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Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Kenya (English)

Sixteenth in a series of annual reports comparing business regulation in 190 economies, Doing Business 2019 covers 11 areas of business regulation. Ten of these areas - starting a business, dealing with construction permits, getting electricity, registering property, getting credit, protecting minority investors, paying taxes, trading across borders, enforcing contracts and resolving insolvency - are included in the ease of doing business score and ease of doing business ranking. Doing Business also measures features of labor market regulation, which is not included in these two measures. Doing Business provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 190 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level. This economy profile presents indicators for Kenya; for 2019 Kenya ranks 61

Details

  • Document Date

    2018/10/31

  • Document Type

    Working Paper

  • Report Number

    131743

  • Volume No

    1

  • Total Volume(s)

    1

  • Country

    Kenya,

  • Region

    Africa,

  • Disclosure Date

    2018/11/01

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Kenya

  • Keywords

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Doing Business 2019 : Training for Reform - Kenya (English). Doing Business 2019 Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/729481541143479565/Doing-Business-2019-Training-for-Reform-Kenya