Service Pioneers

Stories of Innovative Entrepreneurship

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Challenging the notion that developing countries essentially export commodities, this book showcases the diversity of trade in services that flourishes in developing and least developed countries. With 28 case studies of entrepreneurs from 18 developing countries in a wide range of trade in service sectors, the book serves as an inspiration for would-be entrepreneurs. Experts also provide insights on sustainability, excellence and innovation.

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Gateway to the Middle East and Central Asia, Pakistan has a population of approximately 160 million and a rich cultural heritage. Pakistan’s economy has experienced considerable expansion in recent years. In 2005 and 2006, Pakistan’s GDP growth rate was 7.7% and 6.9%, respectively. Key to Pakistan’s economic growth has been its services sector, which accounted for more than 50% of the country’s GDP.

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