14751 applications were registered by Mogilev unemployment agency in January – June of 2009, making up 99.1% compared to the corresponding period of the year 2008. The correspondent of the site was told at the department of labour, employment and social aid, that regional unemployment agency found jobs for 12600 applicants, including 9 000 unemployed.
The agency has been searching for new jobs. During the period of January – June, 2009, 10 000 new jobs has been created in the sphere of building and constructional engineering, and small business.
Registered unemployment in Mogilev region corresponds to socially acceptable rate, making 1% per economically active population.