Number of tourists to Yamal may double by 2030, regional government says

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The complicated climatic conditions - harsh winters with frequent storms and blizzards - hinder the growth, with January's average temperature being between minus 23 and minus 27 degrees, and July's - between plus 3 and plus 9 degrees

Russians showing higher interest in tours to Sri Lanka after free visa announcement

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MOSCOW, October 24. /TASS/. Russian tourists are taking higher interest in visiting Sri Lanka after authorities of the country announced the start of issuing free visas to Russian nationals, the Russian Union of Tour Industry’s press service said.

Russia issues over 90,000 e-visas for foreigners in under three months — senior diplomat

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MOSCOW, October 25. /TASS/. More than 90,000 electronic visas for entering Russia have been issued to foreign visitors since August 1, and this number will soon increase to 100,000, Evgeny Ivanov, Russian State Secretary and Deputy Foreign Minister, said.