AJBR – A Journal about Business in Asia and Beyond

About the Journal

The Asian Journal of Business Research (AJBR with ISSN of 2463-4522 and e-ISSN of 1778-8933) is a scholarly and international journal that aims to disseminate new and challenging theories, paradigms, findings and managerial implications based on actual Asian business situations. Initiated by the Founding Director, Prof Kim-Shyan Fam, the journal started its maiden volume and issue in 2011, and has since attracted papers not only from Asian countries but from all over the world. All papers from current issue and past issues of AJBR are open-access for reading and downloading.

Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Forrest Zhilin Yang (Professional Information)
Managing Editor: Prof. Ernest Cyril de Run (Professional Information)
Co-Managing Editor: Dr. Hiram Ting (Professional Information)

Aims and Scope

AJBR favours research that provides insights into business in Asia and compares business operations between Asian countries and/or non-Asian countries that advance theoretical stance and empirical evidence in business-related studies. Such research includes, but is not limited to:

1. Marketing, including advertising, retailing, segmentation, and supply chain management;
2. Business, including business to business, international business, business ethics, and SME;
3. Tourism, including leisure, hospitality, food and festivals, and culture and heritage;
4. Management, including organizational change, leadership, strategy, operation, and HRM;
5. Human Behaviour, including consumer decision-making, post-behaviour, and motivations.

Manuscripts that effectively communicate the underlying theory(ies) and findings to the reality of the Asian business world are particularly encouraged.

Publication and Submission

AJBR publishes two times per year (June and December). Manuscripts must be written in English, and can be submitted via email throughout the year. There is no submission and publication fee for Regular Issue. Arrangement on Special Issue is also welcome.

All manuscripts are subject to strict double-blind peer-review process. The Editors will review the manuscripts first to decide if they are to be sent to the reviewers. The reviewing process will normally take no more than three months. Please submit your manuscripts to the Editors at ajbr.magscholar@gmail.com. Should you have any queries, do send an email to Dr. Hiram Ting at hiramparousia@gmail.com. Do make sure the papers are formatted according to the submission guidelines. Publishing ethics must be closely adhered to.