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.
- The report measures 190 economies using a score from 1 to 100 (1 = worst, 100 better)
- The methodology of the report is based on the procedures, legislation and expert questionnaire through which statistics and legislation are collected and analyzed/li>
The Emirate of Dubai was selected to conduct the study /questionnaire, as it is the largest city in the UAE in terms of the diversity of economic activity
Top 10 Countries 2020
1. New Zealand
3. Hong Kong
6. United States
8. United Kingdom
UAE in focus (2020)
The UAE dropped by 5 ranks to become the 16th globally with a score of 80.9. The UAE is leading MENA region for the 7th consecutive year. The UAE came in the top 10 globally in 4 out of 10 topics: Dealing with Construction Permits, Getting Electricity, Registering Property, and Enforcing Contracts.
UAE’s performance in the 10 topics: