The housing Cabinet of the government of Israel is taking steps to increase the quota to the organized importation of builders from Eastern Europe.
As reported by «Globes», on Wednesday from Chisinau delegation returned, selecting to 2,000 Moldovan workers, willing to work on Israeli construction sites.
Preliminary screening included a medical test and the test for training. The Israeli delegation worked in cooperation with the Ministry of labour of Moldova.
In parallel, negotiations are underway to import to the Israeli construction workers from Romania and Ukraine. While preference will be given to those who have already worked in Israel previously.
Also the possibility to provide Israeli construction companies operating abroad, to bring to Israel the builders who worked on their foreign facilities, as well as the possibility of inviting foreign construction companies.
These steps are being taken in the background of the freeze of negotiations with China regarding the agreement on the importation of Chinese construction workers. Recall that the official Beijing requires that the contract had been prescribed a ban on the employment of workers for so-called «green line».