The coronavirus pandemic, which has affected most countries and severely affected the global economy, may change the labor market in the future. According to the results of research by experts Of the Institute of progressive education, which were at the disposal of RT on April 5, first of all, tourism workers will suffer.
“The study showed that travel agents and tour guides will be the first to fall into the risk zone. Tourism has become one of the most affected areas of the pandemic — due to restrictions on movement, companies are forced to suspend work, and this year analysts expect a major personnel restructuring and cleaning in this area, ” the study says.
It is noted that the risk zone also includes employees of the fitness industry, legal consultants, translators, teachers, Tutors, realtors, event managers, workers in the field of fashion and make-up, as well as stationary catering.
In addition, the experts added that due to the suspension of international and domestic flights, many airlines were on the verge of bankruptcy, which may later lead to the entry into the labor market of a large number of specialists in this field.
In the evening of March 29, the authorities of Moscow and the Moscow region introduced a mandatory home regime for all residents of the region. Later, their example was followed by other subjects of the country.
On April 2, Russian President Vladimir Putin extended the non-working days until the end of the month. This measure is necessary in order to reduce the rate of spread of coronavirus infection.
The spread of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes COVID-19 disease, began at the end of December last year. The focus of infection was the Chinese city of Wuhan. In a few months, the disease has spread to more than 190 countries around the world. On March 11, who declared a coronavirus pandemic.
According to the operstab on April 5, 5389 cases of coronavirus infection and 45 deaths were recorded in Russia.