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Ahram Online: Egypt eyes better Doing Business ranking

Egypt ranked 120 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings.
16.01.19 | Interesting article at Ahram Online

Egypt's Prime Minister Mostafa Mabdouly on Monday chaired a meeting of the economic ministerial committee to review the Doing Business 2019 report.
The ministers of social solidarity, investment and international cooperation, planning, monitoring and administrative reform, tourism, finance, trade and industry, alongside the vice governor of the Central Bank of Egypt took part in the meeting.

Egypt ranked 120 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings.

The rank of Egypt improved to 120 in 2018 from 128 in 2017.

Ease of Doing Business in Egypt averaged 119.73 from 2008 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 128 in 2013 and a record low of 106 in 2009.

The ministerial committee is tasked with taking all measures needed to overcome bureaucracy and facilitate procedures to achieve improved performance and real competition in the ease of doing business to access the required economic indicators.