Source Pravda.Ru

Gov't to pay off salary debts to state employees

The government of the Russian Federation will allocate 1.5bn rubles($47.54m) to regions in order to eliminate salary debts to state employeesand pay off vocation money to teachers. Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanovcommissioned his deputies to implement this task at today's governmentmeeting, the department of government information reported. These funds"should be enough for regions to pay off salary and vocation money debts",Kasyanov believes..