Kaliningrad authorities expect that the compensation under the program to stimulate demand for tours to Russia in 2020 will attract in the region of guests in the low season, told RIA Novosti the Minister of culture and tourism of the region Andrey Ermak.
The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin, speaking Wednesday in the state Duma with the report on the work of the Cabinet for 2019, reported that the government has decided to give the tourism industry another 15 billion rubles for the development of domestic tourism. The money will be spent on partial compensation of expenses to the people who are up to the end of this year decide to relax in the Russian regions.
The Ukrainian authorities are preparing a number of bilateral documents is scheduled for the autumn meeting of President Vladimir Zelensky and the head of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, this was discussed during telephone conversation of head of the office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak and the head of the presidential administration of Belarus Igor Sergienko, reported the press service of the office of the Ukrainian President.
Earlier the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has sent his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky invitation to visit in October Hrodna for participation in the forum of the regions of the two countries.
The head of the office of the President of Ukraine Andrey Ermak said that the summit of leaders "channel four" in Berlin may take place in the coming months, he said this at a meeting with journalists on Friday.
"All reiterated the importance of holding the summit in Berlin. There is no denying that this summit should take place as soon as possible. Therefore, I believe that in the coming months, this summit should take place", - quotes the words of Ermak edition of "New time".
The last meeting of the advisers of the leaders of the Normandy format in Berlin was very productive, but Kiev disavowed the agreements reached at the meeting of the contact group on settlement in the Donbass, said Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
"At a recent meeting of the assistants of the leaders of the Normandy format in Berlin, which was very productive, was reached a number of agreements and in regard to another phase of the exchange of detainees and respect is a very important agreement in the contact group on security issues, including harmonization of the texts of the orders that must be accepted by the warring parties - Kiev, Donetsk and Lugansk - detailing the actions that would be prohibited by these orders. It was agreed upon," Lavrov said during an online session, "Primako readings."
The envoy of the self-proclaimed Donetsk national Republic in the contact group on the Donbas, foreign Minister of the Republic of Natalia Nikonorova said about the lack of progress in the issue of negotiating and signing additional measures to monitor the ceasefire in the region.
On Tuesday, the video had talks of the working groups on Donbass, on Wednesday held a meeting of the contact group.
Holding the summit in "Norman format" (Russia, Ukraine, Germany, France) Donbass soon perhaps, but only if the implementation of the Paris agreements, said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
"We can say unequivocally that the implementation of the Paris agreements possible imminent holding of the summit in "channel format". The key phrase is in the implementation of the Paris agreements," said Peskov told reporters.
The summit "Norman format" (Russia, Germany, Ukraine, France) in the Donbas in August, unrealistic, considering how Kiev refers to the implementation of paragraphs of the meeting of leaders in Paris that such statements from the Ukrainian side are made to simulate activity on the settlement in the Donbass, told RIA Novosti the Russian informed source.
Earlier, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov said that the meeting of the leaders of "Norman format" could take place in August in the case of implementation of agreements reached earlier in Paris.
The meeting of leaders "channel format" (Germany, Russia, Ukraine and France) at the Donbass can be held in August in the case of implementation of agreements reached earlier in Paris, said Monday the Deputy Prime Minister for reintegration of the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov.
Last Friday in Berlin took place negotiations of the advisers to the leaders of the four countries in which participated: on the Russian side, Dmitry Kozak, the German - Ian Hecker, from the French - Emmanuel Bon, with Ukrainian Andriy Yermak. According to the Ukrainian side, the meeting lasted 11 hours. Kozak declared that at negotiations on Friday in Berlin, the parties worked out a specific mechanism for the implementation of the truce in the Donbass, but to talk about the summit "channel four" is "very, very early."
The head of the office of the President of Ukraine Andrey Ermak said that last Friday the talks between the advisers of the leaders of "Norman Quartet" at step brought the parties to hold a summit in Berlin.
In the negotiations of advisors, which also took place in Berlin, was attended on the Russian side, Dmitry Kozak, the German - Ian Hecker, from the French - Emmanuel Bon, with Ukrainian Andriy Yermak. According to the Ukrainian side, the meeting lasted 11 hours.
The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky said that they will pay the penalty for violating quarantine when you visit cafes in Khmelnytskyi regardless of the solution that will take the court.
Earlier, the police drew up administrative protocols on Zelensky, the head of the office of the President Andrey Ermak and chief sanitary doctor Viktor Lyashko for violating quarantine when you visit a café in Khmelnitsky. Last Friday, Khmelnytsky city court decided to suspend consideration of cases on violation of Zelensky quarantine restrictions due to the need of interpretation by the Constitutional court of Ukraine article on the inviolability of the head of state.
Batch three-day tour to the Kaliningrad region from Moscow will cost the tourist an average of 11 thousand rubles, said in an interview with RIA Novosti, the Minister for culture and tourism of the Kaliningrad region Andrey Ermak.
"A number of tour operators, who previously worked on tourism, for obvious reasons, shifted to the domestic market and each of them took interesting direction... "Biblioglobus" offers tourists a package deal. Three day package costs 11 thousand is the minimum price of a seven-day tour will cost about 28 thousand," said Yermak.
Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine from the Pro-presidential faction "servant of the people" geo Leros stated that he became aware of a new corruption schemes of Ukrainian top officials and politicians, including the head of the office of the President Andrey Ermak, the Deputy handed the flash drive with the corresponding data in the National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU).
Leros previously published in social networks video, which the person similar to Denis Ermak, a brother of the head of the office of the President Andrey Ermak, offers to "arrange" certain people to positions in government. The head of the President's office confirmed that the video is his brother, and said that the publication will apply to the security Service of Ukraine and the state Bureau of investigation. Later, state Bureau of investigation filed a case at the request of Andrei Yermak in connection with the distribution of materials about the alleged selling of public office. The anti-corruption Prosecutor's office opened case on the fact of possible improper influence in the appointment of persons to positions in the state authorities. Subsequently it was changed to "fraud."
Ukraine further away from the status of a space power. This statement was made by the Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada from opposition parties "European solidarity" Irina Gerashchenko, the video of her speech published on the channel of the Ukrainian Parliament in YouTube.
Ukraine, according to Gerashchenko, it remains in the "dashing nineties".
The idea is to include in the trilateral contact group talks in Minsk on conflict settlement in the Donbass immigrants - naive stupidity, the Chairman of political Council of party "Oppositional platform For life" Viktor Medvedchuk.
Previously the head office of the Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky Andrey Ermak suggested at the meeting of the contact group on Donbas to agree on the extended composition of the delegations of Ukraine, Russia and OSCE. He noted that there are also plans to involve in groups of internally displaced persons, which left uncontrolled Kiev areas of Donbass after may 2014.
Moscow was disappointed by the lack of response of the guarantors of the Minsk agreements - France and Germany - the destructive position of Kiev on the settlement in the Donbass, said on Thursday Russia's permanent representative to the OSCE Alexander Lukashevich.
According to Lukashevich, Deputy Prime Minister for reintegration Mr. Reznikov said earlier that the Minsk agreements requires a certain "modernization, if not actually rewriting", and stressed that these views are shared by the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, the head of the office of the President Andrey Ermak and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine in the Contact group Leonid Kuchma. Furthermore, Kiev recently took the line by squeezing out of the negotiating process of representatives of certain regions of Donbass.