small business

Small business activist Kryval jailed over «anti-government» leaflets

  Viktar Kryval, a local small business activist in Uzda, Minsk district, on Tuesday was sentenced to 15 days in jail on a charge of distributing "leaflets of an anti-government nature."

Small business owners set to stage another protest on Kastrychnitskaya Square in Minsk on February 18

Small business owners that have sole entrepreneur status plan to stage another protest on Minsk’s downtown Kastrychnitskaya Square on February 18...

Judge in Homyel postpones trial of small business activist Alyaksandr Rubchenya

The trial of Alyaksandr Rubchenya, chairman of the council of vendors at Homyel’s Tsentralny market, has been postponed to January 28.

Small business activist Alyaksandr Rubchenya arrested in Homyel

  Alyaksandr Rubchenya, chairman of the council of vendors at Homyel’s Tsentralny market, was arrested on January 18.

Justice ministry withdraws liquidation suit against Perspektyva small business association

The justice ministry has withdrawn its liquidation suit against the Perspektyva small business association from the Supreme Court...

Small business activist slams government’s policy toward sole entrepreneurs

  Anatol Shumchanka, leader of the Perspektyva small business association, slammed the government’s policy toward sole entrepreneurs.

Hooliganism charge against small business activist quashed

Viktar Harbachow, a leader of small business owners’ association called For the Free Development of Enterprise, has had a hooliganism charge against him quashed, Mikalay Pakhabaw...

Law-enforcers warn small business activists against protest on Kastrychnitskaya Square

A prosecutor's office on Monday morning warned organizers of a protest against a coming employee restriction for sole entrepreneurs against gathering on central Kastrychnitskaya Square...

Two small business activists jailed for advertising rally

  Two small business activists have been jailed for advertising a rally that an association plans to hold in downtown Minsk on December 10.

Small business activist, daughter have luggage searched by customs officers

  A small business activist and his daughter had their luggage searched by Belarusian customs officers at the Ukrainian border on October 5.

Small business activist confirms market vendors’ plans for October 2 strike

The leader of a nascent small business association has confirmed that market vendors across the country will walk off the job in a one-day preemptive strike on October 2 to protest Alyaksandr Lukashenka’s restrictive edict...

Small business group continuing to push for examination of Lukashenka’s restrictive edict

  The Perspektyva small business association has petitioned the Supreme Court and Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski to ask the Constitutional Court to examine Alyaksandr Lukashenka's Edict No. 760.

Small business association's delegation to visit Czech Republic

  Representatives of the Perspektyva small business group are expected to visit the Czech Republic between June 25 and July 1 at the invitation of the Civic Belarus association and the Czech foreign ministry.

Small business owners adopt resolution urging government to stop strangling private enterprise

Small business owners adopted a resolution urging the government to stop "strangling the sole entrepreneurs" at a founding conference for a movement for the...