OLAF/14/1  29-04-2014 - OLAF in 2013: higher volume of investigative work, shorter duration of investigations, more results for EU taxpayers 
Anti-fraud office - 29 April 2014 In 2013, the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) succeeded in stepping up the fight against fraud across Europe. Citizens and institutions reported more information of potential investigative interest than ever before.
OLAF/13/2  23-05-2013 - OLAF Report 2012 New investigative procedures make OLAF more efficient 
Anti-fraud office - 23 May 2013 The thirteenth European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) Report, published today, presents OLAF's activities in 2012. During the year, OLAF has reinforced its investigative function and achieved significant results. OLAF investigations have become more efficient and the overall average duration of OLAF cases has decreased by seven months, from...
OLAF/13/1  11-03-2013 - TOUGH SENTENCE FOR CIGARETTE GANG LEADER IN GERMAN COURT 
Anti-fraud office - Brussels, 11 March 2013 A German-Russian criminal was sentenced on March 11 to 9 years imprisonment by the Criminal Court Berlin-Moabit in Germany, following a complex international investigation co-ordinated by OLAF. The investigation involved authorities in Germany, Poland, Belgium, Latvia, Estonia and Switzerland as well as OLAF.
OLAF/12/6  10-12-2012 - OLAF strengthens cooperation with Bangladeshi Export Promotion Bureau 
Anti-fraud office - Brussels, 10 December 2012 Enhanced operational cooperation is at the centre of a new “Memorandum of understanding on administrative cooperation between OLAF and EPB” signed on 7 December in Brussels between the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) and the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) of Bangladesh.
OLAF/12/4  03-07-2012 - OLAF Annual Report 2011 - OLAF investigations resulted in €691 million recovered to EU budget and 511 years' of prison sentences 
Anti-fraud office - Brussels, 3 July 2012 The Annual Report of the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF), published today, summarises OLAF's achievements in 2011. OLAF handled 463 cases in 2011. The results of OLAF's investigations led to the recovery of €691 million and a cumulative 511 years of prison sentences being issued by Member...
OLAF/12/3  29-06-2012 - Successful court ruling of OLAF corruption case 
Anti-fraud office - Brussels 28 June 2012 A former European Commission official was today sentenced by a criminal court in Brussels to 40 months’ imprisonment and €50 000 in fines for leaking confidential information to private companies in exchange for payments. Two of these companies were each fined €500 000.
OLAF/12/2  19-04-2012 - Investigation of fraudulent Chinese imports results in 9 million euros of recovered duties 
Anti-fraud office - olaf/12/02 Brussels 19 April 201 2 A network of companies fraudulently importing Chinese tube and pipe fittings via several countries in South East Asia to evade high EU customs duties was discovered in investigations carried out by the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) and authorities in several EU Member States, in...
OLAF/12/1  01-02-2012 - OLAF launches new organisation to sharpen its focus and cut the duration of investigations 
Anti-fraud office - Brussels, 1st February 2012 The European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) has today introduced important changes to its organisation and working methods. These changes are the result of an internal review launched in March 2011 by OLAF Director-General Giovanni Kessler who took office on 14 February 2011.
OLAF/11/18  16-12-2011 - EU-China cigarette conference in Beijing 14-16 December OLAF and Chinese authorities join forces to fight cigarette smuggling from Asia 
Anti-fraud office - Beijing, 16 December 2011 Operational cooperation was the focus of the cigarette smuggling conference which ended today in Beijing. It was hosted by the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) and attended by the Chinese authorities involved in controls and investigations into the manufacturing and smuggling of cigarettes.
OLAF/11/17  05-12-2011 - 2nd International Conference on the Protection of the Euro against counterfeiting (2011 Euro Conference) 
Anti-fraud office - The Hague, 2 December 2011 The European Commission/OLAF, the European Central Bank and Europol1 jointly organised the 2nd International Conference of the Euro against counterfeiting (2011 Euro Conference). The Conference was hosted at Europol’s new headquarters in The Hague from 23 to 25 November 2011 with the aim of deepening...