UAE is ranked first in the Gulf Region and fourth in the world in the Ease of Doing Business Index according to a 2012 report issued by the IMD. The rankings for all economies are benchmarked to June 2011. This is the result of years of work and planning with the aim of creating a favorable business environment.. Next target is to be first globally.
Our real assets in the UAE are intellectual resources and human capital. These are the real drivers of wealth and growth.
says His Highness Sheikh Mohammed is Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai
Economies are ranked on their ease of doing business, from 1 – 183. A high ranking on the ease of doing business index means the regulatory environment is more conducive to the starting and operation of a local firm. This index averages the country’s percentile rankings on 10 topics, made up of a variety of indicators, giving equal weight to each topic.