Includes license requirements for key professional services that are open to U.S. service providers.
Last Published: 10/31/2017

The Law on Licensing Certain Types of Activities lists the kinds of businesses that are subject to licensing and governs the licensing process. The law lists 44 activities. There is no comprehensive licensing agency; licenses should be obtained from the relevant authorized government agencies. Licenses are generally not issued for less than three years.

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