joblessness

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  • An undated photo depicts foreign travelers trekking across the Dasht-e-Lut, a barren landscape of shifting sands and wind-hewn dunes, in central Iran. 2020-06-05 20:19

    Coronavirus: Iran preparing to reopen doors to foreign travelers

    TEHRAN – Iran’s tourism ministry has forecast that the country will start hosting foreign travelers as of mid-summer with the priority given to travelers from the neighboring countries.

  • $95m allotted to generate jobs for the deprived 2019-09-07 19:59

    $95m allotted to generate jobs for the deprived

    TEHRAN – Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation has allocated 4 trillion rials (nearly $95 million) to create jobs for the financially struggling individuals residing in the northeastern province of Khorasan Razavi, the provincial foundation’s head has announced.

  • مهاجرت روستایی 2019-08-23 19:43

    ‘Joblessness caused 10% of migrations to urban areas last year’

    TEHRAN – Over the past Iranian calendar year (March 2018-March 2019), 588,312 individuals left villages for cities, while the reason behind 10 percent of total migrations was the lack of appropriate jobs and sufficient income, Mehr news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • $4.2b earmarked for job generation in rural areas 2019-07-01 22:40

    $4.2b earmarked for job generation in rural areas

    TEHRAN – A total budget of 180 trillion rials (around $4.2 billion) has been allocated to open up job opportunities in rural areas, vice-president for rural development and deprived areas has announced.

  • Relief foundation allots $1.5b to create jobs for the underprivileged 2018-11-20 22:25

    Relief foundation allots $1.5b to create jobs for the underprivileged

    TEHRAN – Imam Khomeini Relief Foundation has earmarked a total of $1.5 billion from the National Development Fund for generating jobs for the financially struggling individuals, the foundation’s head has announced.

  • Unemployment 2018-11-04 21:11

    Joblessness at 12.2% in summer

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report of the Statistical Center of Iran (SCI), unemployment rate in summer which corresponds to the second quarter of current Iranian calendar year (June 22-September 21, 2018) stood at 12.2 percent, increasing 0.7 percent in comparison with the same period in the preceding year.

  • ‘Joblessness causes 60% of migrations from rural to urban areas’ 2018-08-24 22:36

    ‘Joblessness causes 60% of migrations from rural to urban areas’

    TEHRAN – While some 60 percent of migrations from rural to urban areas are caused by the lack of appropriate jobs and sufficient income for educated people, so the government is intent on reversing migration through offering facilities and creating sustainable jobs in rural areas, deputy vice-president for rural development and deprived areas has said.