Tentmaker Reports

Lebanon Report

Entrepreneurial Missions Index

37.6

General Information

Population

4,227,597 (117th most populous country in the world)

RELIGIONS
Muslim59.7%
Christian39.0%
Other1.3%
LANGUAGES
Arabic
French
English
Armenian

Industries

Banking, tourism, food processing, wine, jewelry, cement, textiles, mineral and chemical products, wood and furniture products, oil refining, metal fabricating

Unless otherwise noted, all information included here was obtained from the World Factbook project 4, conducted by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). For more detailed information about Lebanon, visit https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/lb.html.

Business Information

The World Bank ranks Lebanon as 103 out of 183 economies in terms of ease of doing business. The country ranks as 0 (of 183) in terms of ease of starting a business.

It requires 0 procedures, takes 0 days, and costs N/A% of income per capita to start a business in Lebanon.

In order to start a business in Lebanon, one must follow these procedures:

  1. Designate a Lebanese lawyer
  2. Deposit capital in a bank and obtain the certificate of deposit
  3. Register the company with the company registry
  4. Notify Ministry of Finance of commencement of operations
  5. Register at the National Social Security fund

Unless otherwise noted, all information included here was obtained from the Doing Business project 3, conducted by the World Bank. For more detailed information about starting a business in Lebanon, visit http://www.doingbusiness.org/.

 

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Lebanon Economic Freedom

The World Economic Forum (WEF) was founded in 1971 by Klaus Martin Schwab at the University of Geneva in Switzerland.  It is a non-profit foundation best known for its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, which brings together top business leaders, international political leaders, selected intellectuals and journalists to discuss both economic and social issues facing the world.  The WEF also serves as a think tank, and publishes a wide range of reports focusing on issues of concern and importance to Forum communities. In particular, Strategic Insight Teams focus on producing reports of relevance in the fields of competitiveness, global risks and scenario thinking.  The Global Competitiveness Report measures competitiveness of countries and economic competitiveness among a wide range of factors such as corruption, tax rates, work ethic, and many others.
 

Lebanon Summary

 

1 World Economic Forum

2 Free the World
Gwartney, James and Robert Lawson with Herbert Grubel, Jakob de Haan, Jan-Egbert Sturm, and Eelco Zandberg (2009). Economic Freedom of the World: 2009 Annual Report. Vancouver, BC: The Fraser Institute. Data retrieved from www.freetheworld.com.

3 World Bank Data

4 World Factbook Project

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