ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Jun 2014

In June 2014, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.

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  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

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Inception date: 23 Jun 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

On 23 June 2014, Federal Law 164-FZ entered into force. The law simplifies the procedures for hiring qualified specialists by RussianĀ IT companies. Furthermore, foreign journalists who work in media organisations established specifically for the dissemination of information in foreign languages may be hired under the simplified procedures.

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