Updated at 11:50,16-10-2017

68 thousand Belarusians suffer arrears in wages

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As of September 1 432 organizations have arrears in wages.

As of September 1 arrears in wages equal to Br276 billions (1.4% of wage reserve in the republic in July) and in comparison to August 1, 2015, they decreased by 16.6% (Br55 billions), Belsat informs.

68 thousand employees in 432 organizations, according to data - legal entities, their units with an average number of 16 or more employees, except small organizations without departmental affiliation - suffer arrears in wages, BelTA reports.

Arrears in regions are as follows: Brest - 1 organization, Vitsebsk - 158, Hrodna - 25, Minsk - 8, Minsk region - 202, Mahileu - 34. The largest overdue amount is recorded in Minsk region - Br124 billions and 17.2 million, the lowest is in Brest region (Br279.7 millions).