Expert: in Malaysia you can fly charters from Russia

Between Russia and Malaysia in the future may open direct air links, the launch of the tourist traffic to the resorts of the country prevented the pandemic coronavirus, according to ATOR.

As reported by the marketing specialist of the Moscow office of the tourism representative office of Malaysia in Russia Alexander Share, the minimum increment of cases in the state is one of the leading positions.

The authorities refrained from the announcement of the terms of opening borders, including to countries with which it is expected to resume tourism in the first place. However, as emphasized by Alexander Share, Malaysia would like to see tourists from Russia and CIS countries this year.

"Malaysia is closely watching the Russian market", — said the speaker, noting that before pandemic arrival from Europe, including Russia, were on the rise. According to him, Malaysian hoteliers are willing to offer after the opening of the borders of attractive prices for tourists from Russia, Belarus, Ukraine and Kazakhstan.

The coronavirus has affected plans for the organization of direct flights between Russia and Malaysia. It is the lack of direct flights, the tour operators consider one of the limiting factors in the growth of tourist arrivals to Malaysia.

As told by Alexander Share, before the pandemic COVID-19 Russian tourist industry was "on the verge of opening a Charter with Malaysia".

"This issue was to be decided this fall. The situation is close to signing final agreements. But the plans affected by the coronavirus, he said. Partners confirm that as soon as you open the border, they are ready to return to the discussion of this issue, which remains relevant." As explained by Alexander Share, the Malaysian government will be to restart international flights, regardless of the status of carriage, Charter and regular flights will be opened at one time.