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More than 16,000 citizens recruited

More than 16,000 citizens recruited

Muscat – 

Following continuous efforts of government and private bodies to supply employment possibilities for job seekers as authorized by the Council of Ministers, 16,504 citizens have been appointed in private sector institutions in different governorates from December three, 2017 to March 12, stated the Ministry of Manpower.

The ministry stated in a statement that the quantity of males recruited was 11,121, whilst the quantity of females was five,383.

The statement added that eight,186 of the recruited job seekers had been with qualification beneath the common education diploma, five,520 with the common education diploma and two,798 with larger education diploma or university degree.

The statement added that the sectors of building, wholesale, retail trade, and manufacturing industries witnessed the highest recruitment percentage, with 33.four per cent in the building sector, 14.five per cent in the wholesale and retail trade sector and 13.7 per cent in the manufacturing sector.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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