A Russian company CROS, which is a partner of Mainstream, conducted a series of press tours to Astana (Kazakhstan) in June-July of 2010.
Over 20 journalists from Russia, the CIS and Baltic states participated in key international events that took place in the CIS countries in 2010, in particular, OSCE High-Level Conference on Tolerance and Non-Discrimination (June 29-30), III Astana Economic Forum (July 1-2), and the Day of Astana (July 6).
5 TV camera crews from Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, and Lithuania took part in work of the press tour, and there were accredited international journalists and photo reporters of the top-ranked Russian and foreign mass media. Mainstream specialists arranged participation of Ukrainian media in those events.
According to journalists, specialists of CROS managed to create the most comfortable environment for their work in Kazakhstan, arranged exclusive comments, interviews, meetings, excursions, trips over the country, as well as necessary preparations for publications, interesting photo and video shootings.