Russia and China have signed agreements for regional cooperation

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in fotobanka Russia and China. Archival photoRussia and China have signed agreements for regional cooperation© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye the image Bank

Cooperation agreements between the competent departments of regional administrations and tourist companies of Russia and China in the sphere of development of the project «red route» signed on Sunday in the framework of the International dialogue on the «Red route» at the Chinese Zunyi.

The first document was signed between the Russian travel Association «World without borders» and the Committee on tourism development of the city of Zunyi (Guizhou province), the second between local authorities and the state Agency for tourism of the Ulyanovsk region.

«Cooperation in the tourism industry of China and the tourist industry of Russia and the strategic partnership between our countries and trusting relations between leaders of our States, are in constant development», — said the Executive Director of the tourist Association «World without borders» Alexander Agapov.

The Director of the Agency for tourism of the Ulyanovsk region Julia Skorokhodova expressed the readiness of the region to take Chinese tourists in the «red route», including from the city of Zunyi.

«In our city there is a tourist navigation in Chinese, there is press and TV channels in Chinese and offers Chinese cuisine. We did everything in order to make Chinese tourists feel at home,» she said.

Skorokhodova reported on behalf of the Governor of the Ulyanovsk region that is ready to open flights between Ulyanovsk city and Zunyi.