ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Sep 2015

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

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Labour market access

Rossiyskaya Gazeta, an official newspaper of the Russian Government, Capital release No. 6779 of September 17, 2015, reports that the Russian Ministry of Labour has submitted for public discussion a draft law concerning migration. Concretely, it proposes to be introduced a quota for the number of foreign workers in the local construction sector. The upper limit of the quota is to be set at 65%.
 

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