Rus News Journal

The Kirghiz labour migrants have sent from the Russian Federation home $200 million

Volume carried out by the Moscow departments of system of remittances JUnistrim and Western Union from Russia to Kirghizia in 2005. In comparison with preceding year has increased by 400 %, having reached 200 million dollars, transfers news agency KABAR. The head of Moscow department Suren Ajrijan has informed On it.
It is one more certificate of explosive growth of labour migration. the market of remittances grows improbable rates, and we expect its further considerable growth this year - S.Ajrijan has told.
in its opinion, the valid volume of remittances of the Kirghiz labour migrants can appear considerably above, than it is officially informed. Many migrants, especially from the remote mountain areas of the country, try not to use cable system and without the declaration send the incomes received by them to Kirghizia .
the Same fast rates the quantity of emigrants from Kirghizia grows also. The population outcome can reach such scales that it will cause a serious damage to republic economy, the chairman of the commission of the Kirghiz parliament on labour migration of Kubanychbek Isabekov warns.
so high level of outflow of the population from the country is caused by a high rate of unemployment, shortage of the earth and disorder of industrial sector in the country.
according to K.Isabekova, Kirghiz leaving abroad do not intend to return home. Besides ethnic Slavs, the quantity of the ethnic Kirghiz leaving the country for ever, was tripled. He has noticed that about 90 thousand Kirghiz now obtain the Russian citizenship. To. Isabekov considers that the republic government should take immediate measures that labour migrants did not lose a close connection with the native land. In its opinion, it is necessary to consider the law on a dual citizenship.