Panama's Competitiveness According to World Economic Forum

The Global Competitiveness Report 2010-2011 released by the World Economic Forum (WEF) ranks Panama 53 out of a total of 139 countries.

Thursday, September 9, 2010


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Panama's WEF ranking has risen six places relative to 2009-2010 when it ranked 59.

Factors or pillars considered problematic to doing business in Panama are inefficient government bureaucracy, corruption, restrictive labor regulations and inadequately educated workforce.

See country report: Panamá
See: Full Ranking
See: The Global Competitiveness Report 2010-2011 (full)

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