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Russia-export project
Funded by Interreg II Karelia 1996-1999

Objective of the project

The objective of the project was to enhance cooperation and networking between tourist companies in the Kainuu region and the Republic of Karelia as well as raise the amount of the Russian tourists by at least 20 per cent compared to 1996. During the project, it was planned to actively work on sales, participate in the most important fairs and trade events, invite potential buyers to Kainuu and create the necessary amount of advertising materials that would be used as a sales tool.

Main activities


Basic information


Russia-export project


1997-04-17 - 1998-12-31

Total Budget / Programme funding

140 600 € / 35 150 €

Lead partner

Vuokatin Matkailukeskus Oy
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Tour operators and travel companies in the Republic of Karelia