Russian Ministry of Education and Science will fund 110 foreign researchers for their research activity in Russia. Funding is supposed to be for professors, heads of departments of research organizations.
2 million rubles per year will be provided to researchers according to results of competitive calls and a half of this sum may be used for salary. For this moment 380 claims for funding were obtained from abroad.
Information source: http://mon.gov.ru/press/smi/6714/