Hospitality experts will help develop tourism in Yamal
15:38 2 сентября 2020
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The national union of hospitality industry (ocig.ru) and the tourist information center “Yamal-Tour” signed the agreement on cooperation aimed at development of tourism in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug and its capital. On behalf of the national union of hospitality industry, the document was signed by Anton Paleyev, a plenipotentiary representative of the union in Ural Federal Okrug, and Zhanna Tashmetova, an expert of the national union of hospitality industry. “Yamal-Tour” was represented by the head of the center Andrey Nesterov. The information was given by the national union of hospitality industry to the news agency “Sever-Press”.
During the business visit to Salekhard the experts of the national union of hospitality industry held a number of meetings with representatives of the tourist branch of the region. The events were supported by Nayil Khairullin, the director of the regional department of youth policy and tourism. One of the meetings was held in the department, its participants discussed topical issues of tourism development in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug, identified key points of interaction in implementation of training programs of the committee for personnel support and vocational education “People’s tour guide”, “The territory of tourism”, “Academy of hospitality skills”.
Also the experts of the national union of hospitality industry acted as spokespeople at the online forum “Dobro Za Uralom” (“the good behind the Urals”). The broadcast was recorded in the studio of the First Arctic TV channel.
“Today it is important to unite representatives of the hospitality sector of the entire Ural Federal Okrug. Currently, it is important to have a unified position in the branch in order to develop domestic tourism. Such association is possible together with the National Union of the Hospitality Industry. The union allows professionals in their field to collaborate for more effective work and synthesis of the best practices of the region. Training of personnel of customer service and hospitality organizations is an important point of development. For this purpose the committee for personnel support and vocational education of the national union of hospitality industry has ready-made programs with implementation of international TravelSkills standards. Significance of such programs has already been tested in practice. In the near future in Ural Federal Okrug it is planned to implement the comprehensive interregional program “Territory of tourism”, Anton Paleyev commented.
Before the visit to Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug the representatives of the national union of hospitality industry participated in events of the project “Dobro V Rossii” (“the good in Russia”).