Rise in number of employment contracts recorded


July 3, Fineko/abc.az. Compared with the beginning of 2019, at the end of this June the number of concluded employment contracts increased by 7.3% or 101,660 ones, including in the private sector by 14% or 77,000 ones.

The Ministry of Taxes reports that growth on the total number of employment contracts made up 75.7% compared with the share of the private sector.

A rise of up to 11,000 employment contracts was recorded in the private sector in June alone. Over the past 6 months of 2019 the growth of employment contracts in the private sector made up 26.3%, in trade 18.9%, and services 18.7%. There is also an increase in the wage fund.