On 26 May at the Moscow restaurant Fumisawa Sushi the Japanese-Russian business lunch devoted to cooperation of the parties within Cross year “Russia-Japan” took place.
From the Russian side Mr. Leonid Gelibterman, President of the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy, Mr. Sergey Shpilko, President of the Russian Union of Travel Industry as well as heads of the Fuji Travel and JTC Moscow took part in negotiations. The Japanese delegation was headed by Mr. Akihiko Tamura, Minister of the Japan Tourism Agency (JTA), Mr. Satoshi Seino, President of the Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) and Ms. Airi Motokura, the JNTO Moscow office director.
During negotiations, the issues of increasing in mutual tourist flow between Russia and Japan and the ways of their decision were discussed. The matter of preparation to the Russian Tourism Gastronomy Week (RTGW) in Japan holding was especially discussed. The Japanese side was informed that in May 2018, an Agreement was signed between the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy and the national airline company Japan Airlines, according to which the Japanese flagship air carrier will act as the Official Air partner of the Week (協力).
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Russian Tourism Gastronomy Week will be held from 27 November to 2 December 2018 in Tokyo, Japan in frames of the Cross year “Russia-Japan”.
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Organizing Committee of the Russian Tourism Gastronomy Week in Japan
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