On December 6th, AIM organized a technical meeting with the Bureau of Migration and Asylum on the regime of foreigners in the Republic of Moldova.
The purpose of the meeting was to identify the particularities and subtleties of applying the legal framework in the context of its modification.
As a result of the entry into force in March 2019 of Law no. 278 of 29.11.2018, regarding the regime of foreigners in the Republic of Moldova, AIM has documented unclear statements from the members regarding the applicability of this law.
During the meeting, the BMA made an exhaustive presentation of the legal framework with several practical aspects on the topic of the regime of foreigners in the Republic of Moldova.
The questions asked by AIM in this context were with regarding the process for evaluating the number of jobs created, the mechanism for evaluating reinvestment, the impact of applying the new conditions for obtaining the residence permit, the possibility of creating a more predictable and stable legal framework regarding the extension of the residence permit, the public availability of statistics on the number of investors or managers in the Republic of Moldova, the conditions and facilities for employing foreigners in Moldova.
As a result of the meeting, the clarifications regarding the applicability of the regulatory framework for the documentation of foreigners were clarified.