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Blockchain technology to transform the tourism industry, according to a Russian tourism official

The Russian Federal Tourism Agency, Oleg Safonov, claimed that Blockchain technology could transform the country's tourism industry. He added that the sector is about to transform itself from new emerging technologies like Blockchain.

In his speech at the Kazan Tourism Forum 2017 in early November, Safonov said that Blockchain can be used to improve the quality of services provided to tourists. He claimed that by using emerging technologies, tourists will be able to deal directly with service providers and eliminate the need for third-party or intermediaries

"We We are absolutely convinced that our Blockchain This will seriously change the tourism market, even if, in our opinion, it will not happen in two years, but in five to ten years, which makes the product better in quality, cheaper and cheaper. increases the supplier's liability. "

Russian Position on Blockchain and Crypto

The Government of Russia has shown contrasting views on Blockchain and the digital currencies.

The government has taken a cautious approach However, the government has generally shown a positive view on Blockchain technology because a state-owned bank is considering the ### 39, integration of Ethereum.

In October 2017, the government announced its intention to advance a pilot project to integrate Blockchain into its land registration system in early 2018. On the basis of the draft resolution circulated by the Department of Economic Development at the time, the use of technology "The use of the Blockchain will aim to increase the availability of information on the property registry, the guarantees of protection of property rights, as well as access to information on the property registry.

as the level of confidence of citizens in the sphere of the digit of property. real estate business. "