Surprising allies: from the Dreyfus affair to Dalligate
James Debono meets Jose Bove, the iconic Green politician known for his militancy against multinational chains and GM crops, about the reverberations of Dalligate in Maltese and...
The Dalligate boomerang returns to Barroso
MaltaToday’s leaks of the OLAF report and the Supervisory Committee’s evaluation of the Dalli investigation raises a serious political question: why were José Barroso and...
Were ‘EU funds’ a ruse for Kessler to bypass OLAF rules?

OLAF’s watchdog says the Dalli investigation was conducted on some irregular...

OLAF’s watchdog says the Dalli investigation was...

Transparency groups tell Barroso to remove Swedish Match lobbyist on ethics committee

European Ombudsman investigating Michel Petite’s reappointment to ethics committee.

European Ombudsman investigating Michel Petite’s...

Dalligate | OLAF contrived funds’ allegations to interview Zammit in Malta

Supervisory Committee report questions legality of methods used by OLAF as a pretext to come to Malta and interview Silvio Zammit.

Supervisory Committee report questions legality of methods...

MEPs: Barroso has to answer for damning OLAF investigation

Green MEPs Jose Bove and Bart Staes – ‘Malta’s honour is at stake on...

Green MEPs Jose Bove and Bart Staes – ‘Malta’s honour...

After OLAF leak, Kessler says his office’s independence is at stake

“OLAF has done a fair, thorough investigation” - OLAF director Giovanni...

“OLAF has done a fair, thorough investigation” - OLAF...

Green MEPs seek answers on Dalligate in Malta meetings

José Bové and Bart Staes to meet home affairs minister and Commissioner of...

José Bové and Bart Staes to meet home affairs minister...

European Parliament vice president calls for Kessler resignation

Othmar Karas, the European Parliament’s vice president calls for the...

Othmar Karas, the European Parliament’s vice president...

Gayle Kimberley denies suggesting Zammit multi-million bribe

Silvio Zammit defence pursues line of questioning implying Gayle Kimberley had...

Silvio Zammit defence pursues line of questioning implying...

[WATCH] Dalli says European Commission wanted to lift snus ban

Former Commissioner says EC and OLAF did not question Swedish Match’s...

Former Commissioner says EC and OLAF did not question...

[WATCH] EC confirms Barroso’s advisor first to raise alarm of Swedish Match bribe

Dalli ‘resigned for political reasons, because his position had become politically untenable’ – Commission

Dalli ‘resigned for political reasons, because his...

Dalli investigation ‘biased, partly amateurish’ – MEP rapporteur on OLAF

NGO says tobacco lobbyist is Barroso’s ‘ethics man’ who informed Commission of Silvio Zammit recording.

NGO says tobacco lobbyist is Barroso’s ‘ethics man’...

European Greens on Dalligate – Barroso must now explain

Green MEPs say collusion between Philip Morris lobbyist Michel Petite and EC...

Green MEPs say collusion between Philip Morris lobbyist...

Did Kimberley play double game, or did ‘snus’ bait Silvio Zammit to get at Dalli?

After recording Zammit on 29 March, Swedish Match’s lawyer Frederik Peyron informed Michel Petite, who contacted EC secretary-general Catherine Day

After recording Zammit on 29 March, Swedish Match’s...

Dalligate • How the story unfolded

Piecing together the interviews carried out by OLAF confirms the bizarre triangle that connects so many personages in the Dalligate affair.

Piecing together the interviews carried out by OLAF...

Giovanni Kessler - What he told the Attorney General

17 October 2012 • Kessler writes to Attorney General Peter Grech, stating...

17 October 2012 • Kessler writes to Attorney General...

Dalli: the circumstantial evidence in the OLAF report

OLAF said that at worst, Dalli had breached the Commissioners’ code of...

OLAF said that at worst, Dalli had breached the...

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