Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman

Naser Nick Manochehri, Yousuf Alhinai

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

As the number of mobile phone users is growing, purchasing products and services using mobile phones and other mobile devices are also increasing. The purpose of this study was to provide the status of m-commerce in Oman in term of consumers' attitudes towards mobile commerce and mobile services provided by mobile operators in Oman. The study showed that there is a promising future for m-commerce in Oman as above 200 respondents said that they are willing to buy products and services using their mobile phones. Security of mobile transactions and the cost of products and services are great concerns to the mobile phone users in Oman. The outcome of the study would be of a particular interest to the private and public telecommunication organizations; especially those that intend to invest in m-commerce in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Event2006 2nd IEEE/IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006 - Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Duration: Sep 19 2006Sep 21 2006

Other

Other2006 2nd IEEE/IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006
CountryUzbekistan
CityTashkent
Period9/19/069/21/06

Fingerprint

Mobile commerce
Mobile phones
Purchasing
Mobile devices
Telecommunication
Costs

Keywords

  • E-commerce
  • M-commerce
  • M-payment
  • Mobile technology
  • Oman mobile

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Software

Cite this

Manochehri, N. N., & Alhinai, Y. (2007). Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman. In 2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006 [4055209] https://doi.org/10.1109/CANET.2006.279277

Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman. / Manochehri, Naser Nick; Alhinai, Yousuf.

2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006. 2007. 4055209.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Manochehri, NN & Alhinai, Y 2007, Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman. in 2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006., 4055209, 2006 2nd IEEE/IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006, Tashkent, Uzbekistan, 9/19/06. https://doi.org/10.1109/CANET.2006.279277
Manochehri NN, Alhinai Y. Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman. In 2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006. 2007. 4055209 https://doi.org/10.1109/CANET.2006.279277
Manochehri, Naser Nick ; Alhinai, Yousuf. / Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman. 2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006. 2007.
@inproceedings{c0516efda59e47bb8359757e737ef0bc,
title = "Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman",
abstract = "As the number of mobile phone users is growing, purchasing products and services using mobile phones and other mobile devices are also increasing. The purpose of this study was to provide the status of m-commerce in Oman in term of consumers' attitudes towards mobile commerce and mobile services provided by mobile operators in Oman. The study showed that there is a promising future for m-commerce in Oman as above 200 respondents said that they are willing to buy products and services using their mobile phones. Security of mobile transactions and the cost of products and services are great concerns to the mobile phone users in Oman. The outcome of the study would be of a particular interest to the private and public telecommunication organizations; especially those that intend to invest in m-commerce in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).",
keywords = "E-commerce, M-commerce, M-payment, Mobile technology, Oman mobile",
author = "Manochehri, {Naser Nick} and Yousuf Alhinai",
year = "2007",
doi = "10.1109/CANET.2006.279277",
language = "English",
isbn = "1424405432",
booktitle = "2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006",

}

TY - GEN

T1 - Mobile phone users attitude towards Mobile Commerce (m-commerce) and Mobile Services in Oman

AU - Manochehri, Naser Nick

AU - Alhinai, Yousuf

PY - 2007

Y1 - 2007

N2 - As the number of mobile phone users is growing, purchasing products and services using mobile phones and other mobile devices are also increasing. The purpose of this study was to provide the status of m-commerce in Oman in term of consumers' attitudes towards mobile commerce and mobile services provided by mobile operators in Oman. The study showed that there is a promising future for m-commerce in Oman as above 200 respondents said that they are willing to buy products and services using their mobile phones. Security of mobile transactions and the cost of products and services are great concerns to the mobile phone users in Oman. The outcome of the study would be of a particular interest to the private and public telecommunication organizations; especially those that intend to invest in m-commerce in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

AB - As the number of mobile phone users is growing, purchasing products and services using mobile phones and other mobile devices are also increasing. The purpose of this study was to provide the status of m-commerce in Oman in term of consumers' attitudes towards mobile commerce and mobile services provided by mobile operators in Oman. The study showed that there is a promising future for m-commerce in Oman as above 200 respondents said that they are willing to buy products and services using their mobile phones. Security of mobile transactions and the cost of products and services are great concerns to the mobile phone users in Oman. The outcome of the study would be of a particular interest to the private and public telecommunication organizations; especially those that intend to invest in m-commerce in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

KW - E-commerce

KW - M-commerce

KW - M-payment

KW - Mobile technology

KW - Oman mobile

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=41549140459&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=41549140459&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1109/CANET.2006.279277

DO - 10.1109/CANET.2006.279277

M3 - Conference contribution

SN - 1424405432

SN - 9781424405435

BT - 2006 Second IEEE and IFIP International Conference in Central Asia on Internet, ICI 2006

ER -