ANNOUNCEMENT 19 Dec 2013

In December 2013, the government of the Russian Federation announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2014 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2015
Still in force

Labour market access

On December 19, 2013, the Russian Government (according to Decree 1191) approved the permissible share of foreign workers for 2014 in the area of retail trade and sports. Compared to 2013, there has been an decrease from 25% to 15% in the allowed share of foreign workers in the retail trade of alcoholic beverages (code 52.25.1). 

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