BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 5. The Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population of Azerbaijan has launched the Labor Relations and Employment subsystem, which ensures the transition to a new important stage of reforms in the sphere of labor and employment, Trend reports citing the ministry.
Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Population Anar Aliyev emphasized that social reforms carried out on the basis of instructions from President Ilham Aliyev also cover the sphere of labor and employment.
According to him, a number of projects have been implemented to transfer employment and management services in this area to an electronic format, in the context of widespread introduction of innovative solutions, in recent years in Azerbaijan.
"Today, with the commissioning of the Labor Relations and Employment subsystem, Azerbaijan is entering a new and important stage of reforms in the sphere of labor and employment. The introduction of a new subsystem provides for fundamental changes in labor relations,” Aliyev said.
“This subsystem forms a single platform for labor relations for all employers and employees, a new serious mechanism to support labor market participants. The conclusion of employment contracts is ensured not on paper, but in electronic form, with the help of this subsystem, the transition to digital personnel records, and the digitization of other paper transactions carried out in the process of labor relations," Aliyev noted.
Meanwhile, Chairman of the Board at the State Employment Agency Mustafa Abbasbayli said that the "Labor Relations and Employment" system will contribute to more flexible and convenient performance by employers of their work on personnel matters.
"It will be possible to prepare various types of orders, including for concluding labor contracts in electronic form, carrying out operations under contracts, electronic signing of contracts," Abbasbayli added.