Suspension of operations Tez.kz : all tourists were returned to Kazakhstan from abroad
According to the Ministry of Tourism and Sports (MTS) of the Republic of Kazakhstan all the Kazakhstani tourists were brought from abroad after Tez Tour Kazakhstan had suspended the operation.
The suspension of operation was announced on January 24. At that time, about 300 tourists of the tour operator Tez Tour Kazakhstan were abroad. Meanwhile, the press office of the said: "This is a separate legal entity belonging to another state, with its financial and economic activities, which are conducted according to the laws of this state".
Still January 29 Tez Tour Russia announced the cancellation of the flight program to the UAE by Air Arabia. The company explained the decision with the excessive transportation to the UAE. It should be noted, that Fly Dubai another national carrier from the UAE competed with Air Arabia flights from the same regions of Russia. Currency fluctuations and constant weakening of the Russian ruble affected profitability in all international destinations.