Doing Business 2015, Haiti inproved by one Percent in Business Environment

Although Haiti is making small steps in becoming a friendlier environment to business, it is important to notice that these steps are forward. According to the latest report Doing Business 2015 issued by the World Bank, Haiti overall improved by one point, moving from a position of 181 in 2014 to 180 for 2015.


Here are the areas Haiti was rated upon:

In Starting a Business, Haiti did not do well there. It lost one point from a year ago ranking 188th out of 189 economies in the world. It is still averages around 97 days to open a business in Haiti.

In obtaining permits from the government for construction, Haiti improved by 6 points. We are now ranking at 132

At Registering Property Haiti moves up by one point from 176 a year ago to 175 now.

In the area of electricity, Haiti improved by one percentage point. It is now ranked at 94. I really would like to see how they came up with this ranking in Electricity for Haiti. How many people in Haiti would agree that there has been an improvement in this area?

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