ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Nov 2011

In November 2011, the government of Russia announced changed rules for foreign investors.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Federal Law No.322-FZ. Cited in:
UNCTAD. (2012). Investment Policy Monitor 7. Available at http://unctad.org/en/PublicationsLibrary/webdiaepcb2012d1_en.pdf


Inception date: 17 Nov 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

FDI: Entry and ownership rule

On November 17, 2011 the Russian government released the
Federal Law No.322-FZ which relaxes the approval requirement for foreign acquisitions from previously 10 percent to up to 25 percent of the shares of companies developing federal subsoil resources.
 

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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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