MOSCOW, July 12. /TASS/. Rosturizm developed a widget “We in the register of tour operators” which allows companies to provide tourist information about what they included in the register and legally conduct their activities. This was announced Wednesday at a press conference the head of the Federal tourism Agency Oleg Safonov.
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“The Federal Agency developed a special widget in the registry of tour operators and the tour operators will include in this project so that tourists have it easier to obtain information about them,” he said.
Widget “We in the register of tour operators” allows tourists an easy and convenient way to verify the trustworthiness of these companies and their right of conducting of operation.
According to Safonov, in recent years there has been an increase of scammers who are trying to provide illegal services . He warned that before the purchase of a tourism product it is necessary to ask whether there is a tour operator in the unified register of tour operators.
“If the data is in any case a tourist product can be purchased because it is the fraudsters who carry out illegal activities, and there is a huge risk to give money and not get the service that our citizens expect,” – said Safonov.
He noted that currently Fund the personal responsibility of tour operators representing more than 600 million rubles, all tour operators are insured for a total sum more than 24 billion rubles.
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