The Ministry urged the Palestinian authority to attract tourists from Russia

Labor Minister of Russia Maxim Topilin encouraged to develop projects to attract tourists from Russia to Palestine. The corresponding statement he made during a meeting with Prime Minister of Palestine Rami Hamdallah, reports “Interfax”.

“Through our turvydoms is necessary to work out specific projects, aimed at attracting Russian tourists to Palestine”, he said. The Minister added that he believes that another area of cooperation could be an increase in the supply of agricultural products.

He noted that in the near future Bielema should be fully operational multifunctional complex “the Palestinian organization culture and economy President Vladimir Putin”, including a business centre, sports centre, music school.

The day before, on 14 March, Russian energy Minister and co-chair of the intergovernmental Russian-Iranian Commission on trade-economic cooperation Alexander Novak said that Russia plans to nearly double the number of flights between Russia and Iran to increase mutual tourist traffic.