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​Doing Business Report by World Bank

The report measures the efficiency and quality of business regulations across 190 economies worldwide through 10 topics of the report; Doing Business also measures features of labour market regulation, which is not included in the ranking. For ease of understanding, we breakdown th​​e 10 topics into operational and legislative reforms based topics:

  1. Operational Topics: Starting a Business, Dealing with Construction Permits, Getting ​Electricity, Registering Property, Trading Across Borders and Paying Taxes.
  2. Legislative Topics: Protecting Minority Investors, Enforcing Contracts, Getting Credit and Resolving Insolvency
Top 10 Countries 2019
  • 1. New Zealand

  • 2. Singapore

  • 3. Denmark

  • 4. Hong Kong

  • 5. South Korea

  • 6. Georgia

  • 7. Norway

  • 8. United States

  • 9. United Kingdom

  • 10. Macedonia

UAE in focus (2019)

The UAE has improved by 10 ranks to become the 11th globally with a score of 81.28. The UAE is leading MENA region for the 6th consecutive year. The UAE came in the top 10 globally in 5 out of 10 topics: Dealing with Construction Permits, Getting Electricity, Registering Property, Paying Taxes and Enforcing Contracts. The UAE sustained its leading position globally (1st globally) in the Getting electricity topic.

UAE’s performance in the 10 topics:

1th

Getting Electricity

2nd

Paying Taxes

5th

Dealing with Construction Permits

15th

Protecting Minority Investors

7th

Registering Property

9th

Enforcing Contracts

25st

Starting a Business

75th

Resolving Insolvency

44th

Getting Credit

98th

Trading Across Borders
GCC Rankings
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