UAE Is Ranked the World's Second Safest Country

With the ongoing pandemic turning the world upside down, the previous list of the world's safest countries by Global Finance magazine has been entirely reshuffled – but it's not all bleak. In fact, on a list of 134 countries, the UAE ranks second! As for the safest country in the world?
Iceland, which probably took no one by surprise.

The NYC-based financial magazine took three key aspects into account for its safety index: war and peace, personal security, and natural disaster risk (including the unique risk factors stemming from COVID-19). Elsewhere in the top ten are Qatar, Singapore, and Canada as well as Scandinavian countries such as Denmark and Norway.

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