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    Moldova, Explained by ZdG. July 15, 2019.

    Moldova, Explained by ZdG. July 15, 2019.

    HAPPENING THIS WEEK Greetings from Chişinău! Here’s what’s happening this week: our feature story takes us to the village of Grozesti – the hometown of ousted oligarch Vlad Plahotniuc, to see what the local pe…
    15 July 2019
    Moldova, Explained by ZdG. July 8, 2019.

    Moldova, Explained by ZdG. July 8, 2019.

    NEWSLETTER Greetings from Chişinău! Here’s what’s happening this week: our feature story gives you the key points from the newly released Kroll-2 report. ZdG’s Politics Editor examines past attempts at politic…
    10 July 2019
    Moldova To Receive the $ 46.5 Million Tranche from the International Monetary Fund

    Moldova To Receive the $ 46.5 Million Tranche from the International Monetary Fund

    Moldova will receive 46.5 million US dollars from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in 2019. The announcement was made by Prime Minister Maia Sandu, following talks with representatives of the International…
    10 July 2019
    DOC / Kroll 2 Uncensored. What Information Was Previously Omitted

    DOC / Kroll 2 Uncensored. What Information Was Previously Omitted

    NewsMaker came into possession of the censored pages from Kroll 2. These pages comprise company, banks and person’s names, and the schemes used to launder the money. NewsMaker states that most of the cens…
    09 July 2019
    VIDEO / Civil Society Demands Prosecutor General’s Resignation, He Refuses. A Summary

    VIDEO / Civil Society Demands Prosecutor General’s Resignation, He Refuses. A Summary

    In recent years, the justice sector has resisted joining the fight against corruption, and the Prosecutor General’s Office did not succeed to carry out important investigations on the billion dollar bank…
    08 July 2019
    Kroll-2 Report: 77 Shor Group Companies Received $2.9 Billion In Loans

    Kroll-2 Report: 77 Shor Group Companies Received $2.9 Billion In Loans

    Moldova’s Parliamentary Investigation Commission has published the 154 page Kroll-2 Report on the country’s billion dollar bank fraud case. That being said, some details, such as the names of certain companies…
    07 July 2019
    DOC / Latest update: The Kroll 2 report is published

    DOC / Latest update: The Kroll 2 report is published

    The report received by the Commission and made public today, July 4, does not contain the list of persons involved in the bank fraud, but it contains details about the disappearance from the Moldovan banking sy…
    04 July 2019
    Interview with the Prime Minister of  Moldova, Maia Sandu

    Interview with the Prime Minister of Moldova, Maia Sandu

    – How expected or unexpected was June 14? What did you understand then ? – We had some hopes that something might happen in the last few days. We thought that in the last few days some MPs might bec…
    01 July 2019
    Elections in Gagauzia ATU: By 18:30, 43 025 voters turned out at the polling booths

    Elections in Gagauzia ATU: By 18:30, 43 025 voters turned out at the polling booths

    Up to 18:30, 43 025 voters were present at the polling booth, representing 39.53% of the total electorate registered in the electoral lists. The distribution of votes by areas is as follows: 19 129 voters in th…
    30 June 2019
    Moldova’s surprise vote at the Council of Europe

    Moldova’s surprise vote at the Council of Europe

    This week, the Council of Europe made some important decisions, including reinstating Russia’s voting rights and electing new leadership. The Moldovan delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of…
    27 June 2019

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