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Pyatigorsk and the Hungarian resort of Heviz become twin-cities

In capital SKFO there has arrived delegation of the Hungarian republic. The visit purpose – adjustment friendly, economic both a cultural contact between the cities of Pyatigorsk and Heviz.

Into delegation structure have entered: mayor Heviz Gabor Papp, the deputy of city parliament, the chairman of committee on tourism of Janosh Gelencher, the consul of Embassy of the Hungarian Republic in the Russian Federation Gabor Lich, the general director of firm « Westinvest » the doctor of sciences of Endre Erdosh.

Within the limits of working visit visitors have spent for heads of travel companies and sanatorno - resort establishments of Pyatigorsk presentation of a resort known for the balneal resources – the cities of Heviz.

the Main place of interest of Heviza is the thermal lake largest in Europe with the same name, water temperature in which, even in the coldest days does not fall below +24 degrees on Celsius. Biologically active mineral water of lake, unique microclimate, plus not having analogues in the world a medical dirt on a peat basis annually involve in Heviz thousand tourists from every corner of the world. Last years this resort for real estate and rest acquisition even more often is chosen by Russians.

the Hungarian colleagues have told about features of conducting and the state support sanatorno - resort and tourist business in Hevize. For example, for each euro of resort gathering which is put in a cost of residence in sanatoria, hotels and a city private sector, the state adds in the municipality budget about 2 euros. These means go on the further development of a resort.

- Our relations with a city administration of Pyatigorsk have started to develop not today. We already met in the Hungarian territory twice, now here have arrived with reciprocal visit. The today`s meeting very much encourages us. Between our cities much in common. And we hope to adjust long-term cooperation which will allow to increase mutually tourist streams from both parties, - mayor Heviz Gabor Papp has noted.

the agreement on intentions to establish pobratimskie relations between these two cities one of these days has been signed.

- Discussing development questions sanatorno - resort branch, we have understood that between our cities it is a lot of general. National diplomacy – it is institute which helps to adjust mutual relations not only at level of any political problems, but also at level of different cities and even the countries. At us it is a lot of friends and today one city - the friend becomes more, - has noted during ceremony of signing of the agreement the mayor of Pyatigorsk Lev Travnev.

In reciprocal speech mayor Heviz Gabor Papp has thanked pjatigorchan for hearty welcome and has voiced confidence that established friendship will be constructive and fruitful.

- I think that activity of two cities can become a good example for our countries to expansion external economic and a cultural contact, - he has told.

As a token of friendship heads of cities have exchanged flags. After all necessary documents will be prepared, pobratimskie relations will be legally fixed. According to the contract signed today it should occur not later than January, 1st, 2013.