Djibouti: Business Guide

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Country Descriptions & Profiles

Background Notes on Countries of the World: Djibouti

Published by the U.S. government, includes facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, foreign relations and travel/business information.

Djibouti Country Review

Published annually by CountryWatch, provides demographic, economic, business, and environmental data.

Djibouti Economic Competitiveness

Published by the Icon Group using vertical analysis or common-sized statements, provides estimates of the financial performance and labor productivity of countries compared to global benchmarks.  Financial analysis includes asset, liability and income structure, ratios, profitability ratios and key percentile rankings.  Labor productivity analysis includes asset-labor, liability-labor, and income-labor ratios.

Finance,Trade & Commerce

Doing Business. Benchmarking Business Regulations.

Produced by the World Bank, this database provides information on business regulations and their enforcement in many countries. Countries are ranked according to ease of doing business. The Doing Business Indicators are comparable across 175 economies. These indicators include starting a business, dealing with licenses, employing workers, registering property, getting credit, protecting investors, paying taxes, enforcing contracts, and others.

Global Edge: Djibouti

Created by the Center for International Business Education and Research at Michigan State University ( MSU-CIBER ), globalEDGE contains country specific news, statistics, history, economics, and government data.

Index of Economic Freedom: Djibouti

A Web resource evaluating the following areas: Djibouti’s trade policy, fiscal burden of government, government intervention in the economy, monetary policy, capital flows and foreign investment, banking and finance, wages and prices, property rights, regulation, and black market.

Statistics & Government Resources

Central Bank of Djibouti

The official Web site of the Central Bank of Djibouti includes information on currency rates, monetary policy, statistics and much more in French only.

Ministry of the Economy, Finances and Privatization Planning

A Web site from the Ministry of the Economy, Finances and Privatization Planning of Djibouti in French only.

U.S. Embassy to Djibouti