Round table on Schengen visa liberalisation Policy towards Belarus and Belarus-EU Cooperation in Tourism Takes Place in Brussels. 16 April 2009

On April 16, a round table ‘Schengen visa liberalisation policy towards Belarus and Belarus-EU cooperation in the field of tourism’ took place in the European Parliament. The event was organised by the vice-chairman of the Delegation for relations with Belarus, Latvian MEP Aldis Kuskis (EPP-ED group), in cooperation with the Office for a Democratic Belarus (Brussels). The working meeting brought together representatives of the European Parliament and Commission, the Group of National Travel Agents’ and Tour Operators’ Association within the EU (ECTAA), the Association of Latvian Travel Agents (ALTA), directors of several Belarusian  travel agencies, chairman of the board of the National Association of Tourist Organisations of Belarus, journalists and other interested parties. Read more