On Monday, April 27, a meeting was held in Israel, led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, at which the issue of resuming tourism was discussed. According to its results, the proposal of the Minister of Tourism of Israel Yariv Levin on the gradual return of the industry to work was approved.
It was also decided that in the coming days a special standard “Purple Sign” will be developed together with the Israeli Ministry of Health, confirming the possibility of operating hotels and rooms during the period of the coronavirvus pandemic. Further steps to return to tourism activities will depend on the epidemiological situation.
“This is good news for many thousands of business owners and workers in the tourism industry, in which for the first time, after the onset of the crisis, a specific date was set for her to return to work,” commented Israeli Minister of Tourism Yariv Levin
“In less than one week, the Israelis will be able to travel around their country again,” said Vladimir Shklyar, director of the Israel Ministry of Tourism Department in the Russian Federation and the CIS. “I hope that inbound tourism will be resumed in the very near future, and the Russians will be able to go back to sunny and warm Israel. "
Source of information: RIA Novosti