Greek enterprises might provide reductions as much as 20 p.c to Russian vacationers for his or her purchases within the nation all through the season, in accordance with Authorities spokeswoman Olga Gerovasili.
Ms Gerovasili was lately in Moscow throughout the framework of “Yr of Greece in Russia,” a cross-cultural collection of exchanges between the 2 international locations happening by 2016.
In an interview to Russian every day newspaper Kommersant, Ms Gerovasili mentioned that the Tourism Ministry was in discussions with Greek tourism enterprises on the potential of providing discounted charges to Russian residents who go to Greece this season. She mentioned that she expects bulletins to be made on the matter quickly.
Furthermore, in her interview, Ms Gerovasili underlined the significance of the Russian marketplace for Greek tourism.
“We are going to do all the things to make sure that visas are issued promptly, by including employees however actually by dashing up procedures”, she mentioned including that quickly extra visa utility centres will open in lots of cities of Russia to fulfill the demand.
“We now have opened a dialogue with the intention to overcome issues created by sanctions and countermeasures or to attenuate the impression on the Greek economic system”, Ms Gerovasili mentioned.
The Authorities spokeswoman additionally mentioned that Greece is awaiting Putin’s go to, which is taken into account extraordinarily essential.
“This Greek authorities has a agency dedication in direction of the strengthening and broadening of the dialogue between the 2 international locations”, she concluded.