The Ministry of Labor in December will make decisions on adjusting the agreement in the coal industry

The Ministry of Labor plans in December to adjust the sectoral agreement in the coal industry, taking into account the views of trade unions and employers. This was announced by the head of the department Anton Kotyakov at a meeting with the chairman of the Russian Independent Trade Union of Coal Industry Workers Ivan Mokhnachuk. … Read more

Not quite a male state anymore // Women in the civil service in the Russian Federation rarely grow to the upper floors, but they are paid on an equal basis with men

Despite the record high share of women in public administration – over 70% – it is incorrect to talk about gender equality in the civil service in the Russian Federation. A study by the Center for Advanced Management Decisions (CPMD) of the federal civil service showed the practical absence of direct discrimination against women in … Read more

Monotowns are surrounded by the Pale of Settlement // Their number will be halved in order to better save the rest

The Ministry of Economy published on two draft government decrees that formalize the idea, first published in the spring of 2021, to reduce the number of single-industry towns in the Russian Federation by half – from 321 to 163 – by excluding from their list that part of them that is no more than … Read more

Demand will be supported by incentives // Buyers of domestic IT solutions will be given a discount on income tax

Within the framework of the “second package” of measures to support the IT industry, the government has agreed on new benefits for buyers of domestic software and hardware. All of them relate to income tax – we are talking about the application of a multiplying coefficient to the costs of purchasing Russian solutions in the … Read more

The metro was given the green light // FAS sided with the subway in a dispute with the contractor

The Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) acknowledged only partially justified complaint by CorpSoft24 about the purchase of services for the development of a system based on 1C solutions by the Moscow Metro State Unitary Enterprise. The service considered that the customer had grounds for recognizing the bank guarantee provided by CorpSoft24 as not complying with the … Read more