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The situation with unemployment in Russia, despite the growth rate, is not critical. This was announced by the Chairman of the Federation of independent trade unions of the country Mikhail Shmakov at the press conference, the broadcast which was conducted on YouTube.
Shmakov noted that the full picture of unemployment can be obtained after Russia lifted the restrictions on the activities of organizations. “Now we have the statistics incomplete, but it shows the growth, however, is relatively smooth, the level of unemployment. And individual cases, which, however, have been in docolomansky period, the closing of businesses and dismissal of all employees,” he explained.
This applies mainly to the enterprises of small and average business, but “the information is out there is weak,” said the head of the Federation of trade unions.
Tuesday, April 28, Minister of labor and social protection of Russia Anton Kotkov reported that there are 950 thousand unemployed. According to him, the growth of this indicator in the last month is, however it is fairly discreet and is within the forecast of the Ministry. While the real situation on the labour market are reflected not to the full, as across the country entered the regime of non-working days.
Until the end of 2024 Russia will be the national project “Productivity and support employment.” In total it will allocate for 52.1 billion. The project aims to optimize processes and reduce their costs, reduce the cost and improve the quality of products, training employees, ensuring effective employment and increase of labor productivity up to five percent per year.
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