Download AMAN Application from Apple store and Google play                                Follow us on : Twitter - Facebook - YouTube - Instagram

STATUTES GENERAL ASSEMBLY SECRETARY GENERAL CONTACTS Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram
Daily News
MedNEWS HOME
ATA - Gjipe beach, hidden gem of Albanian Riviera, ready to welcome tourists this summer
TIRANA,May24/ATA/–The Gjipe beach, regarded as a hidden gem in Albania, is absolutely one of the best beaches along the Albanian...
NNA - Covid-19: 17 nouvelles personnes testées positives
ANI–Le ministère de la Santé publique a annoncé ce dimanche dans son rapport quotidien 17 nouveaux cas confirmés de coronavirus,...
ATA - Discover Gjirokastra, city of tradition, history and culinary / Golemi to ATA: Free entry to museums for all visitors
TIRANA,May 23/ATA/-By A.Fortuzi/–Gjirokastra, a charming, ancient town perched high above the Drina Valley in southern Albania, is ready to welcome...
NNA - وزارة الصحة: 17 إصابة جديدة
وطنية - سجلت وزارة الصحة العامة 17 حالة كورونا جديدة، رفعت العدد التراكمي الى 1114 اصابة.

(مراجعة الصورة البيانية)
ATA - Renowned academician: Albania impressive results and positive example in management of pandemic
TIRANA, May 23 /ATA/ “Albania is one of positive examples in management of epidemic,” as. Prof. Arjan Durrës said.
The academician,...
NNA - مستشفى الحريري: لا حالات حرجة وإخراج حالة إلى العزل المنزلي
وطنية - أعلن مستشفى رفيق الحريري الجامعي، في تقريره اليومي عن آخر المستجدات حول فيروس كورونا Covid- 19، أن عدد الفحوصات التي أجريت داخل مختبرات المستشفى خلال ال24 ساعة المنصرمة،...
ATA - COVID-19/ Ministry of Health: 9 new cases in Tirana, Durrës and Shkodër, number of those infected goes up to 998
TIRANA, May 24 /ATA/ The Ministry of Health and Social Protection has informed that in the last 24 hours 9...
CNA - Cyprus ranks 44th in the WEO Global Competitiveness Report for 2019




CNA - CYPRUS/Nicosia - Cyprus ranked 44th in the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report for 2019, marking a marginal increase in its total score.

Singapore ranked 1st out of 141 countries, overpassing the USA which fell to No 2.

The index is organized into 12 pillars, reflecting the extent and complexity of the drivers of productivity and the competitiveness ecosystem, the report said. These are institutions, infrastructure, ICT adoption; macroeconomic stability, health, skills, product market, labour market, financial system, market size, business dynamism and innovation capability.

Cyprus ranked 44th, the same position as in last year’s report with a total score of 66.5 points, 0.8 points more compared with its previous performance.

In the pillar of institutions, Cyprus ranked 31st, marking an improvement compared with its 37th position last year, while in the pillar of infrastructure Cyprus declined to the 48th position compared with the 43rd last year, all though total score in the second pillar remained at the same levels. Cyprus marked a significant deterioration in the pillar of ICT adoption falling to the 58th position from the 33rd last year, wits its total score declining to 62 from 68.8.

In the pillar of macroeconomic stability Cyprus climbed to the 43rd spot from 63rd last year with a total score of 90 points compared to 78.9 the year before, while in health Cyprus jumped in the 13th place from 26th last year mainly owing to the introduction of the national health scheme.

In the pillar of skills, Cyprus lost gained one spot climbing in the 32th place from 33rd last year with total score marking a marginal improvement. Cyprus’ position in the pillar of product market declined in the 33rd place from 26th in last year’s report.

In labour market, Cyprus dropped to the 35th position from 28th last year with total score declining to 66.1 from 66.9 last year.

Cyprus recorded significant improvement in the pillar for the financial system, securing 76th place from 95th last year, with total score rising to 58.2 points from 53.3 in previous report.

With regard to market, size, Cyprus remained at the 110th place, the same as last year with a marginal improvement in the overall score.

According to the report, Cyprus lost three positions in the pillar of business dynamism, raking 37th while in the pillar of innovation capability Cyprus gained two positions securing the 43rd place.

CNA/GS/MK/2019
ENDS, CYPRUS NEWS AGENCY

________________________________________

Cyprus News Agency, 21 Academias Avenue, 2107 Aglantzia, Nicosia
Tel. 22556000, Fax. 22556100, email:news@cna.org.cy, website: www.cna.org.cy



Agency : CNA

Date : 2019-10-10 17:46:36







 

Copyright © Alliance of Mediterranean News Agencies 2017