Important documents in the sphere of tourism were signed in Moscow following the talks between Turkish Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Huseyin Yayman and the Head of the Federal Agency for Tourism of Russia (Rosturizm) Oleg Safonov, the Anadolu Agency reported.
This signing will give impetus to cooperation between the two countries, Yayman said. Yayman, who is in Moscow to participate in the 24th International Travel and Tourism Exhibition, welcomed the steps for rapprochement with Russia.
“We are always happy to welcome Russian guests in Anadolu city and we stand for cooperation, including in the tourism sector,” Yayman said.
The Turkish deputy minister noted that in 2017, Turkey expects to receive about five million tourists from Russia.