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17.08.2016 10:27

Official Statement regarding incident between NABU and GPO employees on August 12

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) has faced the first open unlawful confront of the other law enforcement bodies of Ukraine, being under Bureau’s investigation. In particular, on August 12 two officers of the NABU Operative and Technical Department, while being on duty, were illegally detained for 11 hours by the General Prosecutors Office (GPO) staff (Department of investigation of high-profile economic cases).


NABU first Territorial Office opens in Lviv

On August 12, 2016, the Lviv Territorial Office of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine officially started its work. Besides Lviv region, it will also work in Volyn, Zakarpattia, Chernivtsi, Ternopil, Ivano-Frankivsk, Rivne and Khmelnytsky region.

The NABU Director Artem Sytnyk along with the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor Nazar Kholodnytsky officially opened of the Territorial Office in Lviv. along.

02.08.2016 11:29

FBI conducted a training for the NABU special forces

Instructors from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation conducted a 10-days training course “Special weapon and tactics in high risk operations” for the NABU special forces. The close-up meeting, held on June 22 at the NABU, was attended by the representatives of the Law Enforcement Affairs Section of the US Embassy Kyiv, FBI instructors and the NABU top management.

02.08.2016 11:23

Onyhchenko gas case: General Prosecutor signed the notice of suspicion

On June 27 the General Prosecutor of Ukraine sighed the notice of suspicion against the Deputy of Ukraine Oleksandr Onishchenko who is considered to be the organizer of the corruption scheme of large scale state funds embezzlement while gas production and realization jointly with the PJSC “Ukrgasvydobuvannia”.

02.08.2016 11:18

Judge Buran’s case: the indictment was sent to the court

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine in agreement with the prosecutors of the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) have sent to the court the indictment against the judge of the Malynovsky district court in Odesa Oleksii Buran. He is accused of receiving an improper advantage in the amount of 500 thousand UAH (Part 4 of Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine) along with the threat to kill one of the NABU staff being on duty (Part 1 Article 345 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).

02.08.2016 11:11

50 million state fund embezzlement: NABU detains former head of the State Food and Grain Corporation

On July 26 the detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) in cooperation with the prosecutors of the Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) took into custody the former acting chairman of the board of PJSC State Food and Grain Corporation of Ukraine along with the chairman of the board of PJSC Rokytne grain enterprise.

29.06.2016 12:00

The NABU detectives detained one more participant of the gas embezzlement scheme

On Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at 10 P.M. the detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine took into custody the head of the LLC “Nadra Heotsentr” involved in the gas embezzlement scheme (joint gas production with the PJSC “Ukrgasvydobuvannia”).

26.06.2016 10:30

A. Sytnyk: Individuals from the PR “Black accountancy” list are partially identified, interrogations are in progress

«The materials of so-called Party of Regions “Black accountancy” are digitized, graphologic examination is in progress,» the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine Director Artem Sytyk stated at the Channel 5.
18.06.2016 19:30

One more member of the “Agrarian fund” sugar embezzlement was taken into custody

On June 18, 2016 upon the decision of the Solomianskyi district court of Kyiv, the business entity official, involved in more than 300 million UAH embezzlement of sugar, which was stored at the  special state budgetary institution “Agrarian fund” in Cherkasy region, was chosen a preventive measure.

16.06.2016 17:30

A. Sytnyk: We require deep reforms to reduce the corruption pressure on business

Punishing individuals will not result into significant improvement of Ukrainian  business climate especially accounting for the fact that entrepreneurs feel the corruption pressure from the state bodies. We require tax reform, acceleration of licensing procedures, transparent procurement procedures and deregulation.