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"Where is my property?" Court rejects lawsuit lodged by Fedynich and Komlik against belnovosti.by website

18.02.19 10:27
On February 14, Alexander Dluzhnevsky, a Judge of the Tsentralny District of Minsk, refused to consider the claim of the REP Trade Union for the protection of honour, dignity and business reputation against the belnovosti.by website. Fedynich and Komlik are preparing an appeal.

Another "parasite" goes to court with the support of REP

13.02.19 9:48
Andrei Kulitsky, a 42-year-old resident of Gomel, has addressed the regional branch of the REP Trade Union and reported that he had been called from the so-called "parasite commission" and asked if he was working? He was informed that he had been included into the database of the persons "not…

"She's not on the staff list": how Yulia Zueva can't leave "Rublyovsky"

11.02.19 10:12
The story of the dismissal of Yulia Zueva, a member of the REP Trade Union, who works as a saleswoman at the Closed Joint-Stock Company (CJSC) "Zavodskoy Supermarket" (the "Rublyovsky" trademark, belonging to the "Belinterproduct" LLC), located in Nesterov Street in Minsk, continues.

"Only a dead body is not engaged in the economy": new "parasite" case of the REP Trade Union

07.02.19 9:21
Maria Tarasenko, a woman, who has no grounds for exclusion from the database of "those not employed in the national economy", has turned to the Gomel branch of the REP Trade Union. She intends to go to court and prove the illegality of Ordinance No. 3.

"Flow of people was not weaker but stronger": REP's legal service sums up its 2018 work

07.02.19 9:17
These are the outcomes of the work of the legal service in all the regions of Belarus in figures

Five reasons to join a union

06.02.19 9:39
There's never been a more important time to join a union. As 26 billionaires own as many assets as the poorest 50 per cent of the world's population, ordinary people are finding it harder to make ends meet. Trade unions fight for working people so they get a fairer share…

Vasily Beresnyov: "Jobless person can't find salary above BYN 400: there are no such salaries in Orsha"

05.02.19 10:24
Last May, Roman Kuzmenkov, a member of the REP Trade Union, went out to the monument to Lenin in the city of Orsha, Vitebsk Region, with a self-made poster "There is no USD 500 here!" In Belarus, "USD 500" is a meme.

Gennady Fedynich: Sanctions may be imposed on authors of "parasite" ordinances

24.01.19 14:14
Invitations ("letters of happiness") come to those, formally uncovered by Ordinance No. 1: mothers with many children or babies, or people, who have paid their income tax.