Chairman of State Tourism Committee meets the first "visa-free" tourists
Head of State Tourism Committee met the passengers of Korean Air on 11 February. Aziz Abdukhakimov in Japanese welcomed tourists from South Korea and Japan.
The Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism presented souvenirs and national clothes to tourists as gifts.
On 10 February 2018, Uzbekistan introduced a visa-free regime for 30 days from the date of entry into the country for citizens of Israel, Indonesia, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Turkey and Japan.