21 January 2010, Thursday, 10:44

Fidus Yamaltdinov: the goal of social policy is the rise of people’s prosperity and quality of life

author: Elena Makushina

The deputy Prime-Minister of Government RB, Minister of labor and population social protection RB Fidus Yamaltdinov told about solution of social aims at regional and local levels in the course of the training seminar for the heads of Bashkortostan’s towns and regions, held in Ufa.

The Vice-Premier marked the importance of timely solution of the challenges in sphere of labor and population social protection. In particular more than 9900 million rubles will be appropriated for realization of the arrangements in this sphere in 2010.

As Fidus Yamaltdinov reported, Republic of Bashkortostan managed to preserve positive dynamics of the indices in sphere of population level of life. In 2008 the share of people with the incomes lower than the subsistence wage has reduced from 12,8% to 1,5%. By this showing our region holds the second position in Volga federal district and the 12th in Russia. By the level of monetary incomes of population our Republic was found on the 21st place in 2008 and on the 18th place for nine months 2009.

The Vice-Premier turned the focus of attention of the municipal leaders to liquidation of arrears of wages. He also added that the problem of unemployment wouldn’t loose actuality in 2010 and urged the heads of municipal administrations to undertake all measures for keeping population employment and job placement at the appropriate level.