In its BERI Report 2016-I (April 2016), US-based research institute Business Environment Risk Intelligence (BERI) ranked Singapore first out of 50 major investment destinations in a ranking that assesses operations, politics and foreign exchange. With no restrictions on the repatriation of profits and the import of capital, along with the most favourable operating conditions and strong diplomatic ties, Singapore’s stable political and economic climate creates an ideal environment to invest in.
Source: BERI Report 2016-I (April 2016)
The POR is based on a combined score of the +5 years ratings derived by adding the
1) Operations Risk Index (ORI)
2) Political Risk Index (PRI)
3) Remittance and Repatriation Factor (R Factor) and dividing by three.