Latest Stories

Below you will find a selection of stories which feature the work of LobbyFacts. Do send other links to us via the contact page.

Fish

Fishy business: A revolving door case in the French tuna industry

2022-11-16

Story from Corporate Europe Observatory: In the face of biodiversity collapse and climate breakdown, it is imperative that EU fisheries policy prioritises the public interest and sustainability over industry profits. A recent revolving doors case threatens this. As a result, NGOs have made a complaint to the EU lobby transparency register.

Pesticides

EU lobby profile: Syngenta

2022-10-20

Story from Corporate Europe Observatory: As agrichemical giant Syngenta hits the news on its extremely toxic herbicide Paraquat, Corporate Europe Observatory reveals the company’s years of lobbying in Europe on behalf of its toxic trade, which involves everything from exporting chemicals banned in the EU, to its defence of bee-killing neonicotinoids, to its all out war on the new Farm to Fork strategy to cut pesticide use by half.

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Lobiranje big techa u EU sve veće, ali ne i transparentnije

2022-10-08

Story from Mreza, Hungary: U proteklih sedam godina tvrtke u Bruxellesu ponovno su znatno povećale svoje izdatke za lobiranje, navodi Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO). CEO prati službene podatke Registra transparentnosti EU o lobiranju u institucijama Europske unije te ih analizira prema podacima o troškovima za lobiranje, broju lobista… Podaci i analize objavljuju se na portalu LobbyFacts od 2014. godine.

Google

Big Tech now edges out Big Energy in EU lobbying

2022-09-22

Opinion piece on EUObserver: Brand new analysis by EU lobby data website LobbyFacts has revealed that the companies with the highest-declared lobby budgets have increased their spending by a third since 2015.

EU lobby

Grote bedrijven spenderen steeds meer aan beïnvloeding Europees beleid

2022-09-21

Story from MO.be: Grote bedrijven die actief zijn in de Europese Unie spenderen tot een derde meer aan lobbyen dan zeven jaar geleden. Dat blijkt uit nieuwe cijfers van lobbywaakhond Corporate Europe Observatory.

LF Top 10 DE

LobbyFacts: Unternehmen geben immer mehr Geld für Lobbyarbeit in Brüssel aus

2022-09-20

Story from LobbyControl: Recherche-Portal LobbyFacts ermöglicht noch bessere Recherchen der Daten im EU-Transparenzregister