They asked the worker: "How much do you pay your lawyer?" – "Only membership fee," he said

20.12.13 6:07
The REP Trade Union has helped a worker to adjudge almost a million roubles, underpaid by his employer for overtime work. The union legal inspector Vladimir Maley, who defended the worker's interests, warns: "Workers should control their working hours and payments for their labour; they shouldn't fear to put questions…

Memorandum on establishment of Trade Union Association of Russia and Belarus signed in Moscow

20.12.13 6:05
On December 17, 2013, inMoscow, the leaders of the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Russia (FITUR), the Confederation of Labour of Russia (CLR) and the Belarusian Congress of Democratic Trade Unions (BCDTU, also known as BKDP) signed a memorandum on establishment of Trade Union Association of Russia and Belarus.

How I tried to fix up my husband for a job at MTZ

14.12.13 9:53
The reporter of the tried to reveal the truth about the "Italian strike" and salaries at the largest enterprise of the city ofMinsk.

"We were standing in picket in solidarity with all illegally dismissed union activists"

11.12.13 12:55
On December 10, the International Human Rights Day, the Brest park named after soldiers-internationalists was the venue of the first in the last five years sanctioned protest action of union activists.

Baranovichi experience of attracting people to the trade union

09.12.13 18:04
The Baranovichi primary territorial organization of the REP Trade Union has increased fivefold within a year. One of its leaders Alexander Voiteshik has told the about how it happened.

Baranovichi REP Trade Union group has grown fivefold within a year

06.12.13 18:03
On November 25, the Baranovichi REP Trade Union group held its report meeting.

Trade union leaders fear that under the guise of modernization they will dismiss workers

06.12.13 9:36
In 2014, as a result of modernization of enterprises, the Belarusian government suggests to dismiss 70,000 employees. At the same time, they promise to create 47,000 new high-performance workplaces. The plans of the officials were commented on by trade union leaders.

Authorities find new way to ban protest actions

04.12.13 7:25
The Belarusian authorities are in advance creating the conditions for prohibiting any public events. After the activists from Baranovichi, trade union activists from the city of Brest have faced the situation.