The Embassy of Ireland held a tourism promotion event in Moscow on 21 November to which Russian tour operators and travel media were invited. The presentations outlined the advantages of Ireland as a tourist destination and an in-depth explanation of our visa system. The event was very well attended with approximately sixty attendees. The Embassy is currently following up on specific questions raised by some of the guests present.
Follow on, the Embassy organised a familiarisation trip to Ireland for a small group of Russian journalists on 23-28 November. The programme included briefings at the ESRI, Enterprise Ireland, IDA Ireland, Bord Bia and Trinity CollegeDublin. The journalists were accompanied by an Embassy staff member.
Source: Embassy of Ireland, Moscow
Embassy Reception: The Dublin Festival Of Russian Culture 2011
The reception will present an opportunity to network with Irish business colleagues, visiting officials from the government of Russia, and delegates of the World Association of Russian Press conference held in Dublin, who represent Russian press media from around the world and are in the ranks of the editors or owners.
VENUE: Embassy of Russia, 184-186 Orwell Road, Rathgar, Dublin 14.
DATE: Monday, 7 March, 2011. 6.00 p.m.
REGISTRATION: Attendance by invitation only.