December 1, 2012
To be granted a work permit, migrants must present a certificate confirming they speak Russian, as the corresponding changes to the federal laws on the Legal Status of Foreigners in the Russian Federation and On Education come into force this Saturda
August 20, 2012
Russia’s population rose by 85,600 since the beginning of the current year, reaching 143.1 million as of July 1, the Federal Statistics Service said on Monday.
August 16, 2012
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has called for migration management strategy to be radically altered, saying that the Far East should be protected from excessive inflows of foreigners
May 11, 2012
Today Russia have come to understand that migration and Islam are closely inter-connected, and if one disregards this connection, country can face serious problems which Europe has already encountered
March 21, 2012
Experts said Russia needs to spend heavily to overhaul its immigration policy
March 13, 2012
According to a study released by the Pew Research Center, over 77 million migrants, or about 36 per cent of the worldwide total, have come from the 10 leading origin countries.
February 13, 2012
Foreigners wishing to work in Russia and the companies that want to employ them face numerous hurdles and red tape.
February 8, 2012
There are 70,000 children of immigrants, most of them with little knowledge of Russian, attending school in Moscow
February 6, 2012
The country’s Federal Migration Service has fleshed out Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s proposals to restrict immigration.
January 24, 2012
A 30-year old Russian woman Alina Andreeva was deported to Russia from the Indian state of Goa on January 22 for violating the Indian migration rules.
August 12, 2011
Russia becomes a fastidious host, rigorously selecting its guests. But is this host attractive and hospitable enough?
April 28, 2011
Foreign citizens invited to Russia for business or humanitarian purposes, or to work here, may be involved in teaching at scientific organisations and state-accredited universities, with the exception of professional religious education institutions.
April 1, 2011
A law easing the cumbersome process of registration on arrival in Russia has been passed in record time following complaints from the international business community about new guidelines that came into force in mid-February.
November 17, 2010
Nationalist groups will be horrified, but Russia is planning to bring in more migrant workers.