News reports

Transparency news reports April-June 2015

Since September 2014, the Open Government in the EU blog scans English-language online news outlets for news on EU transparency. Please find below the news digest of the second quarter of 2015. See also the news report digests for 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016,  2015 (first quarter and second half), and 2014 (last quarter).

15/04/15// TheLocal: Transparency: Spain ranks among worst in EU

21/04/15// Novinite: EC Vice President Sefcovic: EU Wants Transparency, Secure Energy Supplies

21/04/15// Euractiv: Ombudsman: EU must interrogate US over TTIP transparency

23/04/15// EUObserver: Timmermans takes swipe at MEPs on transparency

30/04/15// BBC: MEPs rebuff transparency call and boost parliament budget

30/04/15// EPHA: EU lobby transparency register: close the loopholes

06/05/15// TI: EU nstitutions’ unregulated lobbying opens door to corruption

11/05/15// AccessInfo: Over 100 NGOs urge EU Commission to make the lobby register legally binding

11/05/15// EUObserver: EU institutions use ‘data privacy’ to stymie transparency