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Dubai Trade Impact on Trade & Environment

logo dt vLearn about the significant role that Dubai Trade plays in facilitating trade , enhancing users experiences, and protecting the environment. Each e-Transaction on Dubai Trade Portal saves traders 30 Kilo Meters of driving distance and 3 litres of fuel to perform  the same transaction offline, it also helps save the environment 6.9 KG of carbon dioxide emissions.  Dubai Trade has positively impacted the lives of traders, trade processes, and the overall environment.

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Doing Business Report 2014

DB14Doing Business 2014 is the 11th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. Doing Business presents quantitative indicators on business regulations and the protection of property rights that can be compared across 189 economies—from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe—and over time.

The report benchmarks the regulations that affect private sector firms, in particular small and medium-size enterprises,
and presents quantitative indicators on 11 areas of business regulations . Four economies have been added this year—Libya, Myanmar, San Marino and South Sudan.

The data are current as of June 2013. To download full report, click here

The Global Competitiveness Report 2013-2014

GCR Cover1314TheGlobal Competitiveness Report 2013-2014 assesses the competitiveness landscape of 148 economies, providing insight into the drivers of their productivity and prosperity. The Report series remains the most comprehensive assessment of national competitiveness worldwide. To download the full report click here.

The Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013

WEF GlobalCompetitivenessReport 2012-13-page-001The Global Competitiveness Report 2012-2013 assesses the competitiveness landscape of 144 economies, providing insight into the drivers of their productivity and prosperity. The Report series remains the most comprehensive assessment of national competitiveness worldwide. Access the data platform to visualize and download the data.

This year’s report findings show that Switzerland tops the overall rankings in The Global Competitiveness Report for the fourth consecutive year. Singapore remains in second position with Finland, in third position, overtaking Sweden 4th). These and other Northern and Western European countries dominate the top 10 with the Netherlands, Germany and United Kingdom respectively ranked 5th, 6th and 8th. The United States (7th), Hong Kong (9th) and Japan (10th) complete the top 10. The Report emphasizes persisting competitiveness divides across and within regions, as short-termism and political deadlock continue to hold back the economic performance of many countries and regions. Looking forward, productivity improvements and private sector investment will be key to improving global economies at a time of heightened uncertainty about the global economic outlook. To view the full report download here