Nonoil sector observes a rise on labor contract employees


July 28, Fineko/abc.az. The State Tax Service has published statistics on employees working under employment contracts.

ABC.AZ reports that compared with the index at the end of 2019, the number of labor contracts concluded increased by 107,300.

"The quantity of labor contracts concluded in the non-oil and private sectors on 1 July 2020 reached 748,800 and increased by 109,900 since the beginning of the year. The analysis shows that the growth in the number of labor contracts concluded this year was achieved only at the expense of the nonoil and private sectors of the economy," the Service informed.

The number of employment contracts concluded in Azerbaijan as of 1 July 2020 is 1.7 million contracts.