Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism will provide financial support for the purchase of avfuel to tour operators from 12 countries.
The number of tour operators receiving the support from the Turkish Ministry of Tourism due to the crisis grew. This year the program of fuel subsidy is included tour operators from the Middle East.
Turkish Minister of Tourism Mahir Unal says about the situation:
“We wouldn’t like to lose tourists from Russia. We just need to peace out those places in Antalya, where Russians don’t come. “
Minister Unal informs that he prepares a decree on the economic measures, so from 1st of March till 15th of June, 2016, 12 countries will get fuel subsidy.
Agencies from the Middle East and other countries will receive support such as avfuel to bring tourists to the airport Gazipasha Antalya and Alanya, Dalaman, Bodrum Milas and Izmir Adnan Menderes.