Market vendors demand talks with Lukashenka

Market vendors demanded on Monday talks with Alyaksandr Lukashenka to discuss his presidential edict that paralyzed their business at the start of this year.

Brest region’s police chief apologizes for violent arrest of elderly vendors in Pinsk

  Ivan Sawchyts, chief of the police in the Brest region, has apologized for the conduct of police officers who violently arrested at least four elderly people at a marketplace in Pinsk earlier this month.

Vendors at Homyel shopping center stage one-day walkout to protest rent rise

  Vendors who sell goods at a shopping center in Homyel walked off the job on Tuesday to protest a nearly triple increase in stall rent.

Vendors in Krupki ordered to pay police for security monitoring

  The Krupki district authorities have ordered vendors at a local market to contract the police to monitor security at their retail outlets.

Imports going up in price after devaluation, vendors in Minsk say

  The devaluation of the Belarusian rubel has driven up retail prices of imported goods, say small vendors in Minsk.

Vendors at four Brest markets join nationwide one-day strike

Vendors at four retail markets in Brest joined sole entrepreneurs’ nationwide one-day strike on Wednesday.

Vendors in Zhdanovichy stage spontaneous protest

  More than 100 vendors on Sunday staged a spontaneous protest at the Svet Mody-3 shopping center in Zhdanovichy after tax officers decided to seize fur coats from a vendor.