strike

Market vendors stage fresh strike in Hrodna

  Vendors selling clothing at two markets in Hrodna walked off the job on July 2 in protest against the introduction of the Customs Union's new certification rules.

Shumchanka was jailed on charge of organizing unsanctioned gathering, wife says

  Anatol Shumchanka was jailed on Thursday on a charge of organizing an unsanctioned gathering, the wife of the leader of a small business association called Perspektyva told BelaPAN with reference to police officers.

Associates demand release of arrested Shumchanka

  Activists of a small business association called Perspektyva have demanded the immediate release of their leader, Anatol Shumchanka, who was arrested by police on Thursday afternoon.

Thousands of market vendors on strike against new certification rules

Small business owners with sole entrepreneur status in Minsk, Mahilyow, Homyel, Brest, Polatsk, Kastsyukovichy, and Baranavichy are known to have gone on strike at the suggestion of a small business association called Perspektyva...

Sole entrepreneurs threaten to go on strike to protest new certification rules

Small business owners with sole entrepreneur status may start a nationwide strike on July 1 if their new certification rules for light industry goods are introduced within the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia...

Video editors’ strike hits state-run television channel

  The majority of video editors at the state-run television company STV walked off the job on December 7, forcing the cancellation of sports news segments.

Employees at Babruysk Tractor Components and Units Plant threaten to «work to rule»

Workers at Babruysk Tractor Components and Units Plant (BTCUP) have announced plans to \"work to rule\" after being denied part of June bonuses...

Striking market vendors hold rallies in several cities

  Rallies were held in cities across Belarus on Wednesday as nearly half of all market vendors joined a one-day strike to protest the government’s policy toward small business.

Sole entrepreneurs walk off job across Belarus

Sole entrepreneurs began a one-day strike across Belarus on Wednesday to protest Alyaksandr Lukashenka’s edict that will ban them from employing workers other than three family members starting next month...

Market vendors in Svetlahorsk set to go on strike on September 1

The business owners who have the status of sole entrepreneurs made the decision after a meeting with local government, police and tax officials on August 10...