Information boards in Chinese appear in Minsk

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Information boards in Chinese appear in Minsk

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Currently, existing tour programs are being translated into English, and guides are being certified.

New English-language tours will be on offer in Minsk from March-April 2018.

In addition, in connection with the Year of Tourism of Belarus in China, great attention is paid to the comfort of Chinese tourists in the Belarus capital. There are 14 certified Chinese tour guides in Minsk.

Information boards in Minsk's Upper Town, which is the city center, have been translated into Chinese.

Some information booklets about Belarus are now also available in Chinese. ATMs of some banks offer Chinese language user interface. In case there is no Chinese among the options, tourists can safely choose English. 

SEE: Navigation signs in Chinese appear at National Airport Minsk

Svetlana Demeshko, Deputy Head of the Sports and Tourism Department of the Minsk City Executive Committee, noted that as of November 2017, export of tourist services of Minsk organizations increased by almost 36% compared to the same period of 2016. Foreign citizens received services worth $98 million.