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A weekend in Rome with Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali

Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali is living a life of luxury, flying business class and staying in sumptuous hotels. How he can afford it on his official salary is anyone’s guess. By Dragana Pećo A reporter for KRIK, the Serbian partner of the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP), spotted […]

Daily Paper Politika’s Deceiving Coverage of Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali

Serbia’s oldest newspaper Politika published a laudatory two-page spread in May about Belgrade Mayor Sinisa Mali that disclosed in fine print this was a paid advertisement. Commentators told KRIK the inconspicuous disclaimer was a violation of journalistic ethics, but Politika’s acting editor in chief disagreed. By Milica Vojinović Politika published […]

Marija Mali Talks About Her Ex-Husband’s Businesses, Off-shore; Hidden Properties and Savamala

After she divorced Belgrade’s mayor Marija Mali lost custody of her children. Her complaint of assault and battery against her former husband was rejected and she lost her job. She insists he continues to send threatening messages. In an interview with KRIK which she regards as a way to defend […]

Mali’s Friend Founds Offshores in Emirates

Serbian businessman Vladimir Delić, who was involved in the 2004 privatization of a railroad parts company along with Belgrade Mayor Siniša Mali and his father, has opened an offshore company in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Delić, who left Serbia in 2009, used a UAE company to buy an international […]

Pro-Government Tabloid Launched Another Media Attack Against KRIK

On Monday portal KRIK published a story about Predrag Mali, brother of Serbian Finance Minister Sinisa Mali, in which we proved that he has been using apartment and a car owned by „Millennium team“, a private company engaged in numerous state-funded projects. On the same day pro-government tabloid „Serbian Telegraph“ […]

Serbian President’s Brother Met With Infamous Criminal

By Stevan Dojčinović and Bojana Pavlović One day four years ago, in a traditional restaurant on Serbia’s Kopaonik mountain, two influential men held a meeting. One was from the world of politics, the other from organized crime. Photographs obtained by KRIK, OCCRP’s member center in Serbia, set the scene: Andrej […]

Court: Serbian Minister Must Return Illegally Acquired Land

The Appellate Court in Belgrade upheld a verdict ordering former mayor and current Minister of Finance Sinisa Mali to return illegally acquired land back to the government.  By Katarina Sabadoš, OCCRP In 2017, a commercial court ruled that the contract under which Mali acquired the land through the company Compost […]

The Mayor of Belgrade’s Multiplying Bank Accounts

Written by Stevan Dojčinović, Dragana Pećo, Atanas Tchobanov  Most of us may need one or two bank accounts. But Sinisa Mali, the mayor of Belgrade, appears to have had control over 45, according to a report obtained by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) and Serbian investigative journalism […]

Land Illegally acquired by Belgrade Mayor returned to state

A Serbian court ruled that ten hectares of land illegally acquired by Belgrade’s mayor and his father 12 years ago must be returned to the state, KRIK reported Monday. The ruling is not final and may be appealed By:Bojana Pavlović, Nataša Marković The affair came to light two years ago when the […]

KRIK and OCCRP were named finalists of the 2016 Tom Renner Award

Crime and Corruption Reporting Network – KRIK and Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project – OCCRP were named finalists of the 2016 Tom Renner Award. The Panama Papers project in which KRIK and OCCRP cooperated won two categories of the 2016 Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE) Award.  IRE recognized KRIK, assisted by […]