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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Wage Arrears Down

MOSCOW -- In November, wage arrears reduced by 4.2 percent to 50,869 billion rubles ($1.9 billion) as of Dec. 1, 1999, Prime-Tass quoted the State Statistics Committee as saying Friday.

Total wage arrears last month dwindled by 3.3 percent in the production area to 37.589 billion rubles and by 5.6 percent in the social area to 10.954 billion rubles, Prime-Tass reported.