Five-year low in corruption-related reports for 2020 due to drop in activities during Covid-19 pandemic: CPIB

Five-year low in corruption-related reports for 2020 due to drop in activities during Covid-19 pandemic: CPIB

22/4/2021 4:01:00 PM

Five-year low in corruption-related reports for 2020 due to drop in activities during Covid-19 pandemic: CPIB

SINGAPORE — The Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau (CPIB) received 239 corruption-related reports last year, its lowest in five years. It attributed the “significant dip” in the number of reports to the Covid-19 pandemic that led to a sharp fall in economic activity in the private sector.

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