Volume 9, Issue 2, Spring 2008, Page 8-161

Electronic Commerce : concept and constraints

Aseel Ali Mezher

AL-Qadisiyah Journal For Administrative and Economic sciences, 2008, Volume 9, Issue 2, Pages 76-90

E- commerce as Defines a sales and purchase or exchange of products, services and information across computer networks, including the Internet, Also spread to many ancillary use of e- commerce to the term e-business, however, this common mistake is the difference between trade-sensitive electronic means do all stages of dealing Whether it is manufacturing or marketing or supply of raw materials .... etc. with similar business electronically through the abundance of technological advances and sophisticated means embodied in the Internet, the e-business are broader and more comprehensive e- commerce being based on the idea of automating performance in the relationship between the frameworks of action extends to other administrative activities and productivity, financial and service issues related not only the relationship of the seller or the supplier customer, but extends to the relationship established agents, and extends to patterns of work performance, evaluation and control it. comes importance of this study in the large role played by e- commerce to meet the requirements of customers very quickly and cost Therefore, the less objective was to shed light on the concept of electronic commerce and the fundamental pillars as well as the focus on the reality of the event this technique in some Arab countries and the challenges that stand before deployment. Out of this study conclusions, including the absence of full awareness among some sectors of society around the concept of electronic commerce and requirements in addition to the weakness of the infrastructure of e- services and the lack of a system to protect e- commerce and dealers from piracy led to the survival of this type of trade late in the Arab States, has recommended the need to build an electronic unified Arab economy to face the Western economy as well as to support small enterprises working in this area.