European Data Protection Digest

Ministers Publicly Disclose Their Assets


April 18, 2013

French President Francois Hollande ordered his administration to disclose their assets in response to public discontent over a former budget minister’s admission to concealing assets overseas, The Wall Street Journal reports. According to the declarations, the wealthiest ministers possessed assets of nearly 6 million euro. “What was…surprising was that the information itself was made public in France,” the report states. (Registration may be required to access this story.)
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