Monday May 02, 2016

Doing business is a database that provides effective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 189 economies.

It looks at domestic small and medium-size companies and measures the regulations applying to them through their life cycle.

It also offers detailed subnational reports which covers business regulation and reform in different cities and regions.

Users can find data on the ease of doing business, ranks of each location and reform recommendations.

(Source: World Bank Group)

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Wednesday April 13, 2016

The European Union & the African Union: a statistical portrait, 2015 is a new report, published by the European Union.

This “statistical portrait” 2015 edition presents a broad comparison between the situation of the European Union, including EFTA members and Candidate countries, and the African Union, its member states and non-member states. The publication is jointly produced by Eurostat and the Statistics Division of the African Union Commission (AUSTAT) on the basis of data from both organisations.

With data up to and including the year 2014, this “portrait” includes various domains such as demography, health, education, national accounts, trade, and more. T

(Source: European Union)

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Friday April 01, 2016

New to the collection: published by the Asian Development Bank.

1. Responding to financial crisis: lessons from Asia then, the United States and Europe now

2. Ending Asian deprivations: compulsions for a fair, prosperous and equitable Asia

(Source: MADGIC Staff)

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