Tag: Corruption

Bulgarian protesters want government out on inaction against corruption

Thousands of people turned out in the Bulgarian capital Sofia on Monday for the fifth day running to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Boyko Borissov.

Renewed call for justice 1,000 days after Caruana Galizia’s assassination

Various press freedom organisations and two European politicians have released a statement to mark the 1,000th day since investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was murdered. In their separate statements they noted, that to date justice has not been served.

Matthew Caruana Galizia dismisses calls for pardon for Fenech

Son of slain journalist has dismissed calls for Yorgen Fenech to be given pardon.

Panamanian ex-presidents banned from travel amid corruption probes

Two former presidents of Panama, have been banned from leaving the country, as they are under investigation for money laundering in separate corruption cases.

Rule of law prejudiced when corruption becomes a way of life...

"Drastic reforms are required if the country’s standing, trust, credibility and democratic credentials are to be restored," the Ombudsman said.

Watch: People are paying price for government’s corruption, Delia says

Delia noted that the money which was lost due to alleged government corruption, could have gone into assisting businesses and people during this time of need. The Opposition leader highlighted that the country was entering into an economic crisis following the coronavirus pandemic.

Defiant Netanyahu goes on trial in Israel charged with corruption

Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday became the first serving Israeli prime minister to go on trial, proclaiming his innocence in the corridor before walking into court to face charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.

‘Whoever takes no action on corruption, is corrupt himself,’ Repubblika tells...

Rule of Law NGO Repubblika has called on Prime Minister Robert Abela to act after it was revealed that a secret agreement with Steward Healthcare appears to have been signed and which seems to impose heavy burdens on the government if the hospitals concession is terminated.

Coronavirus outbreak should not be used to sweep DB scandal under...

In a statement, Repubblika questioned why Prime Minister Robert Abela has remained silent on the matter.

“The Weakest Link”

After the murder of a prominent journalist, Malta’s name has become the byword for violence and corruption.