Former Romanian anti-graft chief Kövesi close to becoming EU lead prosecutor

By |september 23rd, 2019|European Prosecutor, Klaus Iohannis, Laura Codruta Kovesi, News, Viorica Dancila|

After the month-long standoff in appointing the EU’s first-ever anti-fraud prosecutor, a majority of member states last week backed making Romania’s former top anti-corruption official, despite strong headwind from her own homecountry.

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Romania’s Kovesi in pole position for European Chief Prosecutor

By |februar 6th, 2019|corruption, DNA, EPPO, European Prosecutor, Laura Codruta Kovesi, News, PSD, Romania, Tudorel Toader, USR|

Laura Codruţa Kövesi, the former chief prosecutor of Romania’s anti-corruption agency (DNA), is ranked first among three candidates shortlisted for the position of the first-ever chief prosecutor of the European Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO).

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EPP gets another top job: Finland’s Itala to head OLAF

By |junij 21st, 2018|Dalligate, EPP, European Parliament, European Prosecutor, Finland, News, OLAF, top jobs, Ville Itala|

Finland’s Ville Itälä will be the new director-general of OLAF, the EU’s anti-fraud office. He comes from the Finnish Kokoomus party, affiliated with the centre-right European Peoples’ Party (EPP) and will move to Olaf from his current post with the European Court of Auditors.

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Parliament shortlists two candidates for new OLAF chief

By |april 17th, 2018|anti-fraud, Bulgarian Presidency, European Parliament, European Prosecutor, News, OLAF|

Finland’s Ville Itälä and Bulgaria’s Ivailo Kalfin were shortlisted by the European Parliament on Monday (16 April) for the post of the new Director-General of OLAF, the EU's anti-fraud office.

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Bulgarian MEPs discuss EU’s future, dissect Juncker, Macron speeches

By |oktober 16th, 2017|Bulgarian Presidency, CCCTB, Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB), Defence policy, enhanced cooperation, EU enlargement, EU-Turkey deal, European elections, European Prosecutor, Eurozone, eurozone budget, Federalists, future of EU, News, refugee crisis, roaming, Schengen, telecommunciations, two-speed Europe, Western Balkans|

The European Movement and the Union of European Federalists held a discussion on Friday (13 October) in Sofia on the EU’s future with three prominent Bulgarian MEPs from three different political forces.

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European Union to get a single public prosecutor

By |oktober 5th, 2017|cross-border crime, EU budget, eurojust, European Parliament, European Prosecutor, europol, News, OLAF|

A Luxembourg-based chief prosecutor, first envisioned in the 2009 Lisbon Treaty, will start work next year after getting final approval from the European Parliament today.

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16 states to create EU prosecutor’s office

By |april 4th, 2017|European Prosecutor, future of EU, multi-speed EU, News|

Sixteen European Union countries including powerful Germany and France have launched plans to create an EU public prosecutor's office to combat fraud, the bloc announced yesterday (3 April).

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