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In Russia was preparing a national plan for restoration of employment and the economy. The corresponding order was given by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, reports “Interfax”.
It is expected that this should ensure the resumption of business life in the country and revive the labour market. The plan should be ready before may 25. In total, based on two packages of anti-crisis measures to support the Russian economy allocated more than two trillion rubles. Now preparing the third and fourth packages. According to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, the economy is receiving unprecedented support during the crisis.
Russian economy suffers a double blow from the collapse in oil prices and pandemics coronavirus. According to forecasts of the head of the accounts chamber Alexey Kudrin, following the results of current year Russia’s GDP decline will amount to about 5 percent. The number of unemployed in the country could grow from 2.5 million to 8 million, he said.
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