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The federal agency of tourism launched the system "Electronic voucher" in the test mode  25.09.2017 12:27

The federal agency of tourism began to test the system "Electronic voucher", the press service of the department said on Friday. "On the site of the federal agency of tourism there is a special section "Electronic voucher", which contains basic information about this system and the structure of the electronic voucher, interface’s description for connecting with the system. The using of the service and information pages will be checked by the tour operators and travel agents. It will be enough for them to go to the page "Electronic voucher" and to connect with the test version of the system following a special instruction", - the message says.

Since the 1st of January 2018, the system should be launched after testing. At the moment, there are four key services available then the number will increase. At the same time, after the launch of the system the tour operators and tourists will be able to work with it.

The system "Electronic voucher" is very important for protecting the rights and legal interests of tourists. The introduction of technologies in tourism will simplify the procedures for the control of the sale of tourist products, will minimize the possibility of using dishonest schemes in the market and will open opportunities for tour operators to reduce price. Testing will permit to make the system more convenient and useful for users", - the head of the federal agency of tourism Oleg Safonov says.

The system "Electronic voucher" is created by the group "Asteros" on order of the federal agency of tourism. Nowadays the third phase of the project is being realized.