India: Ease of Doing Business 2016 rank: 130
Ease of Doing Business 2015 rank: 142

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Not Easy to Do Business
Fishing | Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
It was an attempt to: Register the business
The problem was: Confusing laws that say different things
Details of experience: There is a lot of competition in Vizag in the Fishing sector, since the coast is quite favourable...
Advice for others: There will be a lot of running around- even if my process was less rocky, I know of people who had...
Easy to Do Business
Restaurant | Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh
It was an attempt to:
  • Get construction permit
  • Get water connection
The problem was:
Details of experience: The process itself was pretty straightforward- I wasn't made to run around. Not much, anyway-...
Advice for others: Patience, really. And being prepared to run around. Also, always carry extra copies of every...