RUSSIA TO IMPLEMENT TAX-FREE SYSTEM TO BOOST TOURISM

Nik Fes -
Russia is ready to implement a tax-free system on some retail goods starting from January 2018 for tourists. According to the authors of the initiative, this should become a driver of the inbound tour...

RUSSIA LURING BILLIONAIRES FOR SPACE TRAVEL

Nik Fes -
Recently, Elon Musk’s SpaceX launched its rocket Falcon Heavy with a Tesla cabriolet into space. Although this has little to do with genuine space travel, it is another step forward towards increasing...

RUSSIAN INBOUND TOURISM RISING AT THE BEGINNING OF 2017

Andrew J. Wein -
Russian inbound tourism increased by 17% in the first three months of 2017. A significant part of the tourist traffic were most likely business travelers, according to the evaluation of experts from t...

MEXICO: FOREIGN TOURISTS COME IN GREATER NUMBERS

Richard Moor -
More than 22.9 million of foreign tourists traveled to Mexico from January to July representing an increase of 12 percent compared to last year according to the Bank of México (BdeM)....

TOURISM RECOVERY IN TURKEY? 46% MORE VISITORS CAME IN AUGUST

James Morris -
According to provisional data from the Turkish border control, the amount of foreigners arriving in Turkey in August this year has reached 4.6 million, a 46.35% more than in August 2016. The authoriti...