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 Yanukovych Junior Has Businesses in Switzerland and Holland

President Yanukovych's son Oleksandr has businesses in Switzerland and Holland.

A journalistinvestigation by the Ukrainian Pravda uncovered a Swiss companyMAKO Trading SA registered on October 14, 2011, in Geneva. Thiscompany is mentioned in the schedule of Coaltrans Switzerland whichdiscussed the matter of coal prices and trading in Europe. "Thefollowing company was registered in tour events: 02/03/12 17:00 -Mako Trading company: With HQ in Geneva we are exporters of coaland anthracite from Ukraine," says the message. Second company MAKOHolding B.V. was registered on October 27, 2011 in Hague. Itsactivities are supported by ITPS (Netherlands)BV law firmwhich deals with tax optimization.

This company also provides legal support for the activities ofDutch Metinvest BV of Rinat Akhmetov and Vadim Novinskiy.Moreover, the director of both European companies of Yanukovych isFelix Blitstein who previously headed LemanCommodities SA purchased by Akhmetov's SCM. The press service ofYanukovych's Ukrainian corporation MAKO Holding acknowledged theownership of these European companies: "MAKO HoldingBV and MAKO Trading SA companies acre created at the initiative ofOleksandr Yanukovych and are his property."

"MAKO Holding BV was created with the purpose of researchingnew European technology, establishing contacts with Europeanpartners and creating new production in Ukraine based on the mostmodern technology with attraction of foreign capital," noted thepress service.

"MAKO Trading SA was created to search for new additionalopportunities of sales of Ukrainian product in the European market.The companies presently have no property in Ukraine," noted thecorporation's press service.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n220162