Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Incoming Flow to Russia Fell by 82%
17.11.2020 23:21
Incoming Flow to Russia Fell by 82%

In the third quarter of 2020, the total number of arrivals of foreigners to Russia decreased by 82% to 1.8 million, TASS reported, citing the FSB border service. In the second quarter, 509 thousand foreigners arrived in Russia, and most of them were citizens of Kazakhstan, Ukraine and the Philippines. In July-September, Ukraine (1.1 million) and Kazakhstan (280 thousand) remained the leaders in terms of entry. This is followed by Abkhazia (94 thousand), Uzbekistan (37.7 thousand), the Philippines (31.4 thousand), and Belarus (30 thousand).

      According to the FSB, traveling to Russia for tourist purposes fell to almost zero. In total, from July to September, about 4 thousand foreign tourists visited the country, and 2.9 thousand of them were citizens of Turkey. More than 500 British citizens and over 100 Swiss also visited Russia. Now citizens of Turkey, Tanzania, Great Britain, UAE, Abkhazia, Switzerland, Maldives and the UAE can freely come to Russia. For the rest, the border remains formally closed.


Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: travel to Russia     

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

Kirov  St. Petersburg  Russian economy  Russian science  Russian scientists  Moscow events  Russian Cinema  Sergei Ursulyak  Russian business  Russian television  Bolshoi Theatre  Milonov  Moscow metro stations  Olympic park  Tatyana Samoilova  Russian Photographers  corruption  book hotels in Russia  Empire Style  missile defence system  The Romanov Family  Moscow hotels    Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Veliky Ustyug  Maxhosa by Laduma  Chelyabinsk meteorite  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian Film Directors  Vasily Kamensky  US sanctions  Russian tourism  Internet memes  Izhevsk  Yehuda Pen  VDNKh  Dmitry Kharatyan  children  New Laws  Charity  Central Bank  Moscow Museum of Modern Art  Russian polls  Olga Borodina  Dagestan  speed limit  Moscow  Awards  Contemporary Writers  Tver 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites