Regional Outlook, Global Perspective

ASEAN+ March 7      According to the World Justice Project, Singapore has the most accessible and affordable civil justice system in Asia while Cambodia has the worst civil justice system in the region. It ranks second lowest in an index of 113 countries.  Last week, we looked at the dat... Read more...

MYANMAR By Sithu Aung Myint* Frontier Myanmar -Feb 18 The Anti-Corruption Commission appointed in 2014 had little discernable impact, but a new team under former information minister U Aung Kyi is pushing for changes to give it more bite. The disgrace of corruption was the focus of a sem... Read more...

Investvine-Feb 22: Cambodia remained the most corrupt country in Southeast Asia in the Corruption Perception Index 2017, the annual global graft ranking compiled by Transparency International, and it’s not getting better. The country dropped from rank 156 in the previous index to 161 amid 180 co... Read more...