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The expanded board meeting of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population

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Today, the expanded board meeting of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Kazakhstan on the results of operations for the department in 2017 and the main tasks for the current year in the light of the President's Address.

The work of the board took the Kazakh Parliament deputies, representatives of the Presidential Administration and the Office of the Prime Minister, the Public Council, National Bank, central government agencies, the heads of coordination of employment and social programs, labor inspection, representatives of financial institutions, social partners, non-governmental organizations and others.

The main outcomes of agency activities in 2017 and tasks for 2018 said Minister Madina Abylkasymova.

In particular, the minister voiced the first results of the implementation of the program of productive employment and mass business until 2021, which was launched last year.

"In the framework of the Program of employment measures covered more than half a million people, of which about 70% or 300 thousand of the unemployed and the self-employed, employed on permanent jobs." - said the Minister.

In addition, in order to mass business development in 2017 it issued more than 7200 micro-credits, of which 57% are aimed at the realization of start-up projects. As a result, more than 4 100 people started their own business.

By the way, summing up the implementation of the Program, the Minister noted that today there is a clear picture of what part of the program needs to be improved.

"My colleagues from the regions have already discussed these issues. All proposals and conclusions, we summarize and elaborate detail in order to further the program was entirely focused on the mass development of entrepreneurship "- the Minister said.

The Minister spoke about the change in methodology destination of the basic pension. From 1 July 2018 its size will depend on the length of participation in the pension system.

At the same time, the experience will be included in the periods of work prior to 1 January 1998 and the period of participation in the pension system.

It is expected that the average size of the basic pension will increase by 1.8 times.

In view of the implementation of the budget of these tasks of the Ministry for 2018 has been increased to 2.6 trillion. tenge and 28.3% of the national budget.

On July 1, 2018 will introduce a new allowance for carers of adults disabled since childhood I group, in an amount not less than a living wage.

It is expected that the new manual will get about 14 thousand families. Conformity of draft legislation is currently being considered by the Majilis.

Overall, in 2018 permanent jobs planned to employ more than 300 thousand. Unemployed and self-employed.

To ensure trudnodefitsitnyh regional workforce planned voluntary resettlement of about 9000 people and the provision of subsidies for reimbursement of costs for employers (270), persons who are employed on a permanent job.

On behalf of the President's plan to speed up the process of drafting the Law on legalization of informal employment, which will provide a clear definition of self-employed status, facilitated their registration, provided tax incentives.

For more details on the development of the social security system, namely, the introduction of a new format of the TSA reported Deputy Minister Svetlana Zhakupova.

Recall for 2017 in a pilot mode in the framework of the project "development of leading" a large-scale work on the development of the legislative framework, the automation of processes of reception and processing of documents on the principle of one-stop shop on the basis of the Employment Centers.

"As a result of taking preventive steps to prevent queues at the employment center in January of this year, the appointment of a new format of the TSA about 26 families receive has been provided. According to our estimates, these measures will cover about 350 thousand families, "- said Svetlana Zhakupova.

Last year was the implementation of a package of measures to support the family, motherhood and childhood. Thus, the size of a one-time state allowance for the birth of a child with January 1, 2017 increased by 7%, and increased by 20% from July 1, 2017. As a result, in 2017 in comparison with 2016 year increase of 27%.

These measures helped to improve the demographic situation in the country. Over the past fifteen years have seen a rise in births almost 1.8 times. So, if in 2002 the country was born 221.2 thousand. Children, as of January 1 of the current year - 390.5 thousand children..

According to the vice-minister in the past year, the issues of providing departments ITU proactive form of six public services relating to the establishment of disability. In 2018 it is planned to eliminate the need for additional treatment of a disabled person for the paperwork for the provision of facilities and rehabilitation services.

"We constantly keep on monitoring the creation and provision of barrier-free environment. At present, the proportion of facilities, access for people with disabilities of the total number of passported of social and transport infrastructure is 90.7%, "- said Deputy Minister of Labor Svetlana Zhakupova.

In addition, during the board discussed issues of developing a coherent policy on the employment of the released labor force, which arises due to the digitalization of the economy.

According to the Minister of Madina Abylkasymova, in this regard, it is essential to work together with kupno companies in basic industries.

In general, it has identified a number of priority tasks facing the Office in the light of the Message of President of the country.

"Head of State NA Nazarbayev set targets for the introduction of the digital economy in the industry, a complete formalization of the population to ensure its social guarantees, as well as the support of the population in the development of small and medium enterprises, large-scale implementation of the nationwide program of productive employment and mass business. For effective implementation, we need to make an effort to work with interested state and other authorities, "- said the Minister.

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