Australia- One of the most trusted countries to do business with
Australia is the third most trusted place in the world to do business– rating above the US and Britain, according to research.
The Dun and Brad Street Asia Pacific Risk Index showed the Lucky Country was also seen as the least risky country in the Asia-Pacific region followed by Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore.
On a global scale, Australia was the only country in the Asia- Pacific region to rate in the top 10 most trusted.
Confidence in the US and Britain had taken a severe hit due to the credit crunch and worsening economic environment, with the big two ranking 14th and 15th respectively.
(Article from Wealth Creator May/June 2008)