Members of the Israeli-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce and Industry were informed about the reforms in the social sphere in our country
Xeberinvar.com - reports that- Minister of Labor and Social Protection Sahil Babayev met with members of the Israeli-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
During the meeting, the President of the Chamber Alex Kaplun stressed the importance of such a meeting in terms of informing members of the Israeli-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce and Industry on large-scale social reforms in Azerbaijan in the field of labor, employment and social protection.
Babayev stressed that friendly relations between Azerbaijan and Israel, based on high political trust, are constantly expanding. He spoke about the historic victory of the Azerbaijani Army in the Great Patriotic War last year under the leadership of President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev. Speaking about the friendly position of the State of Israel during the military operations to liberate our lands from the occupation of Armenia, the Minister stressed the political and humanitarian support provided to our country, and expressed gratitude for it. He noted the successful activities of Israeli companies in various sectors of the Azerbaijani economy. He expressed satisfaction with the interest of Israeli companies in participating in the reconstruction of our liberated territories.
Noting the special role of the Jewish community living in Azerbaijan in the formation of friendship and high political trust between Azerbaijan and Israel, the Minister noted the consistent and systematic state support for the development of entrepreneurship in Azerbaijan. Babayev spoke about measures to support employment and social welfare in the country during the pandemic, protection of jobs, wages and employment opportunities. He informed about the expanding social protection and active employment programs. He noted the "Employment Marathon", which has been going on for a month to support the employment of family members of martyrs and veterans. He said that the number of employers joining the marathon is growing.
The Minister spoke about measures to prevent informal employment, effective mechanisms used to stimulate the transition to formal employment. He noted the dynamics of growth in the number of employment contracts, the development of social dialogue with entrepreneurs. He informed about the concept of DOST, proactive services in the social sphere.
Babayev also answered questions from members of the Israeli-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Within the framework of cooperation between the Israel-Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Azerbaijan State University of Oil and Industry, a project on organization of vocational training courses on information technology and employment in partner companies was presented in order to increase employment opportunities for children of martyrs and veterans.
source : Google News sosial.gov.az