Leon, the best city in Central America to obtain building permits


NICARAGUA BUSINESS NEWS — Looking to build? Then look to León, the city in Central America where is easiest to obtain a building permit according to the World Bank’s Doing Business 2015 Report

The reports notes Managua, Estelí and Juigalpa ranking among the top ten cities in the region.

When it comes to starting up a business, the report indicates that the one-stop office in Managua allows the simultaneous registering of a corporation and enrolling with the tax administration.

Doing Business 2015 is the 12th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it.

Overall, Nicaragua placed 119th in the “ease of doing business” ranking.

Ranked first is Singapore, last is Eritrea.

Source: El Nuevo Diario (Nicaragua); World Bank