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Bosnia could stay without gas due to Energoinvest debt. BiH can count on the support of Turkey. Boss caught for 150 million euro fraud.
Due to verdicts of London and Zagreb courts, Bosnian company Energoinvest has to pay 8,5 million US dollar debt, dating from before the 1992-95 war, to company Sinochem International. Sinochem told Dnevni avaz daily that if the Bosnian company soon does not pay the debt, they would have to block the complete transfer of gas to Bosnia which comes there via Hungary.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is coming to Sarajevo to receive the award with the name of Isa-bay Ishakovic, the founder of Sarajevo. Erdogan said that Turkey will do all it can to contribute that the Balkans is the most developed region in Europe.
Anes Sadikovic, uncrowned kind of Chinese products in Bosnia, and seven of his relatives were arrested yesterday. Sadikovic and his cousins in the last six years imported Chinese products worth billions of marks but by machinations with customs defrauded the state for 150 million euro.
Balkan Insight has not verified the facts in the original press reports and cannot vouch for their accuracy.
Donors spent hundreds of thousands of euro building a new museum in Gjirokastra - but the results were questionable and it ultimately closed over an ideological dispute.