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Day: December 3, 2014


Bangladesh 14th most corrupt country

Failure to fulfil promises to curb corruption brings it 2 notches down In a slide of performance, Bangladesh has been ranked 14th in the global graft index, according to a Transparency International report. The country scored only 25 out of 100 points, Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) said while unveiling its in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) for 2014 at a press conference at Jatiya Press Club in Dhaka today. Last year, Bangladesh was ranked 16 on the index. North Korea and Somalia jointly ranked top corrupt countries scoring eight points, according to the report of the Berlin-based corruption monitor. Denmark appeared as the least corrupt country, scoring 92, followed by New Zealand and Finland, which scored 91 and 89 respectively. In the list...