= Doing Business reform making it easier to do business. = Doing Business reform making it more difficult to do business.
Starting a Business:
The Solomon Islands made starting a business easier by implementing an online registration process.
The Solomon Islands made registering property faster by separating the land registry from the business and movable property registries.
The Solomon Islands strengthened investor protections by increasing shareholder access to corporate information.
The Solomon Islands adopted a new law that simplified insolvency proceedings.
The Solomon Islands strengthened access to credit by passing a new secured transactions law that broadens the range of assets that can be used as collateral, allows a general description of debts and obligations secured by collateral, permits out-of-court enforcement and creates a collateral registry.
Dealing with Construction Permits:
Due to fee increases and high prices on constructions materials, the cost for obtaining a construction permit increased significantly in the Solomon Islands.