A procedure has been established for holding competitions for participation in international tourism fairs and exhibitions of tourism organizations with the support of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Now employees of state bodies, public organizations, business entities, representatives of the social sphere and the media, as well as compatriots abroad who have made a worthy contribution to the development and popularization of the tourism industry in the Republic of Uzbekistan will be awarded badge for merit and active promotion of tourism.
In order to ensure the competitiveness of hotels after the end of the pandemic period, as well as to stimulate them to acquire a star category, according to the decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan from 19 June 2020 No. 4755 “On additional measures to develop the tourism sector in strict observance of the requirements of the enhanced sanitary and epidemiological safety regime ", in the period from 1 January 2021 to 31 December 2023, 50 percent of the amount of the tourist (hotel) tax collected for the category of the accommodation facility at the end of the corresponding year is refunded, provided that the category assigned to the hotel in due course.
In accordance with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan No. 6002 "On urgent measures to support the tourism sector to reduce the negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic" from 28 May 2020, registered tour operators in Bukhara, Navoi and Surkhandarya regions were given the opportunity to pay customs duty in the amount of 50 percent of the current rate when purchasing vehicles used for organizing safari tours to tourist sites located at a distance from each other, and the rest - within 3 years from the date of import.
The Embassy of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Republic of Korea held a meeting with the head of the Travelers Club Library in Incheon, chairman of the Sopung Tour travel company Kim Kwang Sung, Dunyo news agency reported.
State Tax Committee of Uzbekistan continues to publish clarifications regarding the application of tax incentives.
In January-March, the number of foreign citizens who visited the Republic of Uzbekistan for tourism made up 1214.0 thousand people. In April-June, this figure was recorded at the level of 2.1 thousand people.
"Bogi Baland" is one of the famous gardens in Samarkand, founded by Amir Temur. It is located on the left bank of the Zarafshan River, on the slope of the Chupon-ota hill. The territory of this garden, where figs, the world famous paradise fruit of Samarkand, are grown, is 40 hectares.
The pandemic has left an indelible imprint on modern reality, but life goes on and we are adapting to a new time. Businesses and professions are adapting, transforming familiar processes in order to organically become part of the new reality at a new level.