corruption

Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges

Ukrainian judge Artur Yemelianov has acknowledged in an online declaration that he owns a Breguet watch worth nearly a third of his annual salary and keeps piles of cash. On Jan. 12 he was suspended for three months after prosecutors opened a

Ukraine News Today May 24, 2017: Twenty-three fiscal officials detained in anti-corruption raids; Ukrainian army TV releases showing aftermath of militant Grad shelling of Avdiyivka

Wave of raids across Ukraine targets former Income Ministry officials, 23 detained Twenty-three officials of the former Ministry of Income and Fees have been detained as law enforcers launch raids across Ukraine, Interior Minister Arsen Avakov and Ukraine's chief military prosecutor Anatoliy Matios said on

Russia protests: Detained opposition leader Navalny demands PM be questioned

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny says the court should be summoning PM Dmitry Medvedev for questioning, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. Thousands had protested and hundreds were arrested across the country following Mr Navalny's allegations of corruption against the prime

Breaking News: Ukraine Anti-Corruption Bureau Detains Chief Taxman Nasirov

As UNIAN reported, head of Ukraine’s State Fiscal Service Roman Nasirov was detained on Thursday evening in the course of the investigation of the so-called Onyshchenko case conducted by the National Anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU), Joinfo.com reports. "The NABU is in Feofania

The Chinese suggest Ukraine should execute corrupt officials by shooting

Zhang Zhonghua, representative of Anhui Foreign Economic Construction (Group) Co., Ltd. (AFECC) said he is convinced that without the barriers of corruption Ukraine and China could very effectively cooperate in construction, energy and agricultural sector, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Ukrainian media. According

Anti-corruption struggle in Ukraine: Agriculture ministry official caught on $150,000 bribe

The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) caught an officer of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food on a bribe of $150,000, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to press center of the SBU. "Officers of the Security Service of Ukraine in the framework of

Ukraine’s Anti-Corruption Bureau detains former head of State Food and Grain Corporation on charges of state fund embezzlement

The detainees are suspected of creating a corrupt scheme, which caused the embezzlement of about UAH 50 million in state funds, the NABU's press service said on Tuesday, Interfax-Ukraine reports. NABU detectives say that the two signed a contract on the supply

Ukrainian Parliament passed the anti-corruption bill under the IMF recommendations

236 Ukrainian MPs supported bill 4055 on amending the law on prosecution in part of the provision for transparency of organization of operation of the Anti-Corruption Prosecution Bureau The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has passed at first reading the bill on the transparency

Kremlin spokesman: Putin’s accusations of corruption – pure fiction and slander

The Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that allegations of corruption against Russian President Vladimir Putin are "pure fabrication and slander," Joinfo.ua reports with reference to TASS. “The content of BBC’s material - is pure fiction and slander, which are completely baseless," –