Doing Business in Maldives

Maldives – ranked number one on the ease of doing business in South Asia, World Banks Doing Business report 2007

An independent country since 1965, the Maldives has been one of the most vibrant economies in the South Asia region over the last three decades, registering an average of 7.5% GDP growth in the past ten years. While tourism has been the driving force behind the Maldives economic success in the past, the country is encouraging foreign investments as a means to diversify its economic base.