FEAST IN TIMES OF PLAGUE How the Bulgarian Food Safety Agency gave away millions for animal carcass disposal

The Anti-Corruption Fund (ACF) has filed a report to the Public Financial Inspection Agency regarding a procurement procedure for the disposal of animal carcasses, an activity which is directly linked to public health and has serious economic implica...

Crony Capitalism and political influence threaten energy security in Bulgaria. How two Bulgarian politicians became key players in the energy sector

The management boards of state-owned power plants are often dominated by political appointees and/or private interest networks which extract public resources via dubious public procurement tenders.2 The biggest thermal power plant (TPP) in Bulgaria i...

Apartmentgate: the property deals of senior public officials

On 19 March 2019 a joint investigation of the Anti-Corruption Fund (ACF) and Radio Free Europe revealed that the chairman of parliamentary group of the ruling party GERB, Mr. Tzvetan Tzvetanov1 had acquired a luxury property at prices significantly b...