Отъявленный мошенник становится исполнительным вице-президентом Европейской комиссии

Джон Кристмас, изгнанный из банка Parex информатор English and Latvian translations available Возможно, Кремль полагал, что он является идеальным подставным лицом благодаря своему невинному мальчишескому виду? Валдис Домбровскис занимал пост премьер-министра Латвии с 2009 по 2014 год. Решающим моментом в его карьере в …

Rūdīts blēdis kļūst par Eiropas Komisijas izpildviceprezidentu

Džons Kristmass (John Christmas), izraidītais Parex bankas bijušais darbinieks un trauksmes cēlājs English and Russian translations available Varbūt Kremlis domāja, ka viņa zēniski nevainīgais izskats būs ideāls aizsegs? Valdis Dombrovskis bija Latvijas premjerministrs laikposmā no 2009. līdz 2014. gadam. Svarīgākais …

Some important information for Brits in Berlin

Confirmed Fraudster becomes European Commission Executive Vice President

By John Christmas, exiled whistleblower from Parex Bank Latvian and Russian translations available Maybe the Kremlin thought he was a perfect front man because of his boyish innocent looks? Valdis Dombrovskis was Prime Minister of Latvia from 2009 to 2014. His defining moment …

Latvia AML Money Laundering

Latvian Narratives and the EBRD 2

John Christmas,Former Head of International Relationships Group,Parex Bank This article follows my ‘Latvian Narratives and the EBRD’ published by BRE a year ago. As the whistleblower from Parex Bank of Latvia, I had hope of a crackdown against Latvia’s notorious …

Institutionalized Money Laundering in Latvia

Institutionalized Money Laundering in Latvia

In February 2018, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) at Treasury Department declared Latvia’s ABLV bank an “institutionalized money laundering” operation where weapons dealers and corrupt politicians from former Soviet Union countries sent their money into Europe. Washington has watched illicit money …

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Europe’s Entrepreneurs are set up to fail

After speaking in Europe these last two weeks, it’s clear GDPR will set back their startup progress by several years. The countries here are so risk-averse. They’re already years behind. And now they have GDPR. It’s too bad. There are …

Glyphosate: a European scandal?

That is what the newspaper Le Monde asserts, without any question mark, on the front page of its 28 November edition, just a few hours before Member States gave a positive opinion. According to Le Monde, the scandal would have …

Nietzsche revisited

Nietzsche revisited: Glyphosate – A drop of philosophy for a change

In the 1880s, the great philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche wrote: “Our era is an era of frenzy, and for this precise reason it is not an era of passion. It heats up constantly because it feels cold – essentially, it freezes.” …

Glyphosate: the Commission, a mere secretariat!

In the European Commission, they like having the power but not the responsibility. They like pressure even less. As NGOs and certain journalists go after glyphosate, the Commission is muddling through and passing the buck to the Member States without …