Category: Research

Over 15 million euros paid after court orders for land expropriation for the highway Kichevo – Ohrid, of which 5 million euros for costs

Author: Sashe Dimovski A resident of a village of Ohrid, who was deprived of 4 square meters of land for the construction of the road Kichevo-Ohrid, remained dissatisfied with the offer of the state to pay him 550 denars per square meter and asked the court to determine the real price. An expert was hired, who estimated that the property was worth 20 euros, twice as much as what...

Alternating nationality for a job position

Author: Vesna Ivanovska-Ilievska For over 20 years, she has been exploring the archeological sites in the country, and yet she does not have a single day of work recorded in her years of service. In cold weather, under the hot sun, at underwater sites, archaeologist Valentina Todoroska has been a regular member of archeological teams in Macedonia and the region. She has collaborated with almost every museum in the...

The problem called Rusino: The garbage is being dumped and burnt, the solution is still on paper

author: Dejan Angelovski             Illegal wasteland Rusino is located above the city of Gostivar, in Banjicko Pole, whereas the river Sushicka is watering Banjicko pole and flows into the river of Vardar. Many citizens of Gostivar have pictured this location as a place for relaxation, but, instead, Rusino got the repution of a wasteland, which according to the last data has expanded up to 120.000 square meters up to...

Municipalities are sinking in debt – Tetovo, Ohrid and Karposh at the top of the list

authors: Aneta Dodevska and Ruzica Fotinovska The debts of the municipalities in the country are growing. As much as 70 out of a total of 80 municipalities in the country reported overdue and unpaid obligations on various grounds. This means that 87.5% of all municipalities in the country face financial problems for regular servicing of the municipalities. In the third quarter of the year, the overdue and unpaid obligations...

The owners of 408 companies are “hidden” in 28 offshore countries (Part One)

Author: Vlatko STOJANOVSKI Over 400 companies registered in the country are fully or partially owned by other companies, headquartered in foreign countries that are known as specific jurisdictions, or offshore zones. As part of the research that we made, we found 408 legal entities in the Macedonian trade register, whose owners are not actually individuals, but other companies located in 28 foreign countries that are considered ас offshore areas....

The incredible road of Samsonenko’s and Kamcev’s friend to electoral billboard busines

Saska Cvetkovska   Early elections have finished, but still, the reminder of the fierce campaign days can still be seen in the big number of billboards that have not yet found new tenants. A lot is said in the public about the party expenses for media campaigns and propaganda. For the public especially attractive are the millions of state money that go on media accounts, followed by accusations for...

Party leaders’ property: Zaev the richest, Mickovski second, Sela and Ahmeti “lighter” than them

SDSM party leader Zaev has declared property worth 729,231 thousand Euros, but in his name he owns only a claim on the basis of a loan of nearly 70 thousand Euros. Right behind him is the leader of the opposition VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickovski, with property amounting to about 553 thousand Euros. Ziadin Sela (Coalition AZA and Alternative) has property of 192 thousand Euros and Ali Ahmeti (DUI) of 134...

What do the holders of the third constituency own?

Authors: Angela Rajchevska and Bjanka Stankovikj SDSM Secretary General Ljupco Nikolovski and VMRO-DPMNE Undersecretary Igor Janushev are the locomotives of their parties to win as many seats in the Assembly as possible in the early parliamentary elections expected to be held this summer. Bekim Neziri from DUI and Bekim Tateshi from the AA-Alternative coalition are expected to be side players due to the small chances for their parties to...