The Prime Minister of Luxembourg Xavier Bettel has been announced the best Prime Minister in the world by the United Nations Economic & Social Council during their annual review which was published on September 19, 2016.
A Technical Committee made up of experts from reputable International Civil Service Organisations and Think Tanks adjudged Mr. Xavier Bettel as the best Prime Minister during the period under review. He has been in office since December 2013.
Many have welcomed the recognition as Luxembourg has seen rapid development since he assumed office.
The outcome of the report which was based on the Political, Economic and Social indexes of the country and the PM tops the list. World leaders acknowledge the reports, opposition parties still object to it as they criticize every move by the government.
“I am very honored with such a prestigious recognition. I believe this feat has been achieved through hard work and transparency of my government. I thank the good people of Luxembourg for creating the enabling environment for me to perform my duties creditably as their President”. – Mr. Xavier Bettel said.