Heads of specialized departments of the regional government and heads of municipal formations in the mode of video conferencing, discussed the situation in the labour market. Opening the meeting, the head of the region recalled the instruction of Russian President Vladimir Putin on strengthening measures to combat unemployment, and encouraged the participants to share positive examples of work.

the Governor noted that in the Tyumen region in connection with the extension of the high alert until 21 June, the situation remains intense in the industries and sectors of the economy that have not yet resumed activity.

currently, the unemployment rate, calculated according to the methodology of the International labor organization and published by the Rosstat, in the Tyumen region lower than the national average and is 4.4%. Meanwhile in Russia on average, the unemployment rate is 5% and in the Urals Federal district is 4.8%.

According to forecasts of Ministry of economic development and the Ministry of labour of the Russian Federation, situation on the labour market in the country in the second and third quarters will remain challenging. Stabilization expected in the fourth quarter, a positive trend can appear in the first or second quarter of 2021.

As reported by the regional Director of the Department of labor and employment Hope Mazurkiewicz, the number of appeals to the employment service for the first two weeks of June compared to April and may of this year has decreased three times. First of all it is connected with the transition region to the second stage of the withdrawal restrictions.

In the Tyumen region there is a positive dynamics of the coefficient of tension in the labour market, defined by the ratio of the number of applicants to the employment service of citizens and the number of declared vacancies. In the region including 26 thousand vacancies. The largest increase in the number of vacancies recorded in agriculture, activities in real estate transactions, water supply, fields of manufacturing and provision of services to the population.

in Addition to the existing measures to support employment in the region the decision on creation of additional temporary jobs funded from the regional budget. For these purposes from the regional budget will be allocated 280 million rubles.

in addition, citizens seeking work with the assistance of the employment service, as before, can go through professional training and retraining, to open their own business and take part in activities implemented within the framework of national projects.

– the Task is to reduce tensions on the labour market remains a priority, – said Alexander Moore, ending the meeting. – Heads of municipalities need to work more closely with employment centres and employers of a��isolate all employment opportunities for our countrymen and create jobs. We will discuss measures to support employment and stabilize the economy of the region on a weekly basis.