MOSCOW, March 24. /ITAR-TASS/. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has approved a draft agreement between the governments of Russia and Tunisia on cooperation in the field of tourism. A decree was published on the official web portal for legal information on Monday.
The accord pledges the parties to protect the interests and ensure the safety of tourists as well as to take measures for evacuation in an emergency. The countries have also agreed to develop group and individual tourism and to exchange participants for tourist symposia and conferences.
Russia's Culture Ministry has been tasked to hold negotiations with the Tunisian side and to sign the agreement on behalf of the Russian government.