The transformation of sole traders based in Mogilev Region into private unitary enterprises is underway, Vice Governor Vladimir Kravtsov told a news conference on Thursday.
In his words, there are around 26,000 sole traders in the region. Over 9,700 of them use waged labor. The latter should be registered as private enterprises by January 1, 2008, in accordance with presidential decree No. 760.
Over 1,000 sole traders have already obtained the necessary papers and completed the transformation process, the source added.