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Russian companies are ready to invest as much as $50 billion in Croatia’s economy and it would be a foolish move by Croatia to not take advantage of the potential this could bring to the country, the Russian ambassador to Croatia has said, according to Poslovni Dnevnik. "Nobody has the...
Russia and European destinations were some of the hotspots for online and mobile payments in China this year, a new report by Alipay reveals, according to the South China Morning Post. The report by Alibaba Group Holding affiliate Ant Financial Services, which operates the Alipay payments platform, says the soccer...
Space tourists who plan to carry out a suborbital flight from Russia won’t need long training, with preparation possible in just one day, the head of Russian company CosmoCourse Pavel Pushkin has said, according to TASS news agency. CosmoCourse wants to engage in space tourism from 2025, with plans underway...
Russian tourism to the state of Quintana Roo has grown by 40 percent over the last two years, local news outlet La Verdad reported citing local tourism authorities. Russia’s honorary consul in the state, Armina Wolpert, explained that one reason for the growth is the operation of direct flights,...
The number of passengers serviced at Sheremetyevo International Airport for the first eight months of 2019 has increased by 13% year-on-year, totaling 33.897 million. The data has once again earned Sheremetyevo the title of the world's top airport by punctuality, according to Flightstats rankings, with 93.83% of flights departing on...
Russian flagship carrier Aeroflot had to adjust the schedule of domestic and international flights for January 21 and the night of January 22 due to temporary closure of a runway in Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport, following an incident with a Boeing 737 passenger aircraft, Sputnik reported. A representative of Moscow emergency...
For the fourth time, Sheremetyevo International Airport held its annual SVO Awards, highlighting the achievements of Russian and international aviation partners for the current year, AEX.RU reports. The winners were determined on the basis of punctuality performance of flights, transportation performance and passenger loyalty. Among foreign carriers, the most punctual...
Sheremetyevo International Airport published the performance results for September and the nine months of 2019. Total passenger traffic in the first nine months of 2019 was 38.536 million passengers, 12.2% up YoY. Between January and September, Sheremetyevo oversaw 292,792 takeoff and landing operations (TOLs), up 11.8% from the same...
Russia’s national carrier Aeroflot and two other airlines from the country have canceled several flights to and from Czechia on Tuesday after the country’s Transport Ministry withdrew permits for the flights, the BBC in Russian reported. The Russian airlines have limited air traffic between Prague and the airports of Moscow...
Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport is currently doing really well, with 40 million passengers last year (+18%) and continued 13% growth in the first half of 2018. Its Director of Aviation Marketing and Commerce, Vladimir Khizhnyak, spoke with Airport Business on development plans. “In the U.S.-Russia market, most of the...