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Sarajevo Landfill Poisons Neighborhood

Reporters from the Center for Investigative Reporting in Sarajevo learned that more than 32 million KM was invested into the city landfill sanitation over two decades, but monitoring of potentially toxic materials is still only minimal. Continue reading Sarajevo Landfill Poisons Neighborhood

“No One Who Violates the Law on Conflict of Interest Faces Consequences”

Five advisers to the mayor of of the northern Bosnia town of Velika Kladuša could be in a conflict of interest because they’ve worked simultaneously for the municipality and as the heads of public companies or associations, getting more than 10,000 KM a year from the budget. Continue reading “No One Who Violates the Law on Conflict of Interest Faces Consequences”

Farmers Received Grants Based on False Appraisals

Inspectors in the Federation entity have refuted opinions on agricultural facilities by 22 construction expert witnesses because they falsely established the time of construction, and overstated property investment or the size of facilities. Some also described nonexistent facilities. Continue reading Farmers Received Grants Based on False Appraisals

Coal Mine Loses Millions in a Challenged Deal

A private Lukavac-based company signs contracts worth millions with public companies. It trades in oil, transport and construction, and it has a reputation as a successful company with tradition and experience. Continue reading Coal Mine Loses Millions in a Challenged Deal

Show Willingness and Compromise, EC Urges Bosnian Leaders

A European Commission report on Bosnia’s progress towards membership in the European Union pinpointed several areas in which the country produced no results or even regressed. Continue reading Show Willingness and Compromise, EC Urges Bosnian Leaders

Telco Bends Job Rules to Hire Favored Candidates

The last ad that went out for new executive directors in BH Telecom, one of the most profitable state-owned firms, was voided and reissued to make sure that candidates hand-picked in secret by the ruling political parties had the best shot at the jobs. Continue reading Telco Bends Job Rules to Hire Favored Candidates