<![CDATA[National Confederation of Employers of the Republic of Moldova]]> http://www.cnpm.md/ 24.01.2020 en http://www.cnpm.md/ Copyright (c) 2020 http://www.cnpm.md/CNPM supports subsidizing job creation CNPM supports subsidizing job creation // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/0487860804ffe17581b54f72c3b562c253fe6.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=621&t=/News/News-CNPM/CNPM-supports-subsidizing-job-creation/ CNPM welcomes Governments intention to stimulate the countrys economic activity and to create new work places. We recall that recently, the management approved a regulation regarding subsidizing creation of work places. The regulation establishes the mechanism of use the financial means allocated from the state budget to subsidize creation of work places for some categories of persons, citizens of Moldova in order to relaunch the national economy, including the regional development and its adjustment to the conditions of labor market. Thus, ]]> 29.12.2017 08:42 The competitiveness in the national banking environment discussed with BNM The competitiveness in the national banking environment discussed with BNM // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/dsc0002cf328.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=616&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-competitiveness-in-the-national-banking-environment-discussed-with-BNM/ On December 11, 2017 was held the meeting of the management of the National Bank with representatives of the National Confederation of Employers. Its for the second time when the two organizations discuss together he efficiency of the national banking sector in the development of the national economy and the obstacles met by the entrepreneurs when contracting crediting means for their activity. CNPM notes with regret that in the Republic of Moldova the banking sector is insufficiently well developed characterized by ]]> 12.12.2017 15:41 More than 140 of permits were excluded More than 140 of permits were excluded // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/12ade17208b630f8f644378354065971800ce63e.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=591&t=/News/News-CNPM/More-than-140-of-permits-were-excluded/ The number of permits required to conduct activity of an economic agent was considerably reduced. The bill was recently published in the Official Gazette and provides elimination of 140 permits including 18 licences. The National Confederation of Employers has previously insisted, in its position papers, on reduction of the too many permissive acts and control bodies arguing that this favours the informal economy. In view of employers, by elimination of many papers will have a direct effect on business environment, thus will ]]> 29.10.2017 15:56 Who are the economic agents that benefit of preferential funding from the World Bank Who are the economic agents that benefit of preferential funding from the World Bank // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/bancamondialapregatitasaacordeucraineiunajutordetreimiliardededolari250906451188006ad79.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=587&t=/News/News-CNPM/Who-are-the-economic-agents-that-benefit-of-preferential-funding-from-the-World-Bank/ On October 24, meeting of the Deputy Minister Octavian Calmîc, Minister of Economy and Infrastructure and Executive Director of the World Bank for Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Georgia, Israel, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Netherlands and Ukraine was held according to the information offered on website of the Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure. From the offered information, is confirmed the opening of the World Bank to offer preferential credits with the lowest interest rate in Europe to realize investment ]]> 25.10.2017 15:00 The CNPM supports the provision of services in oncology area and by private institutions The CNPM supports the provision of services in oncology area and by private institutions // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/moldova3a870.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=584&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-CNPM-supports-the-provision-of-services-in-oncology-area-and-by-private-institutions/ The National Confederation of Employers (CNPM), besides its member - Union of Private Medical and Sanitary Institutions of the Republic of Moldova (UIMSP) through active promotion managed to obtain adoption in first reading of the draft law that foresees demonopolization of the oncological service in the country. "At the request of our member we got involved in promotion of the draft law no 411, registered in the Parliament by a group of deputies almost 3 years ago. A legal provision states ]]> 24.10.2017 12:01 The CNPM met with the management of the BNM The CNPM met with the management of the BNM // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/2221781014420874425241671422999149od89a5.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=573&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-CNPM-met-with-the-management-of-the-BNM/ On October 2, 2017 representatives of the CNPM with the management of the National Bank of Moldova. Monetary policy is important to promote the economic development of the Republic of Moldova and represent along with economic and budgetary policy, tools of active influence on the pace of development of the national economy. Reasons for the organization of the meeting served the statistical data that characterize the current evolutions of the countrys economy. Thus this year because of interventions of NBM on ]]> 03.10.2017 15:49 The new Labor Code was presented to CNPM members The new Labor Code was presented to CNPM members // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/22243912102122311085901041355030313o8cb5c.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=571&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-new-Labor-Code-was-presented-to-CNPM-members/ The National Confederation of Employers presented to its members the draft of the new Labor Code. The document was developed at the request of Pavel Filip, Prime Minster of Moldova. "At the beginning of 2017, Pavel Filip has requested to develop Labor Code on the Economic Council platform besides the prime minister. He has requested to the International Finance Corporation to support the effort to develop a new labor code, which will be more liberal and which will meet the business ]]> 02.10.2017 16:42 Business in fight against corruption Business in fight against corruption // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/DSC04105d263.JPG http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=567&t=/News/News-CNPM/Business-in-fight-against-corruption/ "Corruption is one of the biggest issues for the activity of the business environment of Moldova", said Leonid Cerescu, the President of CNPM at the conference: "Fighting Corruption in Moldova: What business can do?" which was held on September 28, at Chisinau. Institute for Development and Social Initiatives (IDIS) "Viitorul" organized the event. The conference was attended by the representatives of business circles, experts communities, NBA members, NAC, the Economic Council under the Prime Minister that have discussed the risks of corruption ]]> 28.09.2017 17:10 Tax and customs policy – a document disconnected from the development needs of the country Tax and customs policy – a document disconnected from the development needs of the country // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/crecimiento-ahorro-ventas84c2e.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=550&t=/News/News-CNPM/Tax-and-customs-policy-a-document-disconnected-from-the-development-needs-of-the-country/ "Although it is of primary importance to ensure conditions of economic growth and creation of a beneficial climate to develop activities by the business sector of the Republic of Moldova. The tax and customs policy is seen as a simple adjustment of the relevant legislation imposed by its need for continuous mechanical improvement. On the other hand, the tax policy represents usually the mechanism of continuous adjustment of the level of public expenditures and the amount of applied taxes in ]]> 13.09.2017 21:19 Environment protection – a responsibility for producers, importers and distributors Environment protection – a responsibility for producers, importers and distributors // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/waste2cbf0b.JPG http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=548&t=/News/News-CNPM/Environment-protection-a-responsibility-for-producers-importers-and-distributors/ On September 6 within a working meeting the Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment (MARDE) presented the new legal framework and launched the dialog between the interested parties to establish the mechanism of implementing the principle of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR). Twenty representatives of ministries and unions from the Republic of Moldova including the National Confederation of Employers have attended the meeting. During the meeting, two developed and consulted normative acts will facilitate the mechanism of application mechanism of provisions in ]]> 10.09.2017 00:34 The average salary in dynamic The average salary in dynamic // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/dinamicad81c2.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=545&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-average-salary-in-dynamic/ Evolution of the average salary in national economy is dynamic. Thus, the nominal gross average monthly wages in the 2nd quarter of 2017 - 5636.70 MDL, which demonstrates an increase with 13,2% compared to the 2nd quarter of the last year, in the conditions that the annual inflation rate of 5,9% (wage increase exceeds more than twice the rise in consumer price levels). Growth in the budget sector and the real one is of similar size (13, 2% and respectively ]]> 04.09.2017 10:14 A work visit was held by an ILO expert to the CNPM A work visit was held by an ILO expert to the CNPM // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/2110408610211942551776364229867638oc1d1b.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=541&t=/News/News-CNPM/A-work-visit-was-held-by-an-ILO-expert-to-the-CNPM/ During the period 22-23 august Dragan Radic, senior specialist, employers activities, International Labour Organization (ILO) has come on a work visit to the National Confederation of Employers of Moldova (CNPM). During the visit, the expert was informed about the most important activities held by the CNPM during the last period and he came up with some suggestions. The expert states that the CNPM should undertake a thorough monitoring of the legislation and should be more insistent when necessary to put pressure ]]> 24.08.2017 21:17 President of the CNPM participated at the Congress of the CCI President of the CNPM participated at the Congress of the CCI // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/2099342110211911715565478942554570of2ce8.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=540&t=/News/News-CNPM/President-of-the-CNPM-participated-at-the-Congress-of-the-CCI/ Recently in Chisinau was held Meeting of the Ordinary Congress IV of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, where participated 175 delegates, decision makers from Moldova, guests from Romania, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Lithuania, etc. The agenda of the event included: Presenting the activity of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of RM in the period between the 3rd and 4th Congresses (August 17, 2012 - August 10, 2017); approval of some amendments to the Statute of the CCI; approval of the ]]> 13.08.2017 09:28 CNPM is open to accept new members CNPM is open to accept new members // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/coperta-ro-page-001bd210.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=539&t=/News/News-CNPM/CNPM-is-open-to-accept-new-members/ The National Confederation of Employer of Moldova accepts new companies to become its members. With over 20 years of experience in representing the interests of the business environment within governmental platforms and common negotiations, the CNPM is the organization of business environment that promotes and defends the legitimate interests of its members in relations with public authorities, trade unions and other legal entities. CNPM invites business people to associate under the umbrella of the Confederation to be more eloquent in dialogue with ]]> 10.08.2017 20:42 Social partners held a discussion with UN representatives Social partners held a discussion with UN representatives // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=536&t=/News/News-CNPM/Social-partners-held-a-discussion-with-UN-representatives/ 29.07.2017 22:21 Visit of the Tajikistan delegation to the CNPM Visit of the Tajikistan delegation to the CNPM // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=535&t=/News/News-CNPM/Visit-of-the-Tajikistan-delegation-to-the-CNPM/ 28.07.2017 14:10 More activities with 12 working hours More activities with 12 working hours // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/sedinta-sindicatea879f.JPG http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=534&t=/News/News-CNPM/More-activities-with-12-working-hours/ Recently the National Confederation of Employees of Moldova has met with social partners in a work group to discuss the proposals of the trade union to modify and complete the collective convention (national level) no 2 "Work and rest hours". The main reason to start these negotiations is the modification of the Amendment to this Convention that foresees a range of activities that allows working during 12 hours, followed by a pause of 24 hours. Trade unions presented a range of ]]> 27.07.2017 23:11 The fiscal and custom policy has been discussed within a meeting The fiscal and custom policy has been discussed within a meeting // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/raport-privind-situatia-macroeconomica-pe-anul-2017-si-proiectia-acesteia-pe-anii-2018-2020-iv-a1668972d0.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=533&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-fiscal-and-custom-policy-has-been-discussed-within-a-meeting/ Today, on the 20th of July the fiscal and custom policy has been discussed within a meeting organized by the Ministry of Finance. The meeting aimed on presenting the business project to other interested stakeholders, as well as discussion of their proposals. The meeting started by presenting the key points of the project. Prior to organize this meeting the Ministry of Finance through a request posted on its website established the deadline on the 17th of July for addressing amendments ]]> 21.07.2017 12:41 Law on fiscal policy for 2018 discussed by the CNPM Law on fiscal policy for 2018 discussed by the CNPM // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/20138265102116092977252211593532031o7819d.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=528&t=/News/News-CNPM/Law-on-fiscal-policy-for-2018-discussed-by-the-CNPM/ A work group composed of members of the National Confederation of Employers of Moldova has met today, on the 14th of July in a meeting to discuss the Law on fiscal policy for 2018 proposed for approval by the Ministry of Finance. Every amendment proposed was thoroughly analysed and the appeared proposals will be presented until the 17th of July 2017. The most important stipulations to the fiscal policy for 2018 are the following: -          the economic agents of the small and medium ]]> 16.07.2017 22:22 The CNPM supports the elimination of job record card The CNPM supports the elimination of job record card // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/carnet-de-munca87969.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=523&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-CNPM-supports-the-elimination-of-job-record-card/ The National Confederation of Employers supports the amendment of the law adopted by the Parliament based on which the job record cards will be eliminated and the employers will no more be obliged to present the staffing states by the to the State Labor Inspectorate. "The job record card is a document that confirms the professional evolution of the employee, an exchange of information about employers. Previously this document was used to establish social security rights. Now it is no more ]]> 04.07.2017 10:56 The CNPM presented its position on introducing the meal vouchers The CNPM presented its position on introducing the meal vouchers // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/35609932585d3697397f1b5732a.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=522&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-CNPM-presented-its-position-on-introducing-the-meal-vouchers/ The National Confederation of Employers considers that the system of meal vouchers has to be clearly regulated in the case in the case that some economic agents want to give it up. "In the variant presented now, the initiative discriminates the economic agents that have canteens. In this case it might happen that employees would also require meal vouchers" said Vladislav Caminschi, the Executive Director of the CNPM. The position of CNPM has been presented within the second round of debates on ]]> 30.06.2017 11:44 Consumers demand for tariff equity Consumers demand for tariff equity // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/1943361718874113781659811437806929n736a4.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=518&t=/News/News-CNPM/Consumers-demand-for-tariff-equity/ The National Confederation of Employers, representatives of central public authorities, electricity sector, business and civil society have met on June 22, 2017 within a round table with the topic: "Ways to exclude tariff discrimination of consumers connected to high voltage electrical networks". During the meeting the problem of applying non discriminatorily the new tariff chart on electrical energy. Events moderator, the High Councilor of the EU in electrical policies for the Republic of Moldova, Mr. Alexandru Sandulescu described essence of the problem. "Consumers ]]> 24.06.2017 22:57 The new modifications of the Labor Code redefine some employees obligations The new modifications of the Labor Code redefine some employees obligations // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/gov8411b.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=517&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-new-modifications-of-the-Labor-Code-redefine-some-employees-obligations/ The cabinet of Ministers has approved a series of modifications and amendments to the Labor Code of the Republic of Moldova during the meeting held on June 23, 2017. The measure aims to enrich the business sector and investment climate through improving the legislation and redefinition of some employees obligations. Thus, employers will be exempted of the obligation to present to the territorial labor inspection information about staff posts as well as to issue to employees the nominal access permits. At ]]> 23.06.2017 22:38 Moldova stays one of the priority countries for support from the ILO Moldova stays one of the priority countries for support from the ILO // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/194335671885939281646524816661876naa842.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=516&t=/News/News-CNPM/Moldova-stays-one-of-the-priority-countries-for-support-from-the-ILO/ During 12-16 June, management of the National Confederation of Employers of Moldova participated at the 106th session of the International Conference of Labor from Geneva - event that gathered representatives of employers, employees as well as delegates of Governments. Moldovan delegation participated at the negotiation and voting of the budget of the International Labor Organization (ILO) for the following period. The financial resources have to be distributed on regions and Moldova is one of the countries that will benefit of the ]]> 21.06.2017 12:23 Moldova and Latvia signed two Protocols of economic cooperation Moldova and Latvia signed two Protocols of economic cooperation // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/DSC0468920a7.JPG http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=509&t=/News/News-CNPM/Moldova-and-Latvia-signed-two-Protocols-of-economic-cooperation/ On the 8 of June in Chisinau was held the second meeting of the Joint Cooperation Council in Moldovan-Latvian business organized by the Confederation of Employers of Latvia (LDDK) and the National Confederation of Employers of Moldova (CNPM). The event was held within the third intergovernmental session. The both parties elucidated the results of the meeting of the Joint Cooperation Council in Moldovan-Latvian business created at the initiative of the Confederation of Employers from Latvia and the National Confederation of Employers ]]> 11.06.2017 22:31 Training materials for vocational schools Training materials for vocational schools // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/prezentare-cartic25be.JPG http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=506&t=/News/News-CNPM/Training-materials-for-vocational-schools/ The National Confederation of Employees of Moldova (CNPM) together with the Ministry of Education and with the support of the Project- Training partnership for craftsmen Kreishandwerkerschaft HersfeldRotenburg developed a set of training materials to ensure Safety and Health at work.  The books are for 32 vocational schools and 2 Centres of excellence from Moldova and were donated during a training held on May 30, 2017. The National Confederation of Employees considers that the accidents at work represent an essential aspect of labour ]]> 03.06.2017 22:13 The modifications to the Labour Code were approved by the Government The modifications to the Labour Code were approved by the Government // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/foto-mg69868dca0.jpg http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=505&t=/News/News-CNPM/The-modifications-to-the-Labour-Code-were-approved-by-the-Government/ During the meeting from May 31, the Government has approved the amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Labour Code of the Republic of Moldova. These aim on improving the labour law and ensure the respect of legitimate rights and interests of both parts in labour relation. All the amendments were proposed within a work group created with the participation of Unions, Ministry of Labour and the National Confederation of Employees. According to the amendments, the individual labour contract can ]]> 31.05.2017 22:07 Activity of the NCEM was appreciated within the meeting of the Board of Directors Activity of the NCEM was appreciated within the meeting of the Board of Directors // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/DSC0382edabf.JPG http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=501&t=/News/News-CNPM/Activity-of-the-NCEM-was-appreciated-within-the-meeting-of-the-Board-of-Directors/ The Board of Directors of the National Confederation of Employers analysed the results of activity for the first months of this year. The working meeting was held on May 25. Board members appreciated the degree of reaching the established indicators for the concerned period and came with ideas for the next period. Also was highly appreciated activity of NCEM members by the Economic Council of Prime Minister. Leonid Cerescu, president of the Confederation has mentioned that NCEM participates within this Council to promote ]]> 29.05.2017 10:18 Dual education – solution for the labour force market in Moldova Dual education – solution for the labour force market in Moldova // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/public/publication_covers/IMG4696b6b99.JPG http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=500&t=/News/News-CNPM/Dual-education-solution-for-the-labour-force-market-in-Moldova/ During the period 14-20 of May, Leonid Cerescu, president of the National Confederation of Employers participated at a study visit on the topic of organization and development of dual education in Germany, organized within the project "Structural reform in the Technical Vocational Education in the Republic of Moldova". Within this visit have been discussed subjects related to: labour force policy of Trade Unions in Germany; responsibilities of Chambers of Professional Education; the study of the evolution of the labour market as ]]> 26.05.2017 23:55 Electricity tariffs subject discussed by the Competition Council Electricity tariffs subject discussed by the Competition Council // News CNPM http://www.cnpm.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=28&id=499&t=/News/News-CNPM/Electricity-tariffs-subject-discussed-by-the-Competition-Council/ 26.05.2017 10:02