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Business Reforms in Timor-Leste

= Doing Business reform making it easier to do business. Negative =  Change making it more difficult to do business.

DB2015

Starting a Business: Timor-Leste made starting a business easier by creating a one-stop shop.

DB2013

Labor Market Regulation: Timor-Leste reduced the maximum duration of fixed-term contracts and also introduced a wage premium for night work.

DB2012

Starting a Business: Timor-Leste made starting a business faster by improving the registration process.

Getting Credit: Timor-Leste improved its credit information system by establishing a public credit registry.

DB2011

Enforcing Contracts: Timor-Leste increased court efficiency by training and appointing new judges and passing a new civil procedure code.

DB2010

Paying Taxes: Timor-Leste made paying taxes less costly for companies by reducing the corporate income tax rate and eliminating the alternative minimum tax and the withholding tax on interest.

DB2008

Starting a Business: Timor-Leste made business start-up easier and faster by eliminating the requirement for approvals by the Ministry of Land.