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"Not only drivers but the state suffered": taxi drivers reinstated at work at "Viamignis" LLC

27.08.19 11:47
The three dismissed taxi drivers, Arthur Smolsky, Vitaly Klimenok and Denis Martynyuk have been reinstated at work at the "Viamignis" Limited Liability Company (LLC). On August 6, the Partizansky District Court of Minsk obliged the employer to reimburse their wages for the time of forced absenteeism and compensation for moral…

"Snov" AIC driver worked 500 overtime hours, but cannot receive earned money

27.08.19 11:45
On August 5, the Minsk Regional Court considered an appeal complaint lodged by Vyacheslav Syritsa against the "Snov" Agro-Industrial Combine (AIC) about collection of his duly earned wages for overtime work.

Zinaida Mikhnyuk: slavery has not disappeared – now, employers can "transfer" workers to each other

27.08.19 11:44
The new Belarus' Labour Code has legalized slavery and became the worst in the world. Rights are vested on the employer only; it is allowed to transfer workers from hand to hand; and employers can fire workers without explanation.

"Gippo" will pay BYN 2900 to Oksana Vrublevskaya, but refuses to dismiss her by parties' mutual consent

27.08.19 11:42
On July 23, the Oktiabrsky District Court reinstated Oksana Vrublevskaya at her previous job at the Gippo store.

"Cars without technical inspection, invented posts and salary delays": "Viamignis" drivers turn to REP Trade Union

27.08.19 11:38
Drivers of the "Viamignis" LLC demand from the employer to respond for violations of working conditions. The company car fleet has over 20 vehicles, of which 18 have no technical examination certificates. No one checks the drivers' health before they start working; and while transporting people, including high-ranking clients, the…

Fedynich: today "people's servants" live much better than "master people"

19.08.19 9:57
For a part of the population, the salary has long been intolerable, therefore, Belarusians go abroad, although there are 100,000 vacancies in the country, and this number will only grow.

"In Mogilev Region, they wouldn't register at all": Bobruisk city REP organization denied registration

19.08.19 9:55
The Bobruisk City Executive Committee (CEC) could not explain the reasons for registration rejection. "The documents ... are not complete and drawn up not properly," Victoria Omelyusik, a deputy chair of the CEC, wrote in her answer.

One lawyer of independent trade union proved to be more efficient than 13 lawyers of pro-governmental trade unions?

19.08.19 9:52
The "official" (members of the FPB – Federation of Trade Unions of Belarus) trade unions have reported their work for the first half year of 2019 in the Gomel Region. The independent REP Trade Union has also sunned up its achievements in the region.