Russia & Cis Inbound Tourism News

Courtyard by Marriott opens in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Courtyard by Marriott opens in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

9th Jan 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Courtyard by Marriott Nizhny Novgorod City Centre opened its doors in one of Russia’s most important historical city centres. Close to the business district and attractions, including the main pedestrian street Nizhegorodsky Kremlin, the hotel, the seventh Courtyard branded hotel in Russia offers 143 rooms including a Presidential Suite with its own private entrance.

Sochi Airport prepares for Russian Grand Prix

Sochi Airport prepares for Russian Grand Prix

7th Oct 2015 Airline News Tourism News

Basel Aer, a part of Russia’s largest industrial diversified group Basic Element, has said Sochi International Airport, a main gateway to the upcoming Formula One Russian Grand Prix, is planning to serve over 100,000 arriving and departing passengers before October 12th. Sochi International Airport is expecting to serve over 100,000 arriving and departing passengers from 30 countries on board over 650 flights including more than 70 charter flights from Great Britain, Italy, UAE, Switzerland, Ireland, Austria, Slovakia, Thailand, Bahrain and Turkey.

Anton Atrashkin, president, Russia, Eventica

Anton Atrashkin, president, Russia, Eventica

8th Jun 2015 Videos

Breaking Travel News talks to Anton Atrashkin, president, Russia, Eventica as the second World Agroforum takes place on Russian Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015. Through this important international event, Russia seeks to lead the discussion and define priorities in global food security issues.

Russia remains upbeat as fastest growing region in CEE

Russia remains upbeat as fastest growing region in CEE

There is a growing sense of confidence that 2011 will prove to be a steady to good year for business in Russia, according to a recent survey by DT Global Business Consulting. Whilst money might not be as easy as before the global downturn, Russia stands out as the fastest growth market in the CEE region above Turkey and Poland.

Yota Space Festival set for St Petersburg

Yota Space Festival set for St Petersburg

30th Nov 2010 Travel Events News

Russian wireless provider Yota is set to bring the cream of the creative community to St Petersburg in December with the launch of the Yota Space Festival. Running from December 5th-19th, the event will bring together the greatest contemporary digital artists in the world under one roof for the first time.

TUI expands into Russia with joint venture

TUI expands into Russia with joint venture

TUI AG has confirmed it will move into the Russian travel market, as a part of a new $60 million joint venture with billionaire Alexei Mordashov. Operating under the TUI brand, the partnership seeks to control ten per cent of the market in three years, with 200 owned and franchised travel agencies planned.