The ruling party VMRO – DPMNE has hired an American consulting agency “New Partners“, which according to the agreement, will promote Macedonia and the parties President and Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, writes the American weekly “PR Week“.
The weekly refers to documents published on the website of the State Agency for the registration of foreign associates at the Ministry of Justice of the United States of America (USA).
The document was registered on the 17th of December and the date on which the consultancy firm begins to work according to the documents is marked as December 1, 2015.
According to documents, the company services will cost monthly $ 54,000 US dollars.
According to “PR Week”, and the documents, the consulting agency will promote Macedonia, especially the role of the Prime Minister and VMRO-DPMNE leader Nikola Gruevski during the refugee crisis.
The agency also needs to provide services that will open access to the Western media, such as writing a weekly column, they will be writing opinions and statements.
The documents say the contact person from the ruling party is MP Aleksandar Nikolovski.
According to the weekly, the consulting company “New Partners”, has worked with clients and projects such as the National Football League (NFL), Barack Obama and the Oscars.