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Russia can simplify entry rules for organized tourists from China  01.04.2019 15:06

As announced the head of the department for the organization of permitting and visa work of the Russian Interior Ministry Kirill Adzinov, it is planned to bate the requirements for the number of Chinese citizens to participate in visa-free short-term group tours to Russia.

“We have visa-free short-term group trips from China. Moreover, we now plan to bate the requirements for the number of group members from five to three people,” Adzinov said. “We have a very positive development of relations, and there are no threatening factors, such as massive public order violation or evasion of departure."

On Friday, a meeting of the Working Group of the Baltic Sea Parliamentary Conference on Migration and Integration attended by deputies of regional legislative assemblies, representatives of non-profit organizations, experts from Russia, Germany, Sweden and Latvia was held at the site of the Kaliningrad Regional Duma.

The issue of the development of inbound tourism in Russia has also been raised during the meeting.