommended strategies for minimising the drawbacks of the existing strategies of the oil companies in Kuwait in order to attract greater foreign investment?

 Methodology

Quantitative research methodology is perfect for executing the current research as the methodology aidsaccomplishing the research by developing a relationship between the theories and numerical data based on economy of Kuwait, the oil industry in Kuwait, existing strategies of the oil companies in Kuwait for attracting foreign investment. The research will be constructed around deductive approach for investigating the theories. Clear and concise objectives have been created for the research and the research will monitor positivism approach. The presentresearch will be formed using descriptive design for interacting effectually with the research participants. Data collected for the research will not be manipulated under any circumstances for influencing the outcome of the research.

 

 

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