IMD: Relative competitiveness of UAE down, Qatar up in 2015
Lausanne-based business school IMD said that, in its 2015 World Competitiveness Ranking, the UAE was in 12th place overall, between Taiwan and Qatar. In the 2014 ranking, the UAE had been in eighth place. Qatar, by contrast, has risen six places and is ranked 13th overall. Malaysia is the 14th most competitive country.
Source : 27 May 2015/IMD/ Abu Dhabi/ OFF