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The future of a planned multimillion-euro oil and gas terminal in Albania is now in doubt as the owners, high-profile Balkan businessmen Vojin Lazarevic and Damir Fazlic, face multiple debt recovery and repossession orders.

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Controversial Bosnian businessman Damir Fazlic, a fixer with powerful friends in Washington DC and the Balkans, requested $1m ‘investment’ for Albania’s Democratic Party in order to secure a lucrative telecoms contract, allege his former US-based business partners.

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BIRN can reveal that the competition authority is probing claims that Albania’s power utility, OSHEE, colluded with two electricity traders - EFT A.G and GSA - to rig the outcome of import tenders.

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Bosnian fixer Damir Fazlic tackles the rumours and criminal allegations which have beset his career, reveals how he became an influential figure in the Balkans and beyond and speaks of his grandiose energy plans for the future. 

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Confidential bank files reveal how a law firm owned by the influential daughter of Albania’s former Prime Minister Sali Berisha became a gateway for major foreign investors looking for licences, permits and political support from her father's government.

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A web of secretive offshore firms link energy mogul Vojin Lazarevic and businessman Damir Fazlic to an audacious bid to transform Albania into a hub for US shale gas, BIRN can reveal.

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Former Albanian premier Sali Berisha’s decision to transform worthless marshland into prime real estate helped his family and controversial friend Damir Fazlic earn millions of euros, classified documents obtained by BIRN reveal.

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Belgrade’s state owned energy company stands accused of exploiting Serbia’s devastating floods as a cover for a costly and potentially illegal contract with a company related to energy mogul Vojin Lazarevic.

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Damir Fazlic: Controversial Deal Broker

Bosnian fixer Damir Fazlic tackles the rumours and criminal allegations which have beset his career, reveals how he became an influential figure in the Balkans and beyond and speaks of his grandiose energy plans for the future. 

Energy Sector - An Anatomy

Company Profiles

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Alpha Shpk played a pivotal role in Bosnian fixer Damir Fazlic's energy empire.

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Crown Acquisition is Bosnian businessman Damir Fazlic's main company in Tirana.

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