New employment program to focus on the creation of permanent jobs: B.Sagintayev

29 November 2016, 12:48

At the session of the Government, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev instructed to complete approval of new program of productive employment and mass entrepreneurship and to submit it for ratification in the near future.

Prime Minister noted that approaches to work with the unemployed citizens have been significantly changed in the framework of our program.

"If we had focused on temporary jobs within "Employment Roadmap-2020", now we come to the only permanent jobs through training. We give people the opportunity to start their own businesses and create new jobs. Responsible authorities are defined, the powers are distributed, including local executive bodies," B.Sagintayev said.

Prime Minister instructed to complete all preparatory work on the program and to submit it for ratification until 15 December.

It should be reminded that in accordance with the instruction of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, Government has developed a new program of development of productive employment and mass entrepreneurship. The aim of the program is to increase the income of self-employed and the unemployed by creating conditions for their productive employment.