According to the report, despite a reform in the past year to make registering property easier, a business has to go through nine procedures to affect a property transfer, compared to an average of six procedures in the region.
While talking to the media, Fareena Mazhar, Executive Director General BOI, explained that in addition to introduction of reforms, other positive data corrections also contributed to the unprecedented improvement in ranking of Pakistan. In "Trading across Borders", India's rank improved by 66 positions moving from 146 in 2017 to 80 in 2018.
In its annual report, the World Bank said overall, the BRIC economies - Brazil, Russia, India and China - improved their average ease of doing business score by a combined total of nearly 19 points across various areas of business regulation.
In its section on Malaysia, the report commended the country's efforts towards embracing digital transformation, which it said facilitated easier tax reporting, permit applications, power connections, cross-border trading, and resolution of insolvency issues.
"It also performs well in the area of registering property, with a global rank of 39", it said.
The country performs best in the areas of enforcing contracts, with a global rank of 19, and a rank of 26 for protecting minority investors.
Real Madrid's board want Jose Mourinho to replace current manager Julen Lopetegui , according to reports from Spain. Mourinho has confirmed Alexis Sanchez will not face Juventus after missing training at Carrington on Monday morning.
The shrine will remain open for the 5-day monthly pooja during the Malayalam month of Thulam before being closed on October 22. Women devotees have also gathered at Nilackal where firebrand right wing Hindu leader K P Sasikala would address a gathering.
Its global business added almost 5.9 million subscribers, compared with the average analyst estimate of 4.5 million. While most of that still funds shows licensed from other companies, original programs account for a growing share.
Brent crude futures rose 72 cents to settle at $76.89 per barrel as US equities rose amid strong corporate earnings. Meanwhile, Brent oil price for December delivery further increased 0.74 US dollars to 77.63 USA dollars per barrel.
USA light crude dropped $3.03, or 4.4 percent, to $66.33 a barrel, after earlier hitting a two-month low at $65.74. Concerns over the health of the global economy, leading to the equities sell-off, are seeping into the oil market.
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Republicans hold a 63-46 majority in the House, with one vacancy, and a 27-10 margin in the Senate, where one seat is empty. For months this and expectations of a high voter turnout has led many to believe the party will at least retake the House.
Razik was a particularly powerful figure in southern Kandahar and a close USA ally despite widespread allegations of corruption. The attack comes ahead of parliamentary elections Saturday, which the Taliban has threatened to disrupt.
The 2015 film Black Mass , starring Johnny Depp, chronicled Bulger's years as an Federal Bureau of Investigation informant. It's unclear if authorities have determined who played a role in the murder. "The U.S.
At the same time, Prince Mohammed's credibility has taken a beating with a series of questionable decisions in recent months. Asked if there was any question in her mind that Prince Mohammed was involved, Pelosi said, "Everybody has a question.
The General Staff of Ukraine's armed forces said the two-seat Su-27UB went down in the Kmelnitskyi region. The search and rescue group found bodies of two servicemen, the official confirmed .
Tyler Perry Is Killing Off His Madea Character Once And For All
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Protests as Trump visits Pittsburgh after shooting
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Apple launches new MacBook Air with retina display
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New Jersey Man Breaks His Hip but Wins the Lottery
The Virginia Lottery said in a statement that the chances of matching the first five numbers in Mega Millions are 1 in 12,607,306. There, he told staffers about how disappointed he was that he hadn't been able to buy a ticket for the historic jackpot.
Google Promises to Fix Pixel 3 Photo Saving
First, the number 2 smartphone vendor in the world, Huawei, has already released new phones that pack powerful next-gen 7nm chips. Pixel Stand WHAT IS IT? After taking a photo using Google Camera , it would sometimes fail to properly save and be lost forever.
Purdue throttles No. 2 Ohio State to earn shocking upset
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Meghan Markle's subtle tribute in $6,000 outfit
Despite the overcast weather, large crowds descended on the golden sands to catch a glimpse of Harry and Meghan in the flesh. The Duchess of Sussex woke up at 4.30am to do yoga and told a group at Bondi Beach it was "so good for healing your mind".
YouTube goes down in worldwide outage
The reason for the outage, a rare incident for the company with more than 1.8 billion monthly users, is still not publicly known. Emilio Medina (@emiliomedina) thought about what YouTube celebrities would do for income when the platform goes offline.
‘Won’t accept the blame if GOP loses in midterm polls’
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