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Novopolotsk City Executive Committee humiliates "Naftan"

20.06.14 7:02
The court has refused to satisfy the demand moved by the primary organization of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP) at the Open Joint-Stock Company (OJSC) "Naftan" to the City Executive Committee to reverse the decision to cancel the registration of the additional agreement, signed by the independent trade union…

Baranovichi factory workers receive 2-2.5 million roubles per month

19.06.14 6:46
The leadership of the Free Trade Union of Metalworkers has discussed with their activists in Baranovichi the hard situation at city enterprises.

"In courtroom, we looked into the eyes of those who unjustly fired our worker"

18.06.14 13:13
On June 13, the court considered the claim lodged by the Free Trade Union of Belarus (known as SPB) against the administration of the Bobruisk Factory of Tractor Parts and Units.

REP Trade Union helped a worker and her children to preserve roof over head

13.06.14 16:52
On June 10, 2014, the Lenin District Court of the city of Mogilev dismissed the claim lodged by the Open Joint-Stock Company (OJSC) "Building Trust No. 12" demanding to evict Irina Ilyinskaya, a member of the REP Trade Union, with her small children from their housing.

"Gomel judges assert that BMZ should not respond to cleaning lady"

13.06.14 16:13
The Gomel Regional Court has ignored the protest of the General Prosecutor's Office (GPO) and supported the employer's position in the dispute with a BMZ worker.

"Economic situation will force government to follow ILO's recommendations"

12.06.14 6:09
Leaders of Belarusian independent trade unions have commented the inclusion of Belarus into the special paragraph of the International Labour Organization (ILO) – the list of the countries where workers' rights are grossly violated.

"Independent trade union will always tell authorities where there is a problem"

03.06.14 12:32
On May 27, the city of Minsk hosted a constituent assembly of the primary organization of the REP Trade Union of the Minsk Region. "The most important thing for us is to be legitimate," said Nikolai Pokhabov, the chairman of the organization.

"ILO should develop new affection mechanisms. There's no reason to expect authorities' goodwill"

02.06.14 6:27
What are the expectations of independent trade unions from the 103rd Session of the International Labour Conference that opened on Wednesday, May 28, in Geneva.