In Kazakhstan, trials are held over the former top manager of BTA Bank Zhaksylyk Zharimbetov. He is suspected of embezzlement from the bank as part of a criminal group led by Mukhtar Ablyazov. The total damage to the bank exceeds $ 12 billion.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban promised to respect EU law after EPP leadership told him today (29 April) that his attempts to close the Central European University and his campaign against Brussels were “unacceptable”.
The day on which Boiko Borissov will become Bulgaria’s Prime Minister for a third time began with a brief ceremony at the Presidency, at which the GERB party leader presented to the head of state the cabinet proposed to be voted into office by the National Assembly later on May 4.