While Iraq continues to be a complex jurisdiction in which to operate from a tax perspective, the country still offers numerous investment opportunities, particularly in the energy and security sectors, a report said.
Bahrain has topped the region for ease of dealing with construction permits, while maintaining its 2013 performance ranking fourth globally, according to the World Bank Doing Business 2014.
Convened for its weekly meeting, the Cab
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) topped the Middle East region in the latest ease of doing business rankings published by the World Bank. Saudi Arabia took the second position in the region.
Overall, Singapore topped the global rank
Dubai’s Department of Economic Development (DED) recently presented a summary of the processes involved in setting up and doing business in Dubai to the World Bank in Washington, in a bid to promote UAE as a global business hub.
Saudi Arabia has topped the Middle East region in the latest ease of doing business index prepared by IFC and the World Bank.
For the fifth year running, Singapore leads the list, followed by Hong Kong, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and
The Dubai government team assigned to develop business activities headed by the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) supervised field visits for the World Bank team, who were in Dubai to meet government officials.
The World Bank has placed Saudi Arabia as the 13th most competitive country in the world in its annual Doing Business report. The report also ranks the kingdom ahead of advanced economies such as Japan, Germany, France and Switzerland.
Emcredit, the UAE’s first private credit information company, has been recognised by the World Bank as a significant factor in the UAE’s reforms to boost business environment in the country.
According to the World Bank’s Doing Business Rep
Egypt reformed its business regulations more than any other country in the Middle East in the year to June, a World Bank affiliate said.
Egypt was the world's top reformer of business regulations last year and was again one of the world's
Egypt this year tops the World Bank's list of countries that have made the most progress in simplifying their business regulation, according to the annual 'Doing Business' report. Singapore was ranked as the best country in the world to do busines