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2727372 - Predelivered content for regions is changed


It is unclear, when and how the predelivered content for regions is changed. In the system it is not possible to determine the changes to this content.


SAP Business ByDesign; Cloud for Customer

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Business Configuration workcenter
  2. Select Overview view
  3. Search for Regions Activity


The pre-delivered content for the regions in SAP BusinessByDesign and Cloud for Customer follows the standard ISO 3166-2 (deviations for some countries exist). Therefore, the content is updated, once the standard is updated by ISO and published with the next product release.


The current content is listed in the attached EXCEL list. The chronological changes are listed below.

Change History:
30.11.2018 ISO Newsletter 26.11.2018

Country Region Change Attribute Old Value New Value
BS NP Change Obsolete X
CL NB New Ñuble
KZ SHY New Shymkent
SL NW New North Western
KH 18 Update Description Krong Preah Sihanouk Preah Sihanouk
KH 23 Update Description Krong Kaeb Kaeb
KH 24 Update Description Krong Pailin Pailin
KZ YUZ Update Description South-Kazakhstan reg Turkistan Region
TL OE Update Description Oecussi-Ambeno Oecusi-Ambeno
TL LA Update Description Lautém Lautein
NO 16 Update Obsolete X
NO 17 Update Obsolete X
NO 23 New Trøndelag



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