Singaporean Passport “Most Powerful in the World”

The Passport Index Global Passport Power Rank has released their 2017 listing of nations passports ranked by their visa-free score. The Index ranks national passports by the cross-border access they bring, assigning a “visa-free score” according to the number of countries a passport holder can visit visa-free or with visa on arrival.

Singapore has come in at #1 for the first time with a score of 159.

Other Asian countries in the top 20 are South Korea, Japan, and Malaysia.