Bishkek has more than 5,000 unemployed


In Bishkek, the number of officially unemployed as of January 1, 2018 was 5,078 people, First Vice Mayor of the city Renat Makenov reported at a municipality meeting.

According to him, the level of unemployment in the capital was 7.7 percent, against an average in the republic of 7.2 percent.

In 2017, at least 14,490 jobs were created in the city.

The cost of living in 2017 was 4,901 som increasing by 1.8...