In Petersburg officially more than 80 thousand unemployed

the Number of unemployed in St. Petersburg has exceeded 80 thousand people, this was announced at a press conference of the municipal labor Committee. The Chairman of the Committee Dmitry Cherneyko said that the number of vacancies during the epidemic at COVID-19 had increased.

however, despite the increase in the number of vacancies, people looking for work, three times more. As reported STRC “Saint-Petersburg”, the pandemic took a training in online mode. Two months training in remote mode were of the order of 600 Petersburgers.

Experts predict that during the spread of coronavirus infection remain without a job more than 140 thousand citizens. However, according to the Committee on labor, unemployment officially must not exceed five percent. Anyway, the situation on the labour market stabiliziruemost the end of the year.

Recall that the Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin June 2 presented to Vladimir Putin’s plan to stabilize the economy. Subsequent recovery of all institutions and, finally, the transition to sustainable growth. This applies not only to enterprises and business, and, in the first place, incomes of citizens is the main goal of the plan to cope with the impact of the pandemic and change the very structure of the Russian economy, will need five trillion rubles and a lot of work.

Text: GTRK “Saint-Petersburg”