Macedonian capital gets a makeover | News | Al Jazeera

Macedonian capital gets a makeover

Government faces criticism over building fund, which many say could be better spent elsewhere.

    Buildings in Macedonia's capital, Skopje, are being improved under a government scheme to introduce a distinct brand of architecture to the country.

    But it is money that many think would be better spent elsewhere.

    Al Jazeera's Milka Smilevska reports from Skopje.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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