International Finance and Accounting


Recent alterations in the global economy have seen rapid expansion and improvement of ICT in all sectors of economy. Subsequently, these requires economies and businesses to reassess and enhance the currently available conceptual foundations of the notion “Services”. More specifically, services have been massively influenced by the rapid global ICT uptake that instigated the formation of new directions in the services field. The following paper aims to review the currently available classification frameworks on the notion “Services” and provide the author’s view on describing the merely defined concept “Information and communication services”.


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