All have some way to go to catch Hong Kong, the world's freest
economy, according to the report, after it retained its top spot from last year with a score of 89.
But it's enough to make us 47 th freest
economy in the world -- right up there in the top 50.
Although Lebanon is home to the freest
and most diverse media in the Arab world, its newspapers, news websites and television channels regularly play into the country's deep-seated political and sectarian schisms, the International Press Institute (IPI) said in its annual World Press Freedom Review, released last week.
The EDB is working with stakeholders in both the private and public sectors in Bahrain to bring about a change process that is inextricably linked to the task of making Bahrain one of the freest
economies in the world - a place in which our businesses, our citizens and our society can thrive,' EDB chief executive Shaikh Mohammed bin Essa Al Khalifa said.
economy in the Middle East and the only country in MENA to feature in the world's top 20, Heritage Foundation/Wall Street Journal's 2009 Index of Economic Freedom (January, 2009).
states in the country are New Hampshire, Colorado, and South Dakota--all in a virtual tie for first place--according to political scientists from the University at Buffalo (N.
The sausages are made using the two freest
cuts of pork the shoulder for tenderness and the belly for taste - and are free from artificial flavours and colourings.
William Ratliff discusses what led to this turn around, ranging from cultural influences, history, religion, and much more, changing Vietnam from a communist country to one of the freest
markets on the planet.
Bahrain has been ranked as the 16th freest
economy in the world and most free in the Middle East and North Africa region in the annual Index of Economic Freedom, published by the Heritage Foundation and The Wall Street Journal.
HONG KONG - Hong Kong has been rated the freest
economy in the world for the 15th time while runner-up Singapore could take over the top spot should its government loosen financial sector regulations, according to the Index of Economic Freedom released here Tuesday.
She has since gone on to claim another gold in the women's 400m freest
We have for centuries been the freest
country in the world, and now we are actually the other way round," he said.