2. The list presents an annual snapshot of the ever-changing global business landscape. The U.S. holds onto its crown as the country with the most Global 2000 companies: 564. Japan trails the U.S. with 225 companies in aggregate, despite losing the most members (26) this year.
3. n. 企业，事业，谋划，进取心
4. The ranking is in part based on how successful alumni have been in their careers, as reflected in the salary data.