Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 16
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
In January 2018, 67 Turkish citizens visited Central Asian states of Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan through the Turkish Employment Agency (ISKUR) to find work, Trend reports referring to ISKUR.
Uzbekistan is the most popular destination for Turkish citizens seeking employment in Central Asia, according to ISKUR.
At the same time, in January 2019, the number of Turkish citizens visiting Uzbekistan through ISKUR decreased by 73.13 percent compared to the same month of 2018. In January 2019, only 18 Turkish citizens went to Uzbekistan via ISKUR.
In January 2019, the number of Turkish citizens who visited Turkmenistan via ISKUR decreased by 34.15 percent compared to the same months of 2018, and reached 27 people.
In January 2019, 22 Turkish citizens visited Kazakhstan via ISKUR, which is 24.14 percent less compared to the same month of 2018.
ISKUR noted that in January 2019, no Turkish citizens visited Kyrgyzstan for employment.
Moreover, in January 2019, 1,600 Turkish citizens went to foreign countries via ISKUR, which is 5.33 percent less compared to January 2018.
Also, in January 2019, 83,400 people were provided with jobs in Turkey, which is five percent more compared to the same month in 2018.
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