Informant or not? György Frunda’s Securitate files published

The long-time member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe asked for the help of the communist secret services at least once. However, the Securitate, hoping for a ‘compensation’, was not happy with the informations provided by Frunda.

György Frunda. Photo: Agerpres
György Frunda. Photo: Agerpres

Schweighofer starts operating its pine processing plant without permit

Logs, wood waste and planks cut into a given size can be found on the property of the factory, even though the Austrian investor hasn’t even required the issuance of the environmental protection permit. The testing of the equipment is … Folytatás

On the pictures taken on the 29th of April, 2015, sawdust dunes are can be easily spotted. Photo: Attila Toró
On the pictures taken on the 29th of April, 2015, sawdust dunes are can be easily spotted. Photo: Attila Toró

What happened at the Neptun meetings?

The highly controversial meetings, organized by the Project on Ethnic Relations during the early ’90s, were the first occasions when Hungarian politicians from Transylvania discussed minority issues with the representatives of the government.

A view of the villas of the Romanian government at Neptun
A view of the villas of the Romanian government at Neptun

We are launching the investigative journalism blog of Transylvania

– What do you like writing about the most? – About what is being left out of the news. – Well, that is awesome, indeed. But beware, if you have a job, you might not have it for long. This … Folytatás

The founders of Átlátszó Erdély from left to right: Zoltán Sipos, László Mihály and Egyed Ufó Zoltán with his two kids
The founders of Átlátszó Erdély from left to right: Zoltán Sipos, László Mihály and Egyed Ufó Zoltán with his two kids