the Chairman of Russian government Mikhail Mishustin said that many citizens can continue to work remotely after the end of the pandemic COVID-19, writes reported.

the Prime Minister noted that the epidemic has affected the way of life of hundreds of millions of people, companies and government agencies. In particular, due to the spread of coronavirus infection of the new type number of Russians working remotely has increased five times. The head of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Russian Federation admitted that after the victory over the infection, these people will continue this mode of operation.

According to the labor Ministry, the Russian Federation remotely employs nearly 5 million people. This is approximately 9.5% of the employed citizens. According to forecasts of the Ministry, in the future approximately 5% of employed Russians work in remote form.