Singapore ranks below Malaysia and Hong Kong in illicit trade prevention, Singapore News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – While Singapore is ranked above most of its South-east Asian counterparts in a new index on preventing illicit trade, it is still behind economies such as Malaysia and Hong Kong.

Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong topped the list, which was created by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). Called the Illicit Trade Environment Index, it measured 17 economies in the Asia-Pacific region.

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