“We are faced with two tasks - to maintain the stability of the industry, and primarily jobs, and to create more and more opportunities for comfortable and safe recreation and leisure for citizens,” she is quoted by Parliamentary Newspaper.

She added that at the end of 2021, a separate state tourism development program was adopted.

In addition, measures are being taken to support investors in the tourism business.

Earlier, in an interview with the online publication argumenti.ru, Vice-President of the Russian Union of Tourism Industry Olga Sanayeva commented on the situation with domestic tourism.