The labour Ministry is preparing a draft decree restricting the travel of civil servants of the business class


CHEBOKSARY, March 1. The Ministry of labour and social protection within a month will prepare a draft presidential decree that will limit the ability of civil servants to use business class when flying.

As told journalists the head of Department Maxim Topilin, “is preparing a draft decree to limit the movement of government servants of the business class.”

“You, when in a plane come in, often half the business class is government employees; all employees of the ministries even before the Deputy Director of the Department can fly business class, and this is a huge, huge costs”, – said Topilin.

He said that his Department is “now preparing a draft presidential decree that will limit the ability of civil servants to use the services of the raised comfort, including various rooms, cars and flights by aircraft in the business class.” The Minister added that the document takes a month, but the timing of his signing by the President to predict it did not.

Topilin has reminded that in Russia continues to reduce civil servants by 10%. “All ministries have issued such orders, including the Ministry of labour, we have reduced about 45 people with jobs, but also “alive”.