ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2015

In January 2015, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

As of 1 January 2015 foreign citizensĀ and stateless persons temporarily residing in the Russian Federation will be insured under a compulsory pension insurance scheme as of their first working day. The premiums to the Pension Fund of the Russian Federation for employers of citizens of the Russian Federation, and employers who hire foreign nationals will be the same.

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