Tourism potential of Uzbekistan has been presented at international tourism fair World Travel Market – 2012, which kicked off in London on 5 November 2012.
The Tashkent International Tourism Fair “Tourism on the Silk Road” will open its doors for visitors on 31 October 2012.
Hotels and tourism companies in Uzbekistan will start to pay a duty at the size of US$2 per tourist to Off-budget Tourism Development Fund from 15 October 2012.
Embassy of Uzbekistan in France hosted a presentation of tourism potential of Uzbekistan and joint opportunities in the sphere within the visit of a delegation of Uzbekistan to the 34th international exhibition.
Embassy of Uzbekistan in Italy held a presentation of tourism potential of Uzbekistan, which was attended by the representatives of tourism agency and mass media of Italy, Jahon news agency repored.
UNDP showcased the new opportunities of tourism development in Zaamin to representatives of travel agencies of Uzbekistan and media.
The Government of Uzbekistan appointed new chairperson of Uzbektourism national company, the press service of the company said.
Embassy of Uzbekistan in Tokyo in cooperation with Japan’s Seven & i Holdings organized an exhibition dedicated to tourism potential of Uzbekistan, Jahon news agency reported.