ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Dec 2012In December 2012, the government of Kazakhstan announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
25 2012 1673,
With Resolution No. 1673 of 25 December, 2012 "On establishing quotas for attracting foreign labour to work on the territory of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2013", the government introduced a foreign worker quota, set at 1.2 per cent of the economically-active population of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The quota was again reduced to 0.7 percent in 2014. Hence, this measure is no longer active.