Ranked on a number of attributes including adventure, citizenship, cultural influence, entrepreneurship, heritage, movers, open for business, power and quality of life, the survey was prepared by US News and World Report, the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of business, and global brand consultants BAV Consulting.

Sixty nations were measured in the 2016 Best Countries rankings report.

It was presented at the annual gathering of the powerful and famous at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

The report is based on how global perceptions define countries in terms of a number of qualitative characteristics, impressions that have the potential to drive trade, travel and investment and directly affect national economies… see more

source: khaleejtimes