According to CEOWORLD magazine’s annual ranking, which is based on perceived strength and influence, the US maintained its position as the world’s most powerful nation for 2021, which is not surprising.
The report describes the United States as “the world’s most dominant economic and military power.”
The US also has a significant cultural impact on the world because of how its popular culture is expressed in music, movies, books, and TV shows.
The list of the 20 most powerful countries in the world included two Arab countries, as Saudi Arabia ranked 11th, and the UAE ranked 14th.
While some see power as revolving around a nation’s political prowess, others refer to a strong military and defense system.
However, the most powerful countries around the world according to CEOWorld Magazine 2021 are those that constantly shape global economic policies and dominate the world.
It has developed 7 characteristics of the most powerful states: political stability, economic influence, defense budget, state weapons, global alliances, soft power, and military power.
China and Russia came in second and third, while India, France, and Germany were next on the list.
The United Kingdom is two places behind Germany, behind Japan in eighth place, and ahead of South Korea in ninth place.
Egypt ranked 27 globally and fourth in the Arab world, while Qatar ranked 21 globally.