Dvorkovich: the tour operators affected by the suspension of operations in Egypt will receive support

VNUKOVO, on 8 November. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev instructed the government to prepare a programme of support to operators affected by the suspension of air links with Egypt. This was stated to journalists by Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich.

“The Prime Minister instructed to discuss the issue and to consider. We now estimate those losses, the problems that arose from the tour operators and the industry as a whole”, – said Dvorkovich.

According to him, much will depend on how will be resolved the issues with tourists who want to use alternative routes and to postpone the trip, and who will require money.

“Based on these estimates, we formulate the support program, what it will be premature at the moment”, – said Deputy Prime Minister.