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Magazine praises La. business climate

2 years ago Monday, July 23, 2012 7:13:02 AM CDT July 23, 2012 Monday, July 23 2012 Jul 23, 2012 in News
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.

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