Israel Ranked 29th in Easiness of Doing Business According to the World Bank

VC Cafe

In New Zealand it takes one day to create a new company; in Suriname it takes almost two years. T he World Bank published the Doing Business 2011 report earlier this week, measuring how easy and pricey it is to complete the various bureaucratic procedures and red tape involved in setting up, running and shutting down a firm. Israel went up one spot from last year in the latest report, ranking 29 among the 183 countries included in the study.

20 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

Fifteen years ago I entered the world of social entrepreneurship by starting an internship agency that matches students with organizations in my country of origin: Surinam. The idea of exactly what your business is going to usually come first. Secondly, most often, is giving a title to your idea. What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Some people turn to their childhood for inspiration or a beloved family pet.

the world without altgate

Altgate

@altgate Startups, Venture Capital & Everything In Between Skip to content Home Furqan Nazeeri (fn@altgate.com) ← Microsoft Buys 37signals For $300 Million The Coming Venture Capital Boom → The World Without Altgate Posted on January 1, 2009 by fnazeeri No, this blog is not going anywhere.    I was just looking at the 2008 Google Analytics data for Altgate.    It is an amazing tool.