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More than 20 people wounded in Moscow two-train head-on collision

More than 20 people have reportedly been injured and 16 hospitalized after a train going from Moscow to Brest collided with a commuter train....

298 destinations, 120 countries, latest new destination for Turkish Airlines is...

By launching flights to Voronezh, Turkish Airlines adds another destination to existing services to Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Rostov, Kazan, Ekaterinburg, Ufa, and Stavropol. Due to...

9 killed, dozens wounded in subway bombing in St. Petersburg, Russia

A suspected bomb blast inside a car of the St. Petersburg Metro system has killed nine passengers and injured over 20 others. The entire...

MITT 2017: Time of renewed optimism in the Russian travel market

MITT 2017, Russia’s leading and largest travel and tourism exhibition, took place from 14 to 16 March at Expocentre in Moscow at a time...

Post-2014 Winter Olympic Games Sochi: Empty hotels and stadiums or a...

News that London hotels are still feeling the negative impact of the 2012 Summer Olympic Games is not the kind of information Sochi, Russia, wants to hear.

Europe Congress organizing first MeetingPlanners Russia event

The Russian economy is rising fast and the transformation becomes apparent in many industries, which reflects accordingly in MICE tourism.

Russian flagship airline to acquire smaller competitor

MOSCOW, Russia - Russian flagship carrier Aeroflot, may soon acquire one of its smaller competitors, as officials consider a move to consolidate the airlines.

Green Globe adds Russia, Poland and Ukraine services

LOS ANGELES, California - Appointing Ms.

Russia becomes second largest tourism source market for Dominican Republic

Russia is already the second most important source market for the Dominican Republic from the European continent, second only to France, a country with which it competes to lead tourist arrivals from

Previously unavailable hotels in Russia offered by Agoda.com

SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), is partnering with WuBook for a strategic partnership that will allow Agoda.com to

Russia needs to work on tourism flows from US and Western...

Russia’s poor image overseas is holding back its inbound tourism industry’s ability to attract visitors from the US and Western Europe, reveals new research at World Travel Market’s (WTM) Vision

Americans receive half the amount of vacation time of Russians

DALLAS, Texas - Recent findings reveal a huge disparity in paid and public holiday entitlements across the globe.

Russia launches the Chinese Year of Tourism

China President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, attended the opening ceremony of the “Tourism Year of China” in Russia.

Moscow hosting international tourism exhibition

MOSCOW, Russia - Ministers of tourism and culture from 17 countries have come to Moscow to take part in a summit to discuss development of the global tourism industry.

Rosturizm chief: Russia-China tourism cooperation has great potential

MOSCOW, Russia - Russia-China cooperation on tourism has witnessed substantial progress in recent years, with greater potential to be explored, Alexander Radkov, head of Russian Federal Agency for Tou

WTM Vision Conference-Moscow to focus on Russian travel market

The second WTM Vision Conference-Moscow has an industry-leading line up to help senior industry delegates run their businesses.

Six of the best in Russia

LONDON, England - With new EasyJet flights to Moscow launching in the spring, and UK tour operators reporting an ever increasing demand for Russia tours, here are some suggestions for Moscow and St.

London opens Destination Moscow: Roadshow 2013

MOSCOW, Russia - In the first quarter of 2013, the Moscow City Government will conduct Destination Moscow: Roadshow 2013.

Russia issues aviation warning as volcanoes spew columns of ash

MOSCOW, Russia - The Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) has issued an “orange” risk warning to aviation authorities and an advisory to airlines has been released to not f

1200 injured after meteorite explodes over central Russia

CHELYABINSK, Russia - A meteorite streaked across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday, raining fireballs over a vast area and causing a shock wave that smashed windows, damaged building