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09.11.2017

According to the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in the near future citizens of the Republic of Cyprus will have the opportunity to apply for long-term tourist visas to Russia.

Starting from November 21, 2017, Russian diplomatic missions and consular departments will issue single-entry tourist visas valid for up to 90 days to citizens of the Republic of Cyprus. To apply for a visa, a tourist confirmation from the host organization included in the federal register of tour operators will be required.

08.04.2017

✅ Registration at the place of stay or residence of foreign citizens who arrived for temporary stay (temporary or permanent residence) is carried out within 1 day from the date of their arrival at the place of stay or residence providing the submission of the documents by the receiving party or directly by foreign citizens in the relevant territorial body of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia;

21.02.2017

Russia has introduced the border regime in areas next to the border with Belarus on February 7.

The border regime has been introduced in Russia's three oblasts – Pskov, Smolensk and Bryansk.

There used to be no border zones at Belarus-Russia border before.

The innovation will not affect Belarusian citizens and will only apply to foreigners, the Russian border service assured.

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06.06.2014

Representative offices of foreign companies will be eligible to hire highly qualified professionals

According to the Federal law, the rules of accreditation of representativ iffices and branches of foreign legal entities will change on January 1, 2015.

In particular, a new category of employers (customers of work and services) that are entitled to hire highly skilled professionals is introduced. this category includes representative offices of foreign legal entities wich are accredited in the Russian federation.

16.04.2014

Federal Migration Service of the Moscow region relocated to the Krasnogorsk region

The unified migration center for the Moscow region openedin the business-park "Greenwood" (Krasnogorsk district, Moscow ring Road 69km) on April 16, 2014The

26.09.2013

Выходные дни в Консульстве Китая

Консульство Китая не будет работать в период с 01.10.2013 по 08.10.2013 (национальный праздник в стране). Просим Вас учитывать данную информацию при планировании командировок.

11.11.2011

The Russian Federation Government Decree of the quotas for 2012

Please be informed that according to the Russian Federation Government Decree of November 3, 2011 № 892 "On the determination of the need for involvement in the Russian Federation of foreign workers and the approval of the quotas for 2012" the need in quotas was identified: • The involvement of foreign workers in the amount of 1745584 people, • Invitation letters to enter the Russian Federation to implement the work in the amount of 460 510 people.

10.11.2011

Shri Lanka introduced a permissive procedure for entry and transit of foreign and Russian citizens from January 1, 2012

Please be informed that from January 1, 2012 Shri Lanka introduced a permissive procedure for entry and transit of foreign and Russian citizens.

For this purpose, the system of electronic authorization will be used («Electronic Travel Authorization»).
In order to obtain a visa you should apply on a special website www.eta.gov.lk and pay for the visa in the amount of:

∙ $ 25 for a transit visa for up to 6 days;
∙ $ 50-60 for tourist or business visa for up to 30 days.

Changes in the conditions of documents submitting the Consulate of Austria:

There are changes in the conditions of documents submitting the Consulate of Austria:

According to the new rules documents may be submitted without personal presence in case there were one Austrian or two Shengen visas in applicants’ other passports.
If the applicant had not above indicated visas previously, the documents may only be submitted personally by the applicant.

31.10.2011

Consulates days-off in November, 2011

1st of November – day off in the Consulates of Austria, Belgium, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia;
4th of November – day off in the Consulates of UK, Belgium, Spain, Canada, Cyprus, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, USA, France, Check Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia, South Africa, Japan;
10th of November – day off in the Consulate of India;
11th of November - day off in the Consulates of Poland, USA, France;

03.10.2011

Consulates days-off in October, 2011

3rd of October – day off in Consulate of Germany

3rd , 4th , 5th of October – days off in Consulate of Hungary

3rd , 4th , 5th , 6th ,7th , 10th of October - days off in Consulate of China

06th of October - day off in Consulate of India

10th of October – day off in Consulates of Canada, USA, Japan

12th of October – day off in the Consulate of Spain

19.09.2011

Consulate/Visa center registration for 19.09.2011

Austria - Consulate - 26th of September,

UK - Service center - 22nd of September,

Hungary - Consulate - 26th of September,

Germany - Consulate - 12th of October, the first window – 22nd of September,

Italy - Service center - 21st of September,

Holland - Service center - 21st of September,

Portugal - Consulate - 30th of September,

USA - Consulate - 29th of September,

04.07.2011

Entrance to Ireland by UK visa starting of 1st of July, 2011

Please be informed that from 1 July 2011, Ireland launched a program to bring the country more tourists. Under this program, decided to allow citizens from 14 countries visit Ireland if they have a visa to the UK. This rule will apply to citizens of Russia, Bahrain, Belarus, India, Qatar, China, Kuwait, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Montenegro.