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DPR and LPR Citizens to Undergo Free Professional Training in Russia

The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Russian Federation proposed to include in the programme of free retraining the citizens arrived from the Donetsk and Lugansk People’s Republics and received refugee status or applied for Russian citizenship.  As specified by the press service of the Ministry of Labor on Thursday, July 21, up

Trading | Business  | 02.02.22

Wildberries Allocates 5 Billion Rubles to Encourage Sellers for Faster Delivery

The Russian online retailer Wildberries announced that it will allocate 5 billion rubles to subsidize the trade commission for fast delivery. The company will reduce its trading commission for sellers who deliver goods faster than the regulatory deadlines.   As specified, the commission will decrease by 0.1 percentage points for each saved hour that will pass

Insight | Around Russia  | 14.10.21

Unemployment Rate in Russia Decreased to Pre-Pandemic Level

The unemployment rate in Russia has decreased to pre-pandemic indicators and is currently 4.4 per cent, according to the methodology of the International Labour Organization. The Minister of Labour and Social Protection of the country, Anton Kotyakov, stated that less than 850 thousand unemployed are currently registered in employment centres.   “In the Russian Federation, the

Insight | Around Russia  | 16.07.21

Russian Minors Mostly Welcomed in Big Companies

Russian large companies are ready to hire minors, according to the specialists of the SuperJob job search service. This is stated during the study of the opinions of 1,000 HR managers from all districts of the country.   According to the study results, 5% of Russian companies hire minors. Another 11% of employers can take minors

Insight | Around Russia  | 02.06.21

Most Russian Employers Hire Trainees After Internship

Most Russian employers invite trainees to stay in a company as a permanent employee, according to SuperJob job search specialists.  Thus, 72 per cent of Russian companies accept young specialists for internships and 30 per cent of employers even have special internship programmes. Most often, interns are attracted by large business (78 per cent of

Insight | Around Russia  | 26.05.21

Experts Asked Russians’ Opinion About Self-Employed

According to the director for work with public authorities at the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM), Kirill Rodin, 70 per cent of Russians have heard about the possibility of registering as self-employed and 37 per cent of them know quite thoroughly the issue, RIA Novosti reports.   When asked whether self-employed people should be given

Insight | Around Russia  | 17.04.21

Russian HR Experts Named Highest-Paid Remote Jobs in April 2021

The Rabota.ru job search service studied the database of vacancies and made the April rating of the highest paid offers with remote work. One of the highest salaries can be received by an Android developer of a mobile application with work experience from 3 years (up to 350,000 rubles a month). The applicant will have

Insight | Around Russia  | 09.04.21

Russian Employers Named Older Employees’ Top Qualities

Specialists of the Rabota.ru job search service and Sberbank NPF conducted a joint study and found out how Russian employers treat applicants over 50 years old and what their qualities are especially appreciated.  According to the survey results, Russian employers named the main advantages of candidates over 50 years old a responsible attitude to work

Insight | Around Russia  | 09.04.21

Russian Employers Named Advantages of Hiring Young Employees

Specialists of the Rabota.ru job search service conducted a study and found out why employers are ready to hire applicants aged 18-24. According to the survey results, 77 per cent of employers are even ready to train new specialists in the missing skills at the expense of their companies.  Thus, most employers named the desire

Insight | Around Russia  | 29.03.21

Almost 100% Penza Citizens Over 50 Found Job After Retraining

More than 700 citizens of pre-retirement age in the Penza region underwent vocational training under the “Demography” national project in 2020. About 97 per cent of them found work, TASS reports with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Labour of the Penza region.   “In 2020, as part of the “Older Generation” regional

Economics | Business | Around Russia  | 23.03.21

Self-Employed Number Reached 2 Million People in Russia

The number of registered self-employed in Russia has reached 2 million people. Since January 2019, such people have registered income of 327 billion rubles and paid taxes for 8 billion rubles, RIA News reports with reference to the Federal Tax Service. It is noted that more than 5 thousand people become self-employed every day in

Insight | Around Russia  | 22.12.20

Russian Job Seeker Portrait 2020

To understand who was looking for a job in 2020, the experts of the Rabota.ru job search service made a portrait of a typical job seeker by analyzing more than 300 thousand CVs of service users created during this year.  It turned out that during this year men searched for work from mobile devices on

Recommended | Insight | Around Russia  | 22.12.20

Russian Labour Market Results 2020

The Rabota.ru job search service together with the SberIndex analytical service prepared a study on the state of the Russian labour market in January-November 2020. It turned out that in Q3 2020, 36% of employers had partially restored pre-crisis indicators, while 16% of survey participants fully restored their business after the coronavirus restrictions were lifted