YEREVAN, October 15. /ARKA/. Creation of high-professional jobs in Armenia is very important in stopping the labor migration, Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan said at the second Armenian-Russian interregional forum in Yerevan on Saturday.
“Many people speak today of the labor migration issue. I believe that our main task in stopping it is to create high-level jobs and conditions for entrepreneurship development,” he said.
According to him, such jobs can be opened due to industrial, IT sector development, as well as creation of a favorable investment atmosphere for international companies.
A number of agreements are expected to be signed within the forum, such as on cooperation between Vayots Dzor region of Armenia and Russia’s Arkhangelsk region, Armenia’s Lori and South Caucasus Railway cjsc.
After the plenary session the forum participants will go on with discussions in front of the round table.
The first Armenian-Russian interregional forum was held in Yerevan on April 18-20, 2011.
A number of agreements were reached following the forum, including the memorandum signed between SCR and Armenia’s government on launching a construction of a 32-km segment of Vanadzor-Fioletovo railway. -0-