All articles tagged "wages"

Rostov miners dig in for back wages Rostov miners dig in for back wages

1 Apr, 01:03 PM 5 comments

Miners at a cash-strapped coal mine in southern Russia have organized a sit-in inside the mine to protest against unpaid wages.

Tags: coal mining, wages, strike

Rostov miners no longer in the pits Rostov miners no longer in the pits

2 Apr, 11:49 PM

The miners hunkered down inside a Rostov coal mine emerged triumphant last night after an agreement was reached with management. Ten miners refused to leave the mine after their shift on Tuesday, saying they would not see the light of day again until the mine paid its 800+ employees three months of back wages. But after a day of negotiations, an agreement was reached and the strike was called off.

Tags: wages, strikes, coal mining

More Russian workers receive back pay after threatening to close another highway More Russian workers receive back pay after threatening to close another highway

11 Jun, 03:25 PM 5 comments

Residents of a village in eastern Russia threatened to repeat the militant steps taken by workers in the Leningrad Region last week. They were paid the next day, for wages owed since last September. A trend may be emerging.

Tags: wages, labor relations, Pikalevo

Russian bishop warns employers that wages arrears threaten their souls Russian bishop warns employers that wages arrears threaten their souls

30 Jun, 04:24 PM 5 comments

Another Russian Orthodox Church leader has spoken out against the growing problem of unpaid debts. This time, the leading cleric in Russia's Kuzbass mining region spoke about unpaid wages. Earlier this month, the Church agreed to help cut down on alimony nonpayment.

Tags: Russian Orthodox Church, wages



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