Rabat - Morocco is the best in Africa in terms of railroad infrastructure, says the World Economic Forum in its Global Competitiveness Report (GCR).
Rabat – Morocco is the best in Africa in terms of railroad infrastructure, says the World Economic Forum in its Global Competitiveness Report (GCR).
Morocco tops the list ahead of South Africa, which ranked third, and Tunisia ranking fifth, and Algeria in ninth, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF).
In terms of the overall infrastructure quality, Morocco is ranked the best in Northern Africa, third in Africa and 6th in the Arab world.
Globally, Morocco is ranked 55th out of 144 countries for its infrastructure, ahead of Tunisia (79th), Egypt (100th), Algeria (106th), Libya (113th) and Mauritania (123rd).
In the Arab World, Morocco is ranked 6th behind the United Arab Emirates (3rd globally), Qatar (24), Saudi Arabia (30), Bahrain (31) and Oman (33).
Morocco is also ranked ahead of many emerging countries like Indonesia (56), Mexico (65), Brazil (76), India (87) and Argentina (89).
The Global Competitiveness Report 2014-2015 is an annual report evaluates the competitiveness landscape of 144 economies based on a number of pillars, including institutions, infrastructure, macroeconomic environment, health and primary education, higher education and training, goods market efficiency, labor market efficiency, financial market development, technological readiness, market size, business sophistication and innovation.
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