The Ministry commented on the news about the layoffs

the Ministry of labour and social protection of the Russian Federation has denied media reports in which it was reported about change of the order of dismissal of employees from February 1, 2020. For example, when leaving work, the employee must issue a certificate in form STD-p. In the Ministry of labor noted that this form is issued to employees who previously chose e-workbook.

“date of February 1, nowhere in the documents does not appear” – said the Ministry.

under current rules, said TASS in the Ministry, the employers will notify employees about the introduction of electronic work books end of June this year. Employees will be able to decide, or they want to keep a paper book or go to e-like in 2020 and later.

For those who have just started working life in the year 2021 will be only e-books.