International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business(IJIEEB)

ISSN: 2074-9023 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9031 (Online)

Published By: MECS Press

IJIEEB Vol.8, No.6, Nov. 2016

M-Commerce in Bangladesh –Status, Potential and Constraints

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Biman Barua

Index Terms

M-Commerce;Barriers;Mobile Commerce;Mobile operators;Bangladesh


Mobile Commerce often referred to as "M-Commerce" or "mCommerce" is a new dimension or extension of e-Commerce that is performed by mobile devices and Personal Digital Assistants (PDA) using mobile phone networks. As the number of mobile users is increasing dramatically the prospect of m-commerce is also increasing day by day in developing countries like Bangladesh. Though there are a lot of researchers has written about the prospect and adoption of M-commerce but in my research, I tried to find out the statistical analysis of mobile users, mobile internet users; M-commerce current status in Bangladesh. Research also has been done for a number of visitors of stakeholder's site, using the ranking tools, uses of mobile apps by customers and limitation of mobile commerce adoption in Bangladesh those were not discussed earlier. Here, I collected data through web and phone call from various stakeholders, in the top line m-commerce business, studied and identified the problem, shown the current status and major barriers of M-commerce and suggested a methodological framework. 

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Biman Barua,"M-Commerce in Bangladesh –Status, Potential and Constraints", International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business(IJIEEB), Vol.8, No.6, pp.22-27, 2016. DOI: 10.5815/ijieeb.2016.06.03


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