"If they increase retirement age again, there'll be nobody to receive pensions"

Leaders of independent trade unions comment on IMF's recommendation to Belarusian authorities to increase the retirement age.

Independent trade unions prepare wave of actions for decent work

Four unions intend to hold numerous pickets across the country.

REP Trade Union seeks re-instatement of illegally fired Slonim porters

In the course of considering the lawsuit on re-instatement, a number of violations of the law were revealed committed by the administration of former Republic's Unitary Enterprise (RUE) "Slonim ZhREO" (housing maintenance organization), recently transformed into Communal Unitary Enterprise (CUE) "Slonim ZhKKh".

Lawyers of REP and BNP Trade Unions share experiences

On September 14, the office of the REP Trade Union hosted a meeting of lawyers of the REP and BNP Trade Unions, the reports.

Leonid Dubonosov: "There've always been falsifications – and they are still there"

One of the few activists of the REP Trade Union, who had decided to participate in the parliamentary elections as a candidate for an MP, has commented on the out comes of the election campaign.

"Decision of the REP Trade Union to ignore elections was correct"

Gennady Fedynich, the REP Chairman, has commented on the outcomes of the parliamentary elections in Belarus.

"Naftan": profits go down; wage growth frozen

The Oil Refinery is in turmoil because Russia has cut oil supplies to Belarus.

Wages paid in Glusk District. For June so far, at 75 US dollars

The workers of the Open Joint-Stock Agrarian Company "Slavgorodskiy" have forced their bosses to pay them 60% of their wages for June: however, it is still unknown when they will receive the rest for June and their wages for July.