"For the fault of factory administration we got mired in litigations"

22.11.13 12:44
The activists of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP), whose labour contracts were not extended or terminated by the bosses of the Mozyr Oil Refinery, try to challenge the administration's decisions in court.

"If the young people who dream of leaving Belarus get self-organized, tomorrow we'll live in another country"

14.11.13 7:48
Gennady Fedynich, the leader of the REP Trade Union, and Sergey Antusevich, the deputy chairman of the Belarusian Congress of Democratic Trade Unions (known as BKDP), discussed the following topics in their interview to the what Belarusian authorities should think about; whether Europe needs our specialists; and how to…

Gennady Fedynich: "Idea of characteristics from previous employment looks like Soviet times naphthalene"

13.11.13 8:03
President Lukashenko has proposed to introduce new rules of employment.

"Belneftekhim" expects that the situation at the Mozyr Oil Refinery normalizes, if we keep silent

06.11.13 9:30
Yuri Shvets, the chairman of the primary organization of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP) of Mozyr Oil Refinery, has summed up the meeting that the union leaders had with the management of the enterprise and bosses of the "Belneftekhim" Concern.

Nikolai Novik: "Leaders of independent trade unions have lost the most important thing – solidarity"

25.10.13 14:14
Nikolai Novik, the Vice-Chairman of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP), tells, in his interview to the, about his book "NPG – Right to Be Humans", makes his "diagnosis" to the leaders of the independent trade union movement and explained why, in his opinion, the response of union leaders…

Vladimir Maley: "President's Edict No. 29 is the core of all problems"

24.10.13 9:51
Low wages and violations of safety standards – these are the main issues that workers address to the trade union lawyer.

Yuri Shvets and Vasily Alkhovsky suspend their hunger strike

20.10.13 9:48
Yuri Shvets, the chairman of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP) at the Mozyr Oil Refinery, and his deputy Vasily Alkhovsky decided to suspend their protest – after 5 days of hunger strike – because the short-term goals of the protest have been achieved at the current stage.

"If a worker waters flowers in his or her office, it turns out to be a violation of labour discipline – practicing hobby during working hours"

17.10.13 11:11
The leaders of the primary organization of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BNP) are on their hunger strike for the fourth day. The factory administration is till ignoring the protest action.