Doing Business in Russia
A practical Guide for investors & entrepreneurs
Russia is a fast-developing country and is committed to improving the investment climate.
Its Foreign Investments Law permits foreign investment in most sectors of the Russian economy including government securities, stocks and bonds, direct investment in new businesses, the acquisition of existing Russian-owned enterprises, joint ventures, etc.
This guidebook has been prepared by ESK Law Firm to give the potential investors an insight into Russia and its economy and legal system.
Investors often face the problem of deciding which legal structure they should choose for their business in Russia.
Therefore, this guide provides an overview of forms of business and accounting rules and answer questions that frequently arise for foreign businesses.
In 2019 Russia rose to 28th place in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking, overtaking most other CIS countries, indicating a consistent lowering of administrative barriers to business.
ESK Law Firm, with its connections in Russia, assists individuals and companies to expand their businesses into this country.
ESK possesses extensive knowledge of Russian business environment and is always ready to come to the assistance of first-time and experienced investors alike.