Armenian NPP CEO refuses to increase pays, fires 160-member staff

Armenian NPP CEO refuses to increase pays, fires 160-member staff

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian Nuclear Power Plant CEO Gagik Markosyan released the plant’s staff, one of the employees told a PanARMENIAN.Net reporter.

On September 20, 160 members of NPP engineering staff submitted letters of resignation, demanding pay increase.

Mass staff dismissal may challenge the re-launch of NPP after the renovation works to be completed Oct 27.

As Gagik Markosyan said in reply to employee’s demands, “I’d prefer to hire a new staff rather than increase pays.”

 Top stories
The PM said the impact of the agreement on ordinary consumers will be announced once relevant authorities consider the issue.
Azerbaijan is highly dependent on oil revenues and its preliminary 2016 budget indicates reductions in military spending, the report says.
Karen Chshmarityan stressed the importance of developing bilateral ties within the Eurasian Economic Union.
"It remains therefore ideally positioned to be the home base for a global financial institution such as HSBC," the bank said.
Partner news