THAILAND EXPECTS RECORD 2 MILLION RUSSIAN TOURISTS IN 2024

Wayne M. Gore -
Thailand expects to receive a record 2 million Russian tourists in 2024 because Russian citizens increasingly prefer to spend summer vacations in the kingdom's resorts amid Western sanctions. ...

USA READY TO SANCTION FOREIGN AIRLINES

Nils Kraus -
U.S. airlines, backed by U.S. senators, are lobbying the White House and Capitol Hill to impose restrictions on foreign carriers not sanctioned by Moscow and serving the U.S. via Russian airspace. ...

FIRST RUSSIAN TOURISTS ARRIVE IN CUBA, BYPASSING SANCTIONS AGAINST MOSCOW

Michael Trout -
The first flight of the Russian company Nordwind Airlines arrived on October 5 in Varadero, Cuba, after seven months of interruption to this tourist destination due to sanctions hitting Russia after t ...

JAPANESE SPACE TOURISTS VISIT ISS

Justin N. Froyd -
Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, 46, who made his fortune in online fashion, and his assistant Yozo Hirano took off from the Russian cosmodrome in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, last week. The flight in th ...

THE WORLD GETS READY FOR CHINESE TOURISTS BUT BORDERS REMAIN CLOSED

Denise Chen -
In an increasingly uncertain panorama at different levels, attention is once again turning to Asian countries that still have closed borders, such as China. Whether restrictions will be lifted is one ...