According to the Press Service of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan, on June 26, a meeting of Uzbekistan Airways managers and the State Committee for Tourism Development was held at the Directorate of Uzbekistan Airways.
ITRC “Mir” journalists visited Samarkand. They made a film within the framework of the project “Secrets of time” for the documentary “On the way of great conquests”, which tells about the life of great commanders and statesmen, including Amir Temur.
A group of Japanese journalists who are preparing to release Ainori broadcast on Neftlix online TV visited Uzbekistan on June 9. According to the State Committee for Tourism Development, the TV crew’s activities in the country takes place until June 26.
A film crew of TRT State TV and Radio Company is preparing video materials for “Ancient cities with Ilber Ortayli” and “World in two minutes” programs with the Assistance of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Culture, the Committee on Religious Affairs under the Cabinet of Ministries, Uzbekistan Airways, Samarkand and Bukhara regional khokimiyats. Activities of TRT takes place on June 15-27.
The Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan jointly with the State Committee for Tourism Development of Uzbekistan is actively working on promoting the tourism potential of the country in Malaysia. In particular, meeting with the Deputy President of the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) Mohd Akil bin Mohd Yusof to discuss prospects for cooperation in this area was held at the embassy.
These days the International Travel Fair KOTFA 2018 has finished its work. As a result of the exhibition, the stand of the State Committee for Tourism Development was recognized as one of the brightest and most attractive.
On June 20, 2018, a conference on “Tourists’ insurance and their property” was held at Hamkor business center. The conference was held by the staff of Uzbekinvest National Export-Import Insurance Company jointly with Samarkand Regional Tourism Development Department.
Urgench International Airport became the winner in “For significant contribution to the development of airport” nomination and again has been recognized as the “Best airport in the CIS countries in 2017”.
Delegation of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan jointly with Uzbekistan Airways and representatives of private travel companies participated in KOFTA 2018 international exhibition on June 14-17, in Seoul.
On June 13, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Bakhtiyor Umarov held a meeting with artisans of Margilan in Said Ahmad-Khoja madrasah, where residents and guests of Margilan became familiar with local artisans’ works.
Within the framework of meetings of the ADB mission on implementation of the Strategy 2030 of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program, on June 13, 2018, the State Committee for Tourism Development hosted a meeting on “Tourism development initiatives in Uzbekistan. Potential areas of cooperation in Uzbekistan within the framework of CAREC in tourism”.
Just recently, the first season of the reality show “On the road of friendship” was filmed. Three moto-tourist friends from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan are traveling to the cities of Uzbekistan.
Following the summit in China, it became clear that the SCO member states are aimed at creating a common tourism space, coordinating efforts for mutual enhancement of tourist flows and improving the quality of services.
There are still unknown places – nature protection areas in Uzbekistan. The ways of making them more attractive and comfortable for tourists was discussed by an international expert on development of tourism in the field of nature protection areas Juris Smalinskis.
Representatives of the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development held a meeting with tour operators from China, which jointly with the travel company Diplomatic VIP and Travel Service intend to organize charter and direct flights from Chongqing, Lu’an, Xi’an cities in late August this year.
The Consulate General of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Greece, in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, organized a visit of Hunarmand Association to Greece within the framework of implementation of instructions of the leadership on increasing exports, enhancing the tourism attractiveness of Uzbekistan, as well as supporting handicrafts.