The Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Japan together with the administration of Minato district (Tokyo) and the International Cooperation Agency held a broad presentation of culture, art and tourism potential of Uzbekistan within the framework of “Minato International Festival at Tokyo Tower”.
Spring tourism forum “Uzbekistan International Travel Workshop “The World of Leisure – 2018” was organized in International Hotel Tashkent with the support of the State Committee on Development of Tourism of the Republic of Uzbekistan with the purpose of promoting domestic, inbound and outbound tourism.
Today the opening ceremony of the international tour fair KITF – 2018 was held in Almaty. In connection with the announcement of 2018 as the Year of Uzbekistan in the Republic of Kazakhstan, the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Development of Tourism organized a single stand of Uzbekistan.
The Turkish newspaper Dünya gazetesi published an article on the economic development of Uzbekistan. Ambassador of Turkey to Uzbekistan Ahmet Bashar Shen commented the processes that are taking place in the country and emphasized great importance of tourism development.
Within the framework of the 12th meeting of the Joint Intergovernmental Commission on Trade-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation between Uzbekistan and Iran, representatives of the State Committee on Development of Tourism of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Ministry of Culture, a presentation of tourism potential of Uzbekistan was organized and a number of negotiations were held with counter-partners from the Iranian side.
The Association of Private Tourism Agencies of Uzbekistan published an advertising and information brochure, which provides information about the ecotourism potential of the regions of Uzbekistan. The brochure will be distributed to European Union tour operators.
Antalya Academy of Tourism and the State Committee on Development of Tourism of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a free grant competition in Tashkent, Samarkand, and Bukhara for a 2-year study at the Academy (Turkey).
As reported on the official website of the Press Service of the State Committee on Development of Tourism of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on April 1, the grandiose festival "Nasreddin Afandi" and "Sharq taomlari" was held in the old part of Bukhara.
A group of tourists from Pakistan arrived in Uzbekistan on pilgrimage tourism program. Visiting Samarkand once, the organizer of this trip, Mr. Qasim Ali Shah was so impressed that he gathered a group of tourists from his country, having advertised his past trip to Uzbekistan.