This year, the Spring and Labour Day is celebrated in difficult conditions.
St. Petersburg Governor Alexander Beglov and St. Petersburg Legislative Assembly Chairman Vyacheslav Makarov have congratulated the people of St. Petersburg on the Spring and Labour Day celebrated on May 1.
‘This year we are celebrating the Spring and Labour Day for the first time under such difficult conditions. Same as the rest of the world, our city is facing serious problems due to the pandemic. Many companies have suspended their operations. People who love their work and their colleagues have to stay at home,’ the joint message goes.
Alexander Beglov and Vyacheslav Makarov promised that the city government and the Legislative Assembly will do all it takes to help the businesses and organizations to overcome the economic downturn and keep workplaces.
They commended the contribution the business, benefactors and volunteers make to assist elderly people, school students and hospitals.
Alexander Beglov and Vyacheslav Makarov expressed their special thanks to doctors and nurses who spare no effort fighting for their patients’ life and health.