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Top managers' immorality, humiliation and 5 more problems Belarusian workers complain about

07.10.13 9:37
Union leaders tell about what should be done in Belarus to make labour decent

Grigory Grik: Police protracted for almost a week with the contract; and it caused ban of picket

03.10.13 19:55
Grigory Grik, an activist of the REP Trade Union from Baranovichi, spent just an hour to sign the required contracts for holding a picket with the housing and municipal service and the hospital; however, he had to walk for almost a week to the militia station for the same purpose.…

Gennady Fedynich: Ministry of Labour violates the Constitution

02.10.13 19:48
The Chairman of REP Trade Union Gennady Fedynich believes that the initiative of the Ministry of Labour to tax non-working citizens is a violation of the Constitution, in particular, of the human right to a decent job.

Sergey Antusevich: by imposing tax on jobless persons, authorities acknowledge high unemployment level

01.10.13 19:41
Sergey Antusevich, a Deputy Chairman of the BKDP (Belarusian Congress of Democratic Trade Unions) has suggested that if the official unemployment rate of 0.5% matched reality, the government would have unlikely impose a tax on non-employed citizens.