Tag — ST. PETERSBURG
IHG opens eight new hotels in Russia and CIS region
So far in 2019, IHG has opened the Crowne Plaza Ufa-Congress Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Moscow-Baumanskaya and entered the Armenian market with Holiday Inn Express Yerevan in February. A Crowne Plaza has been signed in Krasnodar and open later this year. This new signing joins Holiday Inn Perm, Crowne Plaza Moscow-Park Huaming, Holiday Inn Aktau-Seaside (Kazakhstan) and Holiday Inn Telavi in Georgia, which are all set to open this year.
The 2023 IIHF World Championship will be hosted by Saint Petersburg, Russia
The 2019 IIHF Annual Congress has assigned the hosting rights for the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships between 2023 and 2025 to Russia, the Czech Republic and a co-hosting project of Sweden and Denmark.
32nd Episode of Tsar Events' RUSSIA SURVIVAL GUIDE with Maya Krivchenia is devoted to TALEON IMPERIAL HOTEL
32nd Episode of Tsar Events' RUSSIA SURVIVAL GUIDE with Maya Krivchenia is about one of the most intersitng hotels in Russia, boutique hotel TALEON IMPERIAL. You can check our new video HERE.
Russia ready to ease visa requirements for Japanese visitors
Moscow is ready for further steps to ease visa requirements for Japanese visitors, speaker of the Russian Federation Council, the upper house of parliament, Valentina Matviyenko said.
SO/ Sofitel St. Petersburg will join Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO during IMEX 2019
Luxury Hotel SO/ Sofitel St. Petersburg will join Tsar Events Russia DMC & PCO and Tsar Events Panama DMC & PCO (both HOSTS Global members) at their stand G405 during IMEX Frankfurt 21 — 23 May 2019.
St. Petersburg hotels to charge tourist tax from foreigners
Charging a tourist fee from foreigners will stimulate the city’s economy, allowing the city officials to restore more monuments and places of interest, local authorities believe. St. Petersburg’s hotels and hostels will start charging a tourist tax from foreign visitors of the city, chairman of the city’s committee for the development of tourism Yevgeny Pankevich told TASS on Monday 15th of April.
Meet Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO, a HOSTS GLOBAL member at IMEX Frankfurt 2019, Stand #G405
Let’s meet at IMEX Frankfurt 21 – 23 May 2019! You can make appointment with TSAR EVENTS — Russia’s Leading DMC to know news and possibilities for your events in Russia.
International Arctic Forum will be held next week in St.Petersburg
The ‘Arctic: Territory of Dialogue’ International Arctic Forum is held once in two years. It is the largest forum for discussing relevant issues and potential development of the Arctic region with international partners. The main events of the International Arctic Forum 2019 will take place on 9–10 April 2019 in St. Petersburg at the ExpoForum Convention and Exhibition Centre. In previous years the forum has been held in Arkhangelsk and this is the first time it will take place in St.Petersburg.
Russian Government is planning to start using electronic visas system for Moscow, St. Petersburg, Vladivostok, Sochi and Kaliningrad
Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin informed that electronic visas system will be implemented in Russia in the beginning of 2020. Five cities (Vladivostok, St. Petersburg, Moscow, Sochi and Kaliningrad) will be the first regions that start this procedure.
Russia launches new hotel classification
A couple of days ago, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a provision on the mandatory classification of Russian hotels. Hotels with more than 50 rooms must be evaluated with a star before the beginning of July this year. Those with 15 to 50 rooms must be assessed by the beginning of 2020.