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Slavery – for workers; freedom of action – for employers

03.07.19 14:06
Amendments to the Labour Code have made all the workers of Belarus hostages to forced labour.

For shit-covered cows – criminal cases, for human death – disciplinary penalty

30.06.19 14:06
Kirill Romanov, a 33-year-old resident of Gomel, died while performing emergency work on the eve of president's visit. He worked as a driver of the rescue squad of the Gomel Chemical Factory. On the day of his death, Kirill and his colleagues were sent to wash cowsheds, since Alexander Lukashenko…

"Mark City Day at full tilt!" Bobruisk factories are again forced to work on Saturday

30.06.19 13:54
Nobody ever asks for their consent; the double pay for the work on the weekend is also out of the question.

ITUC: Belarus has no guarantees for observance of workers' rights and freedoms

30.06.19 13:50
According to the 2019 global rights index, Belarus is in the category of countries, where workers are not guaranteed the respect for their rights, the naviny.by writes.

Maria Tarasenko: Struggle against "parasite" ordinance is supported at international level

30.06.19 13:47
Maria Tarasenko, a member of the REP Trade Union from Gomel, who is well-known for her struggle against the notorious "parasite" presidential ordinance, has noted that her story of suing the state will be voiced out from the high UN rostrum.

"Over nine months, we received no appointments to matches": FIBA referees appeal to REP

24.06.19 13:40
Five out of nine Belarusian referees attested by the FIBA (International Basketball Federation) try to defend, through the court, their right to service international matches. After several fruitless attempts to get explanations from the leadership of the Belarusian Basketball Federation on why they are not appointed to referee matches.

Fedynich: people impoverishment can't yield economic success

24.06.19 13:37
The state can liquidate enterprises. But what can it offer in return?

GIPPO avenges with firing for information about rats and cockroaches in the store

24.06.19 13:35
"Many people told me: if you want to quit before the end of your contract, then, only under the article; no one will dismiss you by parties' mutual consent," says Oksana Vrublevskaya, who had worked for about a year as a senior cashier at the "Gippo" retailer store in Zaslavl.