Russia makes easy to obtain a temporary residence permit for foreigners
In Russia, it will be easier for foreigners who know Russian to get a temporary residence permit.
Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin has instructed the Ministry of Interior and Labor to facilitate the granting of a temporary residence permit for foreigners who know the Russian language. This information was published on the Kremlin website.
According to the information reported on the Kremlin site, simplified procedures will be applied when citizens of foreign countries who know Russian language and want to work in Russia are granted residence permit.
The President of the Russian Federation also instructed to prepare a document on the amendments made to the legislation. Proposals must be prepared by August 31, 2018.
About 10 million foreigners live in Russia.