President Radev meets with US Treasury Department Senior Assistant Deputy Secretary Ahern and Ambassador Mustafa – Novinite.com
Speaking in a meeting here Wednesday with the we The Deputy Principal Under-Secretary of the Treasury Department, Paul Ahern, also attended by the we Ambassador to Bulgaria Herro Mustafa, President Rumen Radev stated that achieving effective results in the fight against corruption requires a concerted effort on the part of partner countries, Radevreported the press secretary.
The President underlined that the Bulgarian society is at an important moment of its development and that the citizens expect a lot to regain their confidence in the state and more transparency from the institutions.
“That is why we want people who hold important positions in the government of the country to be open, as well as all magistrates. To have transparency regarding their bank accounts and their property, whether in Bulgaria or abroad. ‘foreigner”, Rumen Radev stress.
He said investing in transparency and fighting corruption protects not only national security, but also economic interests and civil liberties. Restoring the business environment in Bulgaria also depends on decisive steps in this direction, according to the statement.
A common position was expressed on the need for an even more active partnership between Bulgaria and the United States in the fight against organized crime and corruption and in strengthening the rule of law.