SCOOP investigation: Macedonian MEP’s regional leaders in travel costs
According to the SCOOP Macedonia investigations, the highest travel expenses and the worst quality of laws in the Balkans are delivered by the Macedonian Parliament
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author: Goran Lefkov
From 2010 to 2016, only one MP was paid an average of around 40,000 Euros for travel expenses. In the same period in Slovenia, for travel and other expenses, 36,000 Euros were paid to one Member of Parliament, 19,000 Euros in Bulgaria, 14,000 Euros in Kosovo, and only 6,000 Euros in Kosovo.
These figures show that Macedonian MPs are among the highest paid in the region.
For more, sea the first part of these documentary.
(The story was is supported within the NED project “Promoting accountability through investigative reporting”)