Ukraine becomes popular destination for Turkish citizens looking for job
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept. 19
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
The number of Turkish citizens looking for job in Ukraine greatly increased from January through August 2020, the Turkish Employment Agency (ISKUR) told Trend.
The number of Turkish citizens, who visited Ukraine through ISKUR for the employment purposes, increased by 111 percent from January through August 2020 compared to the same period of 2019.
ISKUR added that 373 Turkish citizens visited Ukraine through ISKUR during the reporting period.
From January through August 2020, 6,408 Turkish citizens went abroad via ISKUR, which is 47.8 percent less compared to the same period of 2019.
As many as 75,217 citizens were provided with jobs through ISKUR in Turkey in August 2020, 30.7 percent of them accounted for women, while 69.3 percent - men.
According to the report, 97.2 percent of the total number of those provided with jobs in August 2020 accounted for the private sector.
The number of unemployed in Turkey reached 3.3 million people in August 2020; 47.6 percent of them accounted for women while 52.4 percent - for men.
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