Govt. presents package to back production, job creation

July 21, 2018 - 18:7

TEHRAN- Budget and Planning Organization of Iran put forward its 10-section protective plan to support domestic production and job creation during the present Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2019), Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

The excerpts of the proposed plan include: holding internship plan for university graduates, supporting entrepreneurs and employers via implementing a contributory plan, holding skill-training plans in real work environments to make trainees ready for entering the market, implementing wage subsidy plan to support employment of work force in deprived areas and by private sector, and also implementing microfinance plan via linking an official financial institute with a local non-financial one.

The proposed program also includes expansion and supporting home jobs besides developing job creation in housing, agriculture and industry sectors. The government is also intended to finance renovation of completely knocked down (CKD) vehicles of public transportation system across the country.