Ankara-Moscow Visa-Free Regime Freeze to Leave Russian Economy Unaffected

November 27, 2015 5:06 PM

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Ankara-Moscow Visa-Free Regime Freeze to Leave Russian Economy Unaffected

The suspension of visa-free regime between Russia and Turkey will not in any way affect the tourism component of the Russian economy since the influx of Turkish citizens coming to Russia is comparatively low, a Russian Federal Tourism Agency spokesperson said Friday.

"Some 69,000 [Turkish] citizens indicated ‘tourism’ as the purpose of their arrival [in Russia], about 31,000 arrived on business trips, whereas others came on personal visits or with other goal… In other words, the entry flow from Turkey is so insignificant that it will not affect the Russian econo...

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