Qatargate six months on: lots of talk, little action

Analysis by Transparency International EU (TI EU) shows almost none of the reforms promised in the wake of the most egregious corruption scandal to hit the European Parliament have been implemented. The full analysis is available as a PDF file here....

European Anti-SLAPP Directive under threat 

The letter below was sent to the Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Sweden to the EU, on 9th March 2023 by members of the Coalition Against SLAPPS in Europe (CASE) Coalition. Dear Mr Lars Danielsson, We are writing as representatives of the...

There’s no such thing as a free business class lunch

Last week it was revealed that Henrik Hololei, Director-General of the European Commission’s DG MOVE, had enjoyed nine free business class trips on Qatar Airways between 2015 and 2021. Six of these free flights occurred while the EU was...