Advocating women entrepreneurs’ success in a developing country: An explanatory analysis


  • Nurul Hidayana Mohd Noor Faculty of Administrative Science and Policy Studies, UiTM Seremban, Negeri Sembilan
  • Noralina Omar Department of Social Justice & Administration, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
  • Amirah Mohamad Fuzi Faculty of Education, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Syeliya Md Zaini Faculty of Accountancy, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Puncak Alam, Selangor, Malaysia
  • Raja Mayang Delima Mohd Beta Faculty of Business Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Seremban, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia



innovation, training, social support, business success


The study investigates the factors contributing to Malaysian women entrepreneurs' business success. The questionnaire was distributed online, and 100 women entrepreneurs participated in the study. The regression analysis results indicate that training is the most substantial predictor of women entrepreneurs’ business success, followed by social support and training. This study contributes to the literature on women entrepreneurship in developing countries and provides valuable insights for responsible institutions to design a more effective entrepreneurial ecosystem.


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How to Cite

Mohd Noor, N. H., Omar, N. ., Mohamad Fuzi, A. ., Md Zaini, S. ., & Mohd Beta, R. M. D. (2024). Advocating women entrepreneurs’ success in a developing country: An explanatory analysis. Journal of Emerging Economies and Islamic Research, 12(1), 591.