Journal History


Eqien Journal - Journal of Economics and Business, known as the Eqien Journal, is a journal published by the Institute for Research and Community Service (LP3M) STIE DR. KH EZ Muttaqien Purwakarta.

Eqien journal which was started in 2010 (Vol 1 no 1) in the print edition. Lack of understanding and technical management makes the publication of the Eqien Journal inconsistent.

Eqien Journal started using the Open Journal System (OJS) by re-using Vol 1 no 1 (2012) with a total of 4 articles from internal STIE DR. KH EZ Muttaqien and lasted until Vol 2 no 1 (2013) then stagnated or was not published until 2016.

Eqien journal began to be consistent in 2016 or Vol 3 No 1 (2016) with a range of internal and external institutional authors and was prepared for journal accreditation from the Ministry of Education and Culture.

Eqien Journal obtained journal accreditation starting from the publication of Volume 6 number 1 (2019) with the Decree of the Director General of Strengthening Research and Development KEMRISTEK DIKTI Number: 30/E/KPT/2019 November 11 2019 which is valid for (5) five years with a Sinta rank 5.

Eqien journal is experiencing management problems starting from Volume 8 Number 1 (2021). Eqien Journal management from Vol 9 number 1 to Volume 11 number 4 (2022) made changes to publication management by issuing several volumes and numbers.

The Eqien Journal, starting from Volume 12 number 1 (2023), has improved publishing management and new governance by adding reputable editors and reviewers (already having Scopus Id) with a more consistent number of articles and duration of publication