Tag: corruption

Jávor heads Párbeszéd EP list

#EPelection2019 - Jávor is followed by former MP Dávid Dorosz and co-leader Tímea Szabó on the #Párbeszéd list

US Secretary of State Pompeo meets NGO leaders in Budapest

"Concerns regarding the rule of law and the situation of NGOs were highlighted at the meeting" - #MikePompeo in #Budapest, #Hungary

High-ranking officers sentenced for bribery, graft

The Military Tribunal of the Debrecen Court found the 13 officers guilty of #bribe to the tune of over EUR 632,000 #Hungary #military #court

These are the most corrupt countries in the World, Hungary got terrible place in the ranking – TI

The 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) released today by Transparency International reveals that the continued failure of most countries to significantly control corruption is contributing to a crisis of democracy around the world. “With many democratic institutions under threat across the globe – often by leaders with authoritarian or populist tendencies – we need to do more to strengthen checks and balances and protect citizens’ rights,” said Patricia Moreira, Managing Director of Transparency International. “Corruption chips away at democracy to produce a vicious cycle, where corruption undermines democratic institutions and, in turn, weak institutions are less able to control corruption.” ... Read more

Jobbik accuses government of imposing ‘comprehensive austerity package’

"The #government has been engaged in a "non-stop deceitful #propaganda #campaign" designed to portray its measures as being successful" #Jobbik #austerity

Former government representative and his conspirator are accused with bribery

They demanded 12000 euros for office administration :O #bribery #police #hungary #corruption

Anti-corruption fight successful in Hungary, says Interior Minister

"Preventive #measures are up to #standard in #international #comparison as well" #Hungary #corruption

Opposition calls for extraordinary audit on Gruevski asylum case

The #Hungarian #government denies that it played a role in Gruevski's escape from #Macedonia

Opposition parties turn to EU over Gruevski affair

"It is without precedent that a #European #Union #member #state should do this with the former politician of a candidate #country" #Hungary #Macedonia

Orbán cabinet informs Macedonia on Gruevski asylum request

An arrest warrant was issued earlier this week after #Gruevski failed to start a two-year prison sentence for #corruption #hungary #hungarian #macedonia #macedonian

Former Macedonian PM seeks political asylum in Hungary

Last week an arrest warrant was issued against him #Hungary #Macedonia

Jobbik calls for Hungary to join European prosecutor’s office

Orbán and his men steal a significant part of the EU’s funds while the Hungarian Prosecutor’s Office abets the government - #Jobbik #hungary #hungarian #politics #corruption #eppo

Opposition Párbeszéd files complaint over case of former Moscow attache

"By ending the #investigation, the prosecutor's #office stood up for a #criminal serving #Russian underworld and #secret #service interests"

Parliament suspends Fidesz MP’s immunity over fraud allegations

The #losses stemming from the #scheme are estimated at EUR 4.3m

Socialists: EU prosecutor’s office would fight Orbán regime’s worst excesses

#EU comptrollers have stated that the Hungarian system for EU tenders included serious faults

Government: Residency bond criticism down to ‘Soros’s interests’

The #government responded that it had made big #savings on #interest #payments

Opposition parties in united push for joining European prosecutor’s office

"The reason why H#ungary needed to join the# EPPO was because #European #Union #funds were being stolen by #Orbán and his circle"

Opposition Párbeszéd turns to immunity cttee over PM’s private jet trips

"There is much #confusion in #government #communication in connection with the #affair"