ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Nov 2014

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

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  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2015 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2016
Still in force

Labour market access

On November 14, 2014, the Russian Government (according to Decree of 2275-) announced the quota for the issuance of temporary residence permits for foreign citizens and stateless persons for 2015. The quota was set at 126 055 residence permits, down from 146 627 in 2014. This constitutes a decrease of 16.31 per cent.

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