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Libya Gains one place in Transparency Ranking

By John Lee. Transparency International has said that Libya’s ranking has risen one place its global Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). From a total of 180 countries, Libya came in at number 170; last year’s position was 171 out of 180 countries. This result puts it on equal ranking with Burundi, behind countries such as Iraq […]

Libya Falls in Transparency Ranking

By John Lee. Transparency International has said that Libya’s ranking has fallen one place its global Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). From a total of 180 countries, Libya came in at number 171; last year’s position was 170 out of 176 countries. This result puts it ahead of countries such as Afghanistan, Sudan, and Somalia (which […]

Corruption, Crime and Complacency in Libya

“Corruption is the scourge of countries trying to lift themselves out of poverty,” says the British Ambassador to Libya, Peter Millett, in his latest blog. “It holds back investment that can create jobs. And it holds back the development of institutions in which the voice of the people can thrive. Libya was rated 170th out […]

No Improvement in Libya’s Transparency Ranking

By John Lee. Transparency International has said that Libya’s ranking has remained static in its global Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). From at total of 167 countries, Libya came in at number 161, tying with Iraq; last year’s position was 161 out of 175 countries. This result puts it ahead of countries such as Afghanistan, North […]

Libya Improves Transparency Ranking (Slightly)

Transparency International has said that Libya has risen slightly in its global Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). From at total of 175 countries, Libya came in at number 166, slightly better than last year’s position of 172. This result puts it ahead of countries such as Iraq, Turkmenistan, and Somalia (which came last), and just behind […]

Libya Falls Sharply in Corruption Perceptions Index

Transparency International has said that Libya has fallen 12 places in its global Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). From at total of 177 countries, Libya came in at number 172, putting it in 6th-last position. This result puts it ahead of countries such as Sudan, South Sudan, and Somalia (which came last), and just behind Iraq, […]