= Doing Business reform making it easier to do business.
= Change making it more difficult to do business.
Dealing with Construction Permits:
Iraq made dealing with construction permits easier by allowing the simultaneous processing of utility clearances and building permit applications.
The Ministry of Electricity made getting electricity faster by enforcing tighter deadlines on electricity connections.
Starting a Business:
In Iraq starting a business became more expensive because of an increase in the cost to obtain a name reservation certificate and in the cost for lawyers to draft articles of association.