YEREVAN, August 6 – Sputnik. Workforce cannot find even in a crisis and even in the border villages. This was stated at a government meeting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.
The Prime Minister drew attention to one strange, according to him, the circumstance. Photographs taken in the border villages of Tavush region, in particular in Paravakar, it is clear that during the recovery employment of foreign nationals. One of the discussions in the government, attended by representatives of the company.
“It turned out that the problem, which we talked about in 2018, remained. On the one hand, there is unemployment, the other – not enough manpower,” he added.
In particular, the sewing company “Tavush textiles”, said that after two days in the border village of Paravakar, will open a new sewing shop, about 200 jobs, but the workforce here to find easy.
“Even in times of crisis, when seemingly there must be demand for every job, attracting people to work is a daunting task. We can argue that the pay is low. But still, even if we work somewhere, we get more money than not working,” he added.
According to Pashinian, the workers could not find even with pay at the rate of 5, 8 or 10 thousand drams a day.
Recall that in the framework of anti-crisis support, government supported enterprises, where not laid off employees because of the crisis.