Tag: bekteshi
Economy 02.10.19 | 13:59

Economy Minister Bekteshi signs order to rescind the Ilovica copper mine permit

Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi signed a proposal to revoke the right of the Canadian Euromax Resources company to open the large Ilovica copper mine near Strumica. Bekteshi’s decision will now be sent to the Government for approval. The move comes after a Committee set up by the Ministry rejected...

Macedonia 28.05.19 | 18:09

Zaev and Ahmeti will discuss the purge this week, Deskoska, Sugareski and Ademi likely to go

Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi, who comes from the DUI party, announced a meeting of Zoran Zaev and Ali Ahmeti for this week, when the two will discuss the expected changes to the Government. Zaev began the promised purge by dismissing about a 100 SDSM party officials, including six deputy leaders,...

Macedonia 10.05.19 | 18:35

Economy Minister off the hook in case of nepotistic hiring – sister in law is not considered a close enough relation to warrant an investigation

The Anti-Corruption Commission said it will not begin an investigation into Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi, who is suspected of influencing the hiring of his sister in law in the state run ELEM energy company. According to the Commission, this case of nepotism will not be investigated because sister...

Economy 23.01.19 | 12:39

One of Zaev’s richest ministers rudely rebuffs seller who complains about new fees, regulation

One of the richest men in Zaev’s Government, Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi, rudely told off a farmers market seller who complained that she and her colleagues are poor and can’t afford the new fees and regulation imposed on them. Please don’t manipulate us. We are poor, the woman...