Government dignitaries, business experts and leading academics from Saudi Arabia and abroad are taking part in the ninth annual Global Competitiveness Forum, which will conclude today (January 26) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
UAE has been ranked among the top 25 countries in the world for health standards, cleanliness, cultural resources and affordability in the World Economic Forum’s 2015 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index.
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Bahrain is ranked the 44th most competitive nation globally, according to the World Economic Forum's 2014-15 Global Competitiveness Report.
Switzerland has topped the Global Competitiveness Index again this year, keeping its f
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has advanced seven places in the overall competitiveness of its economy within just one year, becoming the 12th most competitive nation globally, according to the 2014-15 Global Competitiveness Report.
Qatar and Norway, both blessed with energy bonanzas that have pushed their GDP above $100,000 per head, lead the world in macroeconomic stability, an annual survey by the World Economic Forum said on Wednesday.
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International and local experts will examine factors enabling competitiveness of nations and businesses at a forum in Riyadh.
The Global Competitiveness Forum (GCF), under the theme ‘Building Competitive Partnerships,' w
While narrow measures of competitiveness do provide some useful insights into imbalances in the global economy, a broader vision of competitiveness is needed if the concept is to remain useful for investors, said an industry expert.
Qatar topped the Middle East and North Africa region in a major competitiveness ranking, while the United Arab Emirates entered the top 20 of the list for the first time.
The 2013-14 Global Competitivenes
The UAE is the top performer in travel and tourism competitiveness in the Mena region, followed by Qatar, according to a report released by the World Economic Forum.
The UAE – ranked 28th in the global Index – continue