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Meeting with the delegation of the Gastronomy Tourism Association of Turkey

15.07.18 10:12

Meeting with the delegation of the Gastronomy Tourism Association of Turkey

A meeting with the delegation of Gastronomy Tourism Association of Turkey led by the Association’s President Gürkan Boztepe was held at the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development within the framework of the visit of the Turkish delegation to Uzbekistan on July 10-14.

Uzbekistan launches a system for issuing electronic entry visas

14.07.18 15:40

Uzbekistan launches a system for issuing electronic entry visas

Since July 15, 2018, a system for issuing electronic entry visas for stay in Uzbekistan for tourism purposes to be introduced by the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan No.3836 of July 4, 2018 “On further measures for optimizing the order of entry of foreign citizens into the Republic of Uzbekistan”.

New standard – the requirement to classifying hotels

11.07.18 12:44

New standard – the requirement to classifying hotels

The State Unitary Enterprise “The Center for Certification of Tourism Services” of the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development has developed the state standard of the Republic of Uzbekistan O’zDSt 3296:2018 “Tourism services. Hotels and similar accommodation facilities. Classification system”.

The number of tourists doubled

11.07.18 10:32

The number of tourists doubled

Uzbekistan attracts thousands of tourists annually, but these figures do not fully disclose the tourism potential of the country. Therefore, decisive reforms are being carried out in the country for accelerated development of this sphere.

State bodies to develop new types of entry visas for tourists

11.07.18 10:25

Relevant ministries and agencies are instructed to make proposals on introduction of additional visa regimes until October 1, 2018, by the Resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan «On further measures of optimizing the order of entry of foreign citizens into the Republic of Uzbekistan» for various categories of foreign citizens, visiting the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Uzbekistan develops community-based tourism

07.07.18 1:37

Uzbekistan develops community-based tourism

Within the framework of the visit of the international community-based tourism (CBT) expert Peter Richards to Uzbekistan, a workshop on improving experience in community-based tourism, partnership and sales was organized.

Isfara International Forum 2018

05.07.18 12:44

Isfara International Forum 2018

The international forum dedicated to tourism opportunities and folk crafts of Tajikistan was held on June 30 – July 1, 2018 in the city of Isfara.

Bulgarian parliamentarians visited Samarkand

04.07.18 21:48

Bulgarian parliamentarians visited Samarkand

On July 4, the delegation of the National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria led by the Chairperson of Bulgaria – Uzbekistan Friendship Group Adlen Shukri Shevked visited Samarkand.

Historical monuments – the basis of tourism

29.06.18 23:02

Historical monuments – the basis of tourism

A group of international experts, led by the Chairman of the Central Asia-Caucasus Institute and a Research Professor at Johns Hopkins University Frederick Starr, visited Samarkand.

Shakhrisabz retains its place on the UNESCO World Heritage List

28.06.18 20:35

Shakhrisabz retains its place on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Delegation of Uzbekistan led by Deputy Prime Minister A.Abdukhakimov attended the 42nd session of the UN World Heritage Committee, in Manama (Bahrain). The issue of excluding the Historical Center of Shakhrisabz from the UNESCO World Heritage List was on the agenda.

Russia has announced a competition for the best cooking of Uzbek cuisine

28.06.18 16:07

Russia has announced a competition for the best cooking of Uzbek cuisine

The Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Russian Federation, the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development, Uzbekistan Airways, the National TV and Radio Company of Uzbekistan, khokimiyats of Samarkand, Bukhara and Khorezm regions and the author of books on Eastern and Uzbek culinary, Russian TV host Stalic Khankishiev announced the competition among Russians for the best cooking of Uzbek cuisine.