Financial Performance of Telecom Industry in Sultanate of Oman

Nithya Ramachandran

Associate Professor, Department of Business Studies, Ibra College of Technology, Sultanate of Oman

Abhijieet Sharad Kelkar

Associate Professor, Faculty of Management, Symbiosis International University, Pune, India

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Reviewer’s Comments to Authors

This research study on Financial Performance of Telecom Industry in Sultanate of Oman has been conducted with the aim to analyze the financial performance of telecom companies in Oman. Annual reports of two telecom companies were collected for seven years (2010-2016). Study based on the secondary sources of data collections from the annual report of the company.

Major Comments

  1. Abstract is not fulfilling its purpose. Abstract should cover the complete need of the study. So the readers of the article can get narrative view of the entire study.

Minor Comments

  1. Researcher can be highlight the research gap and pave the way for future research (scope for future research).
  2. For every reference there should be a footnote in the relevant pages.

Associate Editor’s Critique

The study has much strength where there was minor weakness also. The very important needed information of the study like detailed abstract of entire study, missing information on research gap and scope for future research can be included. The author should include all the needed information for the study to strengthen the value of the paper.

Constructiveness of Comments

The review committee has given the constructive comments to the author /researcher.

Level of Detail of the Review

The review is fairly detailed, but the reviewer missed data inconsistence in the required field. There are minor corrections to be taken place before the final review.

Substantiation of Comments

The reviewer made comments on the paper with references.

Was the Review Biased?

The study was reviewed under ‘nil’ biased basis.

Recommendation from the Reviewer

I recommend that, this paper be accepted after the above mentioned minor revisions.