Bahrain is among the 20 economies that have improved most on the World Bank’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ score based on improvements across 10 different regulatory areas.
Six Arab countries are there on the current list of top 20 improvers released ahead of the final ’Doing Business 2020’ list to be disclosed on October 24, 2019.
“Bahrain implemented a comprehensive reform programme, making it easier to do business in nine of the 10 areas included in the ease of doing business ranking (all but starting a business),” the report said.
In the World Bank ‘Ease of Doing Business 2019’ report, Bahrain was ranked 62 with a score of 69.85 on a list of 190 world economies.
Other Arab countries among the top 20 improvers are Djibouti, Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.