Posted: Jul 23, 2012 9:13 AM
Updated: Jul 23, 2012 9:13 AM
Source: Associated Press
BATON ROUGE - Business Facilities magazine has raised its ranking for Louisiana as a place to do business.
The trade publication placed the state fifth in its top 10 list.
A year ago, Louisiana was ranked seventh.
The ranking represents measures of the state's climate for investment and job creation.
The magazine praised Louisiana's workforce training programs and state-sponsored business incentives.