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DOMINICAN REPUBLIC to sponsor visitor invitation tickets for OTDYKH 2015

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC to sponsor visitor invitation tickets for OTDYKH 2015

Ministry of Tourism of the Dominican Republic has become an official Sponsor of complimentary invitation tickets for OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market 2015, 15 – 18 September, Moscow, Russia. Since 12 years Ministry of Tourism of the Dominican … April 30, 2015
Serbia to become Partner country of OTDYKH – International Russian Travel Market 2015

Serbia to become Partner country of OTDYKH – International Russian Travel Market 2015

In 2015 Russia’s leading tourism and travel event OTDYKH will have a focus on Serbia, its recently announced Partner Country for this year. Serbia has connected West with East for centuries – a land in which civilisations, cultures, faiths, climates … February 3, 2015
Transaero is appointed the Official Airline of OTDYKH 2014 International Russian Travel Market

Transaero is appointed the Official Airline of OTDYKH 2014 International Russian Travel Market

Transaero has been appointed the Official Airline of OTDYKH 2014 International Russian Travel Market. All visitors and exhibitors of this global travel and tourism event in Moscow can join Transaero’s “World Events” programme and profit from … June 3, 2014
HRS to sponsor “Corporate Buyer” programme at Russia’s leading meeting industry event OTDYKH MICE 2014

HRS to sponsor “Corporate Buyer” programme at Russia’s leading meeting industry event OTDYKH MICE 2014

HRS has become a sponsor of the «Corporate Buyer» programme of the 10th International Meetings Industry and Business Travel Exhibition & Conference OTDYKH MICE being held on 16–19 September 2014 within OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market. The … May 28, 2014
Green Globe expands to Russia, Poland and Ukraine

Green Globe expands to Russia, Poland and Ukraine

LOS ANGELES, California - Appointing Ms. Anula Galewska as their first accredited auditor and consultant for Russia, Poland and the Ukraine, Green Globe Certification will begin to expand their services in those countries. Ms. Galewska has been working … May 9, 2013
Agoda.com partners with WuBook for great hotel deals in Russia

Agoda.com partners with WuBook for great hotel deals in Russia

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), is partnering with WuBook for a strategic partnership that will allow Agoda.com to add WuBook’s inventory of hotels in Russia to its … May 3, 2013
Russia’s poor image abroad holds back inbound tourism

Russia’s poor image abroad holds back inbound tourism

Russia’s poor image overseas is holding back its inbound tourism industry’s ability to attract visitors from the US and Western Europe, reveals new research at World Travel Market’s (WTM) Vision Conference-Moscow today. Inbound tourism arrivals … April 3, 2013
WTM Vision Conference-Moscow is back with another industry-leading line up

WTM Vision Conference-Moscow is back with another industry-leading line up

The second WTM Vision Conference-Moscow has an industry-leading line up to help senior industry delegates run their businesses. The conference, which takes place at the Marriott, Moscow Grand Hotel on Tuesday, April 2, starts with exclusive research … February 26, 2013
Russian navy ship leads the way in Seychelles during Carnival 2013 in show of solidarity in fight against Somali bandits

Russian navy ship leads the way in Seychelles during Carnival 2013 in show of solidarity in fight against Somali bandits

Russia was again present at the 2013 edition of the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Carnival in Seychelles with one of their navy ships. It was the third year running that Russia sent one of their navy ships to Seychelles for the annual carnival. The Russian … February 11, 2013
Guam Visitors Bureau appoints ConnectWorldWide as official PR and marketing representation in Russia

Guam Visitors Bureau appoints ConnectWorldWide as official PR and marketing representation in Russia

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) has appointed CONNECTWORLDWIDE (CWW) as its public relations and marketing representation in Russia. CWW is a global representation company with over 35 offices around the world, representing such companies … December 21, 2012
Almost 40 million Russians traveled abroad in the first 9 months of 2012

Almost 40 million Russians traveled abroad in the first 9 months of 2012

Latest statistics on Russian outbound travel for the first 9 months of the year 2012 were published by the Federal Agency for Tourism of the Russian Federation. According to officials, 37,299,930 Russians traveled abroad in the first 9 months of the year … December 4, 2012
Delegation of Russian investors satisfied with their Seychelles visit

Delegation of Russian investors satisfied with their Seychelles visit

A strong group of Russian investors have now ended their visit to Seychelles where they met with Ministers Joel Morgan (Internal Affairs & Transport), Peter Sinon (Minister for Natural Resources and Industry), Pierre Laporte (Finance & Investment), Alain … December 2, 2012
Russian investors explore the Seychelles possibility

Russian investors explore the Seychelles possibility

A group of investors from St. Petersburg, Russia, is in Seychelles to explore possibilities for serious investments. The group of Russian investors is being guided by Victoria Contoret and Gwilym Sicobo from the Seychelles Investment Specialists (SIC … November 26, 2012
Corinthia Hotels in Malta and Russia bag travel industry Oscars

Corinthia Hotels in Malta and Russia bag travel industry Oscars

Corinthia Hotels announced that its five-star Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa in Malta and its Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg in Russia, were among Europe's travel elite to walk off with top honors at a World Travel Awards (WTA) ceremony hosted in the Algarve … October 17, 2012
Tourism in Russia contributes more to GDP than automotive manufacturing

Tourism in Russia contributes more to GDP than automotive manufacturing

The travel and tourism industry in Russia is bigger than the size of automotive manufacturing industry and directly supports almost as many jobs as the financial sector.This is according to new research from the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) … September 19, 2012
Guam cultural group performs on Russian national television

Guam cultural group performs on Russian national television

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia - Inetnon Gef Pa’go, an award-winning Guam cultural dance group, was recently showcased on the Russian national television program “Tsentre Uninmania” (“The Center of Attention”). The appearance was made possible through … July 17, 2012
Guam Visitors Bureau launches first consumer promotion in Russia

Guam Visitors Bureau launches first consumer promotion in Russia

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia - Furthering their efforts to grow and diversify Guam’s tourism base, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) recently launched the island’s first Russia consumer promotion in Vladivostok during the city’s annual City Day holiday. “We … July 13, 2012
Successful Routes CIS event draws to a close

Successful Routes CIS event draws to a close

The second Routes CIS event drew to a close today in Ekaterinburg, Russia. The event opened on Sunday with the inaugural Routes CIS Strategy Forum, during which a number of leading industry experts covered some of the hot topics affecting aviation in … June 26, 2012
Russian inbound tourism a disaster, WTM Vision Conference – Moscow delegates heard

Russian inbound tourism a disaster, WTM Vision Conference – Moscow delegates heard

The Russian inbound tourism industry has been slammed as a “disaster,” during a lively panel debate at the inaugural WTM [World Travel Market] Vision Conference - Moscow. KMP Group President, Vladimir Kantorowich, labelled the inbound Russian industry … April 11, 2012
Russia in with a sporting chance

Russia in with a sporting chance

Russia is set to see a 20 percent increase in visitor arrivals over the next four years fueled by the hosting of major sporting events, reveals research unveiled today at the World Travel Market (WTM) Vision Conference-Moscow. Russia is hosting an … April 4, 2012
Seychelles tourism reaffirms its engagement with the Russian market in Moscow at MITT Tourism Trade Fair

Seychelles tourism reaffirms its engagement with the Russian market in Moscow at MITT Tourism Trade Fair

The Seychelles Tourism Board and its partners interested to work with them to further develop and consolidate the Russian tourist market for Seychelles, namely, 7 Degrees South represented by Anna Butler Payette and Victoria Grigoriev, and Hilton Seychelles … March 26, 2012
Seychelles sends best wishes to newly-elected Russian President

Seychelles sends best wishes to newly-elected Russian President

Seychelles President James Alix Michel has extended the congratulations of the people and government of Seychelles to the newly-elected President of the Russian Federation, Mr. Vladimir Putin, and has expressed his commitment to the ongoing cooperation … March 5, 2012
GVB welcomes first Russian family on Guam since visa parole authority

GVB welcomes first Russian family on Guam since visa parole authority

TUMON, Guam - On January 17, 2012, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) welcomed the first Russian visitors since the US Department of Homeland Security approved visa parole for Russian citizens on January 15, 2012. The Prudnikovs, a family of four, arrived … January 26, 2012
New General Manager for Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg in Russia

New General Manager for Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg in Russia

Eric Pere, a French national, is moving to St. Petersburg from Libya, where he was General Manager of the Corinthia Hotel Tripoli. Before joining Corinthia Hotels, Eric was Director of Development with Orient Express Hotels, and prior to that, General … November 29, 2011
Russia's MICE business continues to grow

Russia's MICE business continues to grow

According to Dmitry Smirnov of Events Magazine Russia, the meetings industry in Russia has experienced substantial growth in the last year with the leading 12 specialists recording International MICE business in excess of €.70 million and this figure … November 1, 2011
Seychelles in solidarity with Russia following tragic plane crash

Seychelles in solidarity with Russia following tragic plane crash

Following the devastating plane crash carrying Russian hockey players in central Russia yesterday, Seychelles President Michel has sent a letter of condolence on behalf of the government and people of Seychelles. President Michel expressed deep sorrow … September 8, 2011
WTM 2011 highlights emerging BRIC economies

WTM 2011 highlights emerging BRIC economies

World Travel Market (WTM) 2011 will focus on the emerging BRIC economies with its first-ever dedicated headline session on the travel and tourism potential of Brazil, Russia, India, and China. WTM 2010 highlighted the tourism development in the BRIC … July 8, 2011
100th nominee joins My Planet Travel Awards 2011

100th nominee joins My Planet Travel Awards 2011

The Peninsula Hong Kong is the latest and 100th nominee to join the My Planet Travel Awards 2011. The Peninsula will be represented in the category Best Hotel in Asia, Australasia and the Indian Ocean. The inaugural My Planet Travel Awards continue to … July 4, 2011
Russia to exhibit Saudi archeological masterpieces

Russia to exhibit Saudi archeological masterpieces

The State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, will host the third exhibition of the "Saudi Archeological Masterpieces through the ages" exhibition starting from May 16, 2011. www.hermitagemuseum.org The Hermitage Museum's leg follows the successful … May 15, 2011
Seychelles and Russia meet to discuss security challenges

Seychelles and Russia meet to discuss security challenges

Seychelles and Russia are set to deepen cooperation over security issues following discussions held with a high-level Russian delegation lead by the Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation, HE Mr. Nikolai Platonovich Patrushev, during … March 28, 2011
Free flow of tourists tops agenda of UNWTO Secretary-General visit to Russia

Free flow of tourists tops agenda of UNWTO Secretary-General visit to Russia

The importance of removing travel barriers to facilitate tourist flows was top of the agenda during the recent visit of UNWTO Secretary-General, Taleb Rifai, to Russia (Moscow, Russia, March 14, 2011). The issue of travel barriers was among the key … March 17, 2011
My Planet Travel Awards voter registration now open

My Planet Travel Awards voter registration now open

INTRODUCING RUSSIA'S TRAVEL INSIDERS Central to the My Planet Travel Awards is the unique online public vote by Russian tourists. Voting will take place on – and only on – the Russian language site. Voter registration is now open at www.myplanetawards.ru … March 16, 2011
Agoda.com and Russia’s SAT Airlines form partnership

Agoda.com and Russia’s SAT Airlines form partnership

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed priceline.com Inc. (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced a partnership with Russia’s SAT Airlines. As a result of the partnership, SAT air travelers will have immediate … February 21, 2011
Russia set to attend 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria with largest float

Russia set to attend 2011 Seychelles Carnaval International de Victoria with largest float

Russia continues to demonstrate their close ties and traditional solidarity with Seychelles having now accepted the invitation to attend the 2011 Seychelles "Carnaval International de Victoria," due to be held in Victoria between March 4-6, 2011. A … February 2, 2011
Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg wins Best Congress Hotel award

Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg wins Best Congress Hotel award

Corinthia Hotels announced that its newly-extended and refurbished five-star Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg in Russia was pronounced the city’s best Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Events (MICE) hotel in St. Petersburg at the "Russian Business … September 24, 2010
Last chance to join Russia's leading autumn tourism event 16th Otdykh LEISURE Moscow

Last chance to join Russia's leading autumn tourism event 16th Otdykh LEISURE Moscow

Russia's leading tourism and travel exhibition, Otdykh LEISURE, will be held September 21-24, 2010 in the International Exhibition Center "Crocus Expo" in Moscow, Russia. Having been granted the status of an "UFI-approved event," Otdykh LEISURE will again … June 14, 2010
Join leading professional tourism event MATIW 2010 in Russia

Join leading professional tourism event MATIW 2010 in Russia

With a record number of 1,100 exhibitors from 56 countries of the world, Otdykh Leisure 2009 was a great success. It was rated as a number one professional autumn tourism event by national tourism offices, as well as Russian and international tour operators. … February 17, 2010
Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg announces new senior management appointments

Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg announces new senior management appointments

The five-star Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg, in Russia, announced the appointments of Gianluca Tozzo as executive assistant manager in charge of operations, David Stern as executive assistant manager in charge of food and beverages, and Evgenia Nagimova … November 18, 2009
#1 secret to distributing your press release in Russia and being the envy of your competitors: download your luxurymedialist

#1 secret to distributing your press release in Russia and being the envy of your competitors: download your luxurymedialist

The luxurymedialist web site was launched on Monday, September 7, and already it has registered more than 10,500 visits in only 2 days. The interest in the Russian market is justified by the fact that more and more, Russians are high spenders and travel … September 8, 2009
Record numbers at Russia’s biggest autumn tourism event MATIW

Record numbers at Russia’s biggest autumn tourism event MATIW

Russia’s leading autumn tourism industry event MATIW proudly records increased numbers of exhibiting and participating companies. Financial crises and low arrivals from traditionally strong outbound markets lead to growing interest for the lucrative … July 22, 2009
Corinthia Hotels announces the re-launch of its luxury hotel in St. Petersburg, Russia

Corinthia Hotels announces the re-launch of its luxury hotel in St. Petersburg, Russia

Corinthia Hotels announced the re-launch of its refurbished and extended 400-bedroom luxury hotel on Nevskij Prospect in St. Petersburg, Russia, having more bedrooms and more facilities under one roof than any other luxury hotel in the city. Her … May 28, 2009
Russia’s annual catalogue of luxury travel provides luxury travel suppliers with a crisis-beating offer

Russia’s annual catalogue of luxury travel provides luxury travel suppliers with a crisis-beating offer

International Leisure World, “Russia’s annual catalogue of luxury travel,” is interested in receiving short news articles from luxury hotels and resorts around the world. “We are Russia’s only catalogue of luxury travel, and during these … May 27, 2009
The splendors of Russia: book now and fly free with AMAWATERWAYS

The splendors of Russia: book now and fly free with AMAWATERWAYS

Chatsworth, CA - The splendors of Russia are now more accessible than ever, thanks to the latest promotion from award-winning river cruise line AMAWATERWAYS. For one week only, March 23-27, 2009, passengers booking a spectacular Russian Waterways river … March 20, 2009
International Tourism Exhibition OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow receives Quality Label of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs

International Tourism Exhibition OTDYKH LEISURE Moscow receives Quality Label of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs

The International Trade Fair for Tourism and Travel Otdykh LEISURE, organized by Euroexpo has been granted a Quality Label of the Russian Union of Exhibitions and Fairs (RUEF). The decision to confirm the international status of the show and to grant … February 19, 2009
MIR Corporation announces new ways to explore Russia, China, Mongolia, and the Silk Road in 2009

MIR Corporation announces new ways to explore Russia, China, Mongolia, and the Silk Road in 2009

2009 brings four new exciting opportunities to travel with MIR Corporation, a company that specializes in trips at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. Travelers can choose from an array of scheduled small group active and cultural tours and sophisticated … January 12, 2009
30% more corporate and agency buyers for MIBEXPO RUSSIA 2008

30% more corporate and agency buyers for MIBEXPO RUSSIA 2008

MIBEXPO 2008 - Russia’s leading meeting industry, business and incentive travel event reports 30% increase in pre registered corporate and agency buyer from Russia. MIBEXPO RUSSIA will be held for the 4th time from 23 to 25 September in IEC Crocus … June 27, 2008
MIBEXPO RUSSIA ORGANIZER, EUROEXPO, JOINS ICCA

MIBEXPO RUSSIA ORGANIZER, EUROEXPO, JOINS ICCA

Leading exhibition and conference organizer in Russia, EUROEXPO, is proud to announce its recently approved ICCA Membership. With its head office in Moscow and the international office in Vienna, Euroexpo is well known as an organizer of over 12 international … May 28, 2008
Amadeus Waterways Releases 2009 Europe and Russia Brochure

Amadeus Waterways Releases 2009 Europe and Russia Brochure

From the vibrant tulip fields of the Netherlands to the magical Christmas markets of Germany, Amadeus Waterways is offering a wealth of opportunities to experience the waterways of Europe in 2009. The newly-released 2009 Amadeus Waterways Europe and … April 17, 2008



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