Central bank governor appointed chair of ECB's audit committee

The European Central Bank (ECB) appointed Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras chairman of the European bank's Audit Committee.

Stournaras had been elected member of the ECB's Audit Committee in September 2018.

In his new capacity he replaces Ewald Nowotny, former governor of Oesterreichische Nationalbank.

Europe Inspection in Bulgaria For Financing Roads with EU Money

It will be inspected the construction of the main road network in the EU, its condition and whether the deadlines are being met.
The European Court of Auditors will check the financing of roads on EU projects, including in Bulgaria, reported NOVA TV. 

Auditors will have to determine whether the funds allocated provide better connectivity for citizens.

Prosecutor asks MPs to lift immunity of former deputy health minister

A corruption prosecutor investigating damages to Greece's main national healthcare provider EOPYY through the overpricing of certain medical procedures has asked Parliament to lift the immunity of former alternate health minister Marios Salmas, so that he can be called in for questioning.

Inspection of Contracts at Sofia Airport will be Started

The Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications Rosen Zhelyazkov ordered an audit at Sofia Airport to check the contracts for the supply of goods at the retail outlets and to analyze the receivables worth over 10,000 levs as well as the actions taken for their collection. This was reported by the department. 

Allegations against NGO rife with contradictions

The Greek Police (ELAS) recently went over the headquarters of Aspida, a private maritime security company owned by the founder of Emergency Response Center International (ERCI), with a fine-tooth comb, in a search for evidence to support allegations that members of the nonprofit organization are part of a criminal organization and aided migrant smugglers.

Rothschild resigns as financial advisor to FFG, media report says

Investment banking company Rothschild has reportedly resigned as principal financial advisor to troubled jeweller Folli Follie Group (FFG), shortly before the deadline for the publication of the forensic and financial reviews on both in the parent company and its subsidiaries, Greek news website reported on Tuesday.