Jordan advocates resuming direct flights with Russia in 2024.
At the end of 2023, the Russian tourist flow in Turkey showed an increase of +20%. Interfax reports this with reference to the words of the Minister of Culture and Tourism of the Republic Mehmet Nuri Ersoy.
In 2023, Russia became the third largest tourist flow to the Seychelles.
Russian airlines are working on launching flights to Indonesia and the Philippines.
Direct flights between Russia and Indonesia may begin before the end of 2023.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced an increase in the flow of foreign tourists to Russia.
In 2024, Russia intends to abolish tourist visas for five countries in the Middle East.
In September 2023, Russia took first place in terms of inbound tourist flow to Phuket (Thailand).
From December 23, Aeroflot intends to resume flights from Moscow to Hong Kong.
Russia and Myanmar will resume direct flights after almost 30 years. This was announced by the Federal Air Transport Agency in its Telegram channel.
Russian Ambassador to Mexico City Nikolai Sofinsky said that Russia is waiting for a response from Mexico on the visa-free agreement.
Peru and Russia are considering launching flights on new routes or through the Dominican Republic.
On May 17, 2023, the pleasure boat was returning from Phi Phi Island to Chalong Cape. Just 700 meters from the pier, the boat crashed into a concrete fence. The impact was so strong that the concrete fence post almost "cut through" the bow of the pleasure boat.
Visas to Iran for Russian tourists are promised to be canceled until September.
India and Russia are exploring the possibility of using RuPay and MIR payment systems in mutual settlements.
Direct flights between Vietnam and Russia may soon be resumed.
Mauritian Ambassador Heswar Janke expects direct flights between Mauritius and Russia to be launched soon.
In Cuba, the acceptance of cards of the MIR payment system has partially started working.
The aviation authorities of Russia and Myanmar have updated the text of the Air Service Agreement.