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Investors Iraq News
02-27-2018, 11:21 PM
By John Lee.
Transparency International has said that Iraq’s ranking has fallen three places its global Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI).
From a total of 180 countries, Iraq came in at number 169; last year’s position was 166 out of 176 countries.
This result puts it behind countries such as Turkmenistan, Angola and Eritrea, and just ahead of North Korea, Guinea-Bissau, and Equatorial Guinea.
New Zealand beat Denmark to first place.
Libya (http://www.libya-businessnews.com/) was ranked in 171st place, with Iran (http://www.iran-bn.com/) in 130th.
The Corruption Perceptions Index ranks countries and territories by their perceived levels of public sector corruption according to experts and businesspeople.
More here. (https://www.transparency.org/news/feature/corruption_perceptions_index_2017)

Source: Iraq-BusinessNews.com. (http://www.iraq-businessnews.com/2018/02/28/iraq-falls-in-transparency-ranking/)

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