HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Iran
Japan
Indices
Score:
25 out of 100
Rank:
149 out of 180
Score:
0,43 out of 1
Rank:
109 out of 128
Score:
69 out of 150
Rank:
95 out of 128
Overall Score:
74 out of 100
Rank:
19 out of 180
Rank:
7 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,78 out of 1
Rank:
15 out of 128
Overall Score:
62 out of 100
Overall Score:
76 out of 150
Rank:
82 out of 129
Overall Score:
8,34 out of 10
Rank:
19 out of 117
International Cooperation
UN
UN
OECD
G20
APEC
FATF
Iran
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2009.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The executive summary is available here.
Japan
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was accepted in 2017.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 1998.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 4 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • G20 Presidency in 2019.
  • The documents adopted under Japan’s Presidency are available here.
  • APEC’s member since 1989.
  • Member of the FATF since 1990.
  • Evaluation Report on compliance with the FATF recommendations is available here.
Main Legislation
Iran
  1. Penal Code of the Islamic Republic of Iran, articles 507, 539, 576, 588-596, 598, 603, 674.
    (قانون مجازات اسلامی), (Persian)(English);
  2. Law «On Increasing Penalties for the Convicted of Bribery, Embezzlement and Fraud»
    (اصلاح و تأیید موادی از لایحه تشدید مجازات مرتکبین ارتشاء اختلاس و کلاهبرداری), (Persian);
  3. Law «On Public Service»
    (قانون مدیریت خدمات کشوری), (Persian);
  4. The Punishment of Unjust and Illicit Exercise of Influence Act
    (قانون مجازات اعمال نفوذ برخلاف حق و مقررات قانونی), (Persian);
  5. The Penalizing the Disruption of the State’s Economic System Act
    (قانون مجازات اخلالگران در نظام اقتصادی کشور), (Persian);
Japan
  1. Penal Code, Chapter 25 «Crimes of Corruption» 
    (刑法 明治四十年法律第四十五号 - 第二十五章 汚職の罪 第百九十三条―第百九十八条), (Japanese/English);

  2. National Public Service Act No. 120 of October 21, 1947, along with Code of Ethics
    (国家公務員法 - 昭和二十二年法律第百二十号), (Japanese/English);

  3. National Public Service Ethics Act No. 129 of August 13, 1999
    (国家公務員倫理法 - 平成十一年法律第百二十九号), (Japanese/English);

  4. Whistleblower Protection Act No. 122 of 2004
    (公益通報者保護法 - 平成十六年法律第百二十二号), (Japanese/English);

  5. National Public Service Ethics Code, Cabinet Order No. 101 of March 28, 2000
    (国家公務員倫理規程), (Japanese/English)

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Iran
  1. Ministry of Justice of the Islamic Republic of Iran
    (وزارت دادگستری), (Persian/English);
  2. Financial Intelligence Unit, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance of the Islamic Republic of Iran
    (واحد اطلاعات مالی وزارت امور اقتصادی و دارایی), (Persian/English)
Japan
  1. Supreme Public Prosecutor’s Office of Japan
    (最高検察庁), (Japanese).

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