Hong Kong is the world's best place to do business, edging out the Netherlands, the U.S., the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Hong Kong is the world's best place to do business, edging out the Netherlands, the U.S., the U.K. and Australia, in that order. The Bloomberg ranking evaluated 160 markets on six factors, including the cost of setting up business, the degree of economic integration and the readiness of the local consumer base. Brazil, India and Russia were the bottom of the list.