Payment of detained social payments to employees ensured in Q1


April 13, Fineko/abc.az. The State Labor Inspectorate under the Ministry of Labour & Social Protection is taking task-oriented measures aimed at protecting labor rights of citizens, including at ensuring payment of arrears on wages and other social benefits by employers.

The Ministry reports that for Jan-Mar 2018 on the basis of appeals received from citizens the Labor Inspectorate provided payment of over AZN 20,000 of social benefits, earlier detained by employers.

According to the report, wages made up 51.1% out of this amount, social benefits - 43.9%, compensations for damage – the rest.