Singapore is the 7th-least corrupt economy in the world but netizens say there’s nothing much to cheer for the achievement. According to Transparency International’s (TI) Corruption Perceptions Index released on 25 Jan, Singapore scored 84 for the year 2016. TI measures the perceived levels of public sector corruption worldwide, with country experts and business people giving their rating. The report ranked 176 economies.
Netizens who responded to Channel NewsAsia’s report of the ranking in their Facebook however felt that Singapore has nothing much to crow about for the achievement.
Facebook user Joseph Choo however chided such netizens and said they were narrow-minded.