Sixth meeting of Ethics and Integrity Network was held in Vilnius
6th Meeting of Ethics and Integrity Network, organised in co-operation with the Special Investigation Service took place in Vilnius, from 8 to 9 July.
STT was paid a visit by delegation of the Latvian Parliament
2014 06 10 Today, the Special Investigation Service received a visit of Members of Parliament of the Republic of Latvia – Mr Aleksejs Loskutovs, head of the delegation, Mr Ivans Klementjevs and Mr Gunars Rusinš, members of Corruption Prevention Subcommittee of the Defence, Internal Affairs and Corruption Prevention Committee and Ms Margita Markevica, advisor to the Subcommittee.
OLAF in 2013: higher volume of investigative work, shorter duration of investigations, more results for EU taxpayers
In 2013, OLAF assisted the European Commission with the development of anti-fraud policies and legislation. The Office contributed substantial technical input for the Commission’s legislative proposal on the establishment of a European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO) of July. This initiative will help ensure that fraud against the EU budget is consistently prosecuted across Europe and that fraudsters are brought to justice.
EU Twinning project in Croatia launched
Special Investigation Service of the Republic of Lithuania together with the Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Lithuania and Central Project Management Agency (CPMA) has already started to implement the EU Twinning project „Strengthening the System of Supervision of Political Activities and Electoral Campaign Financing in the Republic of Croatia“.
Discussion on the medical practitioners’ declaration of assets
This week Special Investigation Service (STT) of the Republic of Lithuania held the discussion with the Union of Lithuanian Doctors, Lithuanian Trade Union of Health Care Employees, Ministry of Health and State Tax Inspectorate under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania on the STT’ suggestion that physicians and health care practitioners should declare their assets and publish these declarations.
A cooperation agreement with the Customs Training Centre
Today, Director of The Special Investigation Service (STT) Saulius Urbanavičius and Head of the Customs Training Centre Halina Černiauskienė signed a cooperation agreement on the training of officials.
Signed a cooperation agreement with the National Land Service
Special Investigation Service (STT) and the National Land Service under the Ministry of Agriculture or Republic of Lithuania signed a cooperation agreement to improve coordination of the investigation of criminal acts and development of corruption prevention.
STT officials have shared their experience with colleagues from Uzbekistan
Today Uzbekistan delegation visited Special Investigation Service (STT). The officials got acquainted with STT as a special anti-corruption body and spoke about corruption prevention, criminal prosecution and anti – corruption education issues.