ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Dec 2012In December 2012, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Decree of December 1, 2012, 1243, Approved permissible share of foreign workers for 2013 in the area of retail trade and sports, http://www.government.ru/gov/results/21750/
Rossiyskaya Gazeta*, Issue 5954 (281),
Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Issue 5670, Approved permissible share of foreign workers for 2012 in the area of retail trade and sports, http://www.rg.ru/2011/12/29/inostrancy-dok.html
*Rossiyskaya Gazeta is an official daily newspaper, which publishes the decrees, statements and documents of state bodies.
On December 1, 2012, the Russian Government (according to Decree 1243) approved the permissible share of foreign workers for 2013 in the area of retail trade and sports. Compared to 2012, there has been an increase from 0% to 25% in the allowed share of foreign workers in the retail trade of alcoholic beverages (code 52.25.1).