The Ministry of Labor believes that "a feather in the hand is better than a bird in the air."
Belarusian officials persuade people to work for 100-200 dollars a month. They say, that’s the current economic situation and nothing can be done about it.
Head of the employment policy department of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection Aleh Takun stated that in his interview to sb.by. At the same time, he admitted that "not everyone wants to work for 250-400 rubles." "But this is the situation, that we have at the moment," – he added, without specifying, why such a situation has developed in Belarus.
The official also noted that when he needed a job, he agreed to any money. "I do not want to be banal, but a feather in the hand is better than a bird in the air," – Takun added.