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The Most Socially Advanced Countries In The World

The Social Progress Imperative has just published the Social Progress Index (SPI), a ranking of 133 countries by their social and environmental performance. Norway was found to be the most socially advanced country in the world, followed by Sweden, Switzerland, Iceland and New Zealand. Spain ranks 20th. The SPI is distinctive for being based entirely on social …
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Emails to a young entrepreneur: keys for fast changing times by Pedro Nueno.

Overview: Entrepreneurship continues to gain attention on a world-wide basis. It is the best way to renew society and to build a strong and diversified economy. Entrepreneurs follow a process: identify an opportunity, transform it into a business, stimulate it to grow. This is easier to say than to do it but, fortunately, over the …
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Africa by Numbers 2013-14

Foreign direct investment (FDI) into Africa has increased significantly over the last decade and this trend is set to continue, but the decision on where to invest in this vast and diverse continent can prove challenging, according to Ernst & Young’s “Africa by Numbers: Assessing market attractiveness in Africa” report. The study sets out the …
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New Social Progress Index

The Social Progress Imperative has just published the Social Progress Index (SPI), a ranking of 50 countries by their social and environmental performance. Sweden was found to be the most socially advanced country in the world, followed by United Kingdom, Switzerland, Canada and Germany. Spain ranks 10th. The SPI is distinctive for being based entirely …
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