Mayor of Moscow Jurij Mihailovic Luzkov, Minister of Tourism of Montenegro Predrag Nenezic and Minister of Economy of city of Madrid opened 6th international tourism fair – MITF that under sponsorship of Government of Moscow will be from May 11 to 15 in Moscow.
At this year fair present are 1200 expositors from over 40 states.
Montenegro at this fair, for the first time under its flag, represent as honorary guest of city of Moscow and Tourism Committee of tourism of Government of Moscow.
Opening the fair after presentation of development plans of Government of Moscow, mayor Luzkov stressed firm, friendly cooperation with Montenegro and previous agreement with Prime Minister of Montenegro, Milo Djukanovic, that tourist cooperation greatly increased with result of large increase of number of Russian tourists as well as investors.
After opening ceremony, mayor Luzkov and Minister Nenezic visited fair and at stand of Tourist organization of Montenegro talked with director of Tourist organization of Montenegro Vojin Vlahovic on continuation of successful and friendly cooperation. They agreed in estimate that fastening of traditionally good connections between two people whose further increase add tourist as whole economic cooperation.
Minister Nenezic and director of TOCG at press conference in press hall of Gostiljni Dvor presented tourist offer of Montenegro for season 2006 and possibility for investment in tourism of Montenegro. In this year growth of number of tourists of 40% is expected and total visit of over 80000 tourists from Russia. At press conference were present tour operators from Moscow and large number of representatives of important Russian media.