Forecast for unemployment in Kazakhstan for 2021 announced

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President of JSC "Center for Development of Human Resources" Daulet Argandykov at a briefing in the CCS announced the forecast for unemployment in the republic for 2021, reports.

“The results of last year show that the unemployment rate was at 4.9 percent. We understand that there were issues related to the pandemic and regarding the methodology, some were classified as temporarily unemployed. Now, thank God, the situation is stabilizing. This year, plans will allow to keep the unemployment rate within 4.9 percent, taking into account the measures that are planned to be implemented," the speaker said.

According to him, this is due to the Employment Roadmap, the implementation of the Enbek state program and sectoral programs, fulfilled this year.
Ekaterina Eliseyeva
17:34, 15 April 2021