Posts tagged as anti-corruption

Amid anti-corruption investigation, €1.2m deal leads to Lithuanian health minister

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

LRT Investigation Team has obtained emails showing that Lithuanian Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga personally instructed his subordinates to sign a 1.2-million-euro contract for medical training that may have been 24 times overpriced. The emails reveal that, on March 24, Veryga ordered the Centre of Excellence of Healthcare and Pharmacy Specialists (SSKC), which is part of the country’s Health Ministry, to buy online courses for medics on how to treat Covid-19…

Latvia agrees anti-corruption roadmap for next two years

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

On Tuesday, April 28, the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers supported the action plan developed by the Ministry of Justice and other responsible institutions to implement anti-bribery and anti-corruption measures recommended by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Justice Minister Jānis Bordāns highlighted that the next Prosecutor General will play an important role in implementing the recommendations of the OECD Anti-Corruption Working Group. LSM.LV