Monday, September 11, 2006
Just when Latin America is waking up to the fact that China, India and Central Europe have surpassed it in the global race for investments and economic growth, they may soon have to add a new region to the list -- Africa. Only months after United Nations figures showed that Africa's economy grew faster than Latin America's last year, a new report from the World Bank shows that Africa -- while still behind in overall business friendliness -- has overtaken Latin America in a ranking of world regions that have shown the most progress in creating a good business environment. Read the full column here. Your comments?