HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Saudi Arabia
Latvia
Indices
Overall Score:
53 out of 100
Rank:
52 out of 180
Rank:
25 out of 141
Overall Score:
23 out of 100
Overall Score:
5,47 out of 10
Rank:
95 out of 116
Overall Score:
59 out of 100
Rank:
36 out of 180
Rank:
95 out of 141
Overall Score:
0,71 out of 1
Rank:
24 out of 139
Overall Score:
71 out of 150
Rank:
100 out of 136
Overall Score:
7,25 out of 10
Rank:
37 out of 114
International Cooperation
UN
G20
FATF
UN
GRECO
OECD
Saudi Arabia
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2013.
  • The review under the second cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • Holds G20 Presidency in 2020.
  • The documents adopted under Saudi Arabia’s Presidency are available here.
  • Member of the FATF since 2019.
  • Evaluation Report on compliance with the FATF recommendations is available here.
  • The Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2013.
Latvia
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 2000.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2001.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2005.
  • The fifth evaluation round is completed. The evaluation report is available here.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 2014.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 3 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • The Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2011.
Main Legislation
Saudi Arabia
  1. Law on Civil Service 01/01/1397H
    (نظام الخدمة المدنية), (Arabic);

  2. Anti-Bribery Law 29/12/1412H
    (نظام مكافحة الرشوة), (Arabic).

Latvia
  1. Criminal Law: Articles 195, 196, 198, 199, 318, 319, 320-324, 325, 326-3264
    (Krimināllikums: 195, 196, 198, 199, 318, 319, 320-324, 325, 326-3264 pants), (Latvian/English);

  2. Law on the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau
    (Korupcijas novēršanas un apkarošanas biroja likums), (Latvian/English);

  3. Law on the Prevention of Conflicts of Interest in Activities of Public Officials
    (Par interešu konflikta novēršanu valsts amatpersonu darbībā), (Latvian/English).

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Saudi Arabia
  1. Oversight and Anti-Corruption Authority
    (Nazaha) (English).

 
Latvia
  1. Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau
    (Korupcijas novēršanas un apkarošanas birojs), (Latvian/Russian/English).

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