The number of applications for unemployment benefits in Moscow fell by almost 90%.
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“If in April more than 10 thousand applications were received by the center every day, now the number of those who applied for benefits has decreased to 1.2-1.5 thousand per day, that is, almost 90% less,” the deputy mayor is quoted as saying. city on social development Anastasiy Rakov.
According to her, this is due to the fact that the labor market is reviving: previously imposed restrictions are being removed, companies are returning to their usual life, new jobs appear.
More than 25 thousand people were employed and were deregistered.
Earlier, the Ministry of Economic Development presented a rating of the professions most popular with employers during the pandemic.