26-01-17: New Corruption Index out: Singapore least corrupt in region

By Anya Palm

Denmark usually tops the annual Corruption Perceptions Index, and this year is no exception. The list, which is published by world-wide anti-corruption organization Transparency International, scores and ranks 176 countries worldwide.

Asia-Pacific mainly figures in the lower part of the list, with the exception of Singapore, which ranks 7, Hong Kong at 15 and Japan at 20.