2014-02-05By seizing criminals' assets, countries in the region hope to prevent corruption and crime.
2014-01-30The former chairman of Hellenic Postbank and other executives and businessmen are among 29 people charged in a loan scheme worth about 500 million euros.
2014-01-30The European Union's executive arm is voicing concerns about Romanian politicians' opposition to anti-corruption measures.
2014-01-17Bulgaria registered the highest improvement in freedom from corruption, though reforms are still necessary to increase transparency and establish a real competitive market environment.
2013-12-30Southeast Europe needs to strengthen anti-corruption efforts to reach progress in EU integration process, officials and analysts say.
2013-12-04Corruption in Bosnia and Herzegovina hurts the business climate and deters both local and foreign investment, officials say.
2013-11-15BiH should take more sufficient steps to fight high-level corruption, the EU says.
2013-09-18Strengthening the role of the parliament and MPs, and motivating citizens to take a part in the fight against corruption are the main goals of a new anti-corruption organisation in Serbia.
2013-08-02Experts said the website will increase citizen participation in determining municipal budgetary priorities.
2013-07-31The new office will focus on anti-corruption efforts at all levels and is a crucial component of the country's EU accession efforts.
2013-06-18The country is making headway in its anti-corruption efforts, but critics say more must be done.
2013-01-22Macedonia may create a model system to promote integrity through an exchange of information from anti-corruption agencies.
2013-01-17Fraud is alleged in the handling of missing money.
2012-12-31The December arrest could signal a new stance in Athens on fighting corruption.
2012-12-13Serbian police arrested one of the wealthiest people in Serbia, Miroslav Miskovic, on suspicion of manipulation during the privatisation of road companies.
2012-11-16Two Greek-language websites aim to pinpoint the methods, locations and sectors comprising bribery in the country.
2012-11-15The state makes reforms to the Serbia Anti-Corruption Agency after allegations of wrongdoing were leveled at its director.
2012-10-03Nothing will change in the fight against corruption in Southeast European countries unless the arrests and indictments of corrupt officials are followed by trials, convictions and verdicts, analysts say.
2012-09-14The recent arrests could assist in implementing the rule of law in Kosovo, one analyst said.
2012-02-18The German car manufacturer said it will not deal with the Kosovo government through contractors.
Child beggars on the streets are a global phenomenon, but experts and NGOs in Southeast Europe are urging governments to take action.