Cosmodrome “Vostochny” builders got more than nine million rubles of unpaid wages

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After the Prosecutor’s Office involvement, the labor rights of more than 200 employees were restored. The cosmodrome is being checked at the moment.

In the Amur region the labor rights of more than 200 employees of the cosmodrome “Vostochny” are restored, stated on Wednesday the Prosecutor’s Office of the region.

“This year, due to the Prosecutor’s involvement the rights of more than 200 employees have been restored. The payment sum amounted to more than 9 million rubles ($163,000 - ed),” explained the Office.

The Prosecutor’s Office organized mass inspections on the construction sites.

“Considering the frequent cases of unpaid wages to the cosmodrome “Vostochny” builders, currently the Prosecutor’s Office of the region is carrying out continuous inspections on the compliance with labor rights and social conditions of workers involved in the cosmodrome construction,” informs the press service of the Office.

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