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Jordan ranks least risky Arab country for bribery

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AMMAN — Jordan ranked first among Arab countries in terms of lowest risk of bribery in the Trace Bribery Risk Matrix 2022, which was issued by Trace International, a non-profit international business association dedicated to anti-bribery, compliance, and good governance, Al-Mamlaka TV said.اضافة اعلان

The matrix measures business bribery risk in 194 jurisdictions, territories, and autonomous and semi-autonomous regions across four axes: business interactions with government, anti-bribery deterrence and enforcement, government and civil service transparency, and capacity for civil society oversight.

According to data for the current year, North Korea, Turkmenistan, Equatorial Guinea, Syria, and Venezuela have the highest risks of commercial bribery, while Norway, New Zealand, Sweden, Switzerland, and Denmark have the lowest risk globally.

Of all Arab countries, Jordan ranked first, with the lowest risk of bribery in the Arab world. The Kingdom ranked 65th overall. 


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