Omsk unions organized a rally for higher wages and the protection of investors

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Mangalapura in fotobanka. Archival photo.Omsk unions organized a rally for higher wages and the protection of investors© RIA Novosti / Alexey mangalapura to the photobank

«The Federation of Omsk trade unions» Sunday will be held in Omsk a meeting, reported on the organization’s website.

As explained by the acting head of the organization Orestes Obukhov, reasons for entering the rally are the low wages of Omsk, the departure of young people from the city and disregard for the problems of defrauded investors.

«We urge the government of the Omsk region to take measures to increase salaries: looking for investors, working with entrepreneurs to develop the economy and so forth,» — said Obukhov. According to him, the regional and city authorities will also need to pay more attention to career guidance and support for young people.

In addition, the trade Union movement will support the initiative group of citizens seeking to draw the attention of local authorities on problems of defrauded investors. According to Obukhov, due to the fact that this issue is still not resolved, the hawks do not trust the construction companies. «This leads to the fact that our construction companies are going bankrupt and are unable to complete the work,» he said.

The event will be held on Sunday 17 September at 18:00 local time at the Theater square of the city. Representatives of the regional government and city administration are organizers of the rally are invited to the «tough conversation». «I hope that officials will find the courage to reach out to people,» — said Obukhov.