The allowable share of foreign workers in the retail trade and in the sphere of sport for 2014 is determined.

Government Decree №1191 from December 19, 2013 has determined the allowable share of foreign workers in the retail sector and in the sphere of sport in Russia, in 2014.

The allowable share of foreign workers employed by business entities in the Russian Federation:

- Retail sale of alcoholic beverages, including beer (code 52.25.1) - 15 % of the total number of employees
- Other sports activities (code 92.62) - 25 % of the total number of employees.

The participation of foreign workers in the retail trade of pharmaceutical products (code 52.31), retail trade in booths and markets (code 52.62), other retail sale not in stores (code 52.63) is prohibited.

So the economic entities should bring the number of foreign workers in line with the standards till January 01, 2014.