Doing Business in Eritrea 2013

From The Official Blog of Amb. David H. Shinn Sun Dec 9 2012, 14:21:00

The World Bank has released its massive Doing Business 2013 report for Eritrea. It covers the business environment, construction permits, electricity, property, credit, investing, taxes, trading across borders, contracts, insolvency, and labor.

Out of 185 economies ranked globally on the ease of doing business, the World Bank ranked Eritrea 182. By comparison, Kenya ranked 121, Ethiopia 127, and the Sub-Saharan Africa average 140. Eritrea did best on enforcing contracts and getting electricity and dead last on resolving insolvency and dealing with construction permits.

Click here to access the entire report.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Kenya:   Nairobi May Cease to Be a County (news)
The Nation
8 December 2016

Nairobi will soon no longer be a county, if a Bill before Parliament seeking to amend the Constitution and reduce the devolved units to 46 becomes law. The city will be expunged from the list of ... [read more]

Kenya:   As Solar Power Expands the Work Day, Incomes Rise (news)
Thomson Reuters Foundation
8 December 2016

With solar lights in the market, farmers can grow by day and sell by night Violet Karimi spends her days as she always has, attending to household chores and working on her farm. But when the sun goes ... [read more]

Kenya:   I'm HIV+ and Happy, Says Binyavanga Wainaina (news)
The Nation
8 December 2016

Award-winning Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina now says he is HIV+, two years after he declared he is gay. The writer made the revelation on December 1, the World Aids Day, but he was hesitant to ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!