Yesterday, on 11 November, the Online Forum within the framework of TITF-2020 was successfully launched.
On 10 November 2020, a regular meeting of the Tourism Council of the member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States was held in video conference mode under the chairmanship of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
Visit Uzbekistan magazine has invited British-American travel writer Megan Eaves to become its Managing Editor and serve as the magazine’s international development advisor. The first edition with her participation was Issue 26, a special issue dedicated to Bukhara.
On 5 November 2020, a television show will start in the UK to familiarize the British public with the gastronomy and pastries of Uzbekistan and other Central Asian countries, organized by Sophie Ibbotson, Ambassador of Uzbekistan’s tourism brand to the UK.
The Embassy of Uzbekistan in Italy hosted a ceremony of presenting Guya Canino with the certificate of Tourism Brand Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Italy.
On 27 October 2020, a joint meeting of the Committee on Youth Affairs, Culture and Sports of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis and the Bukhara Regional Kengash of People’s Deputies was held in Bukhara region.
In accordance with the "Program of measures to further improve the system of state support for the elderly", approved by the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan from 28 May 2020 No. 340 "On additional measures to further improve the system of state support for the elderly people ", the task of organizing “Month of Tourism for the Elderly” was set, with the aim of encouraging the older generation while traveling around the country.
As part of the implementation of the “Digital Uzbekistan-2030” strategy, a presentation of the work carried out in the field of tourism and projects planned for completion by the end of 2020 was held in Davlatobad district of Namangan city.
Uzbekistan’s Zaamin region, located at an altitude of 2,500 meters (8,202 feet) above sea level and attracting people who want cooler weather during hot seasons, will be transformed into a region with tourism potential in all four seasons with the contribution of a Turkish company.
The number of foreign citizens who visited the Republic of Uzbekistan for tourism in January-September 2020 made up 1.35 million. Compared to the same period of 2019, this indicator decreased by 72.6%. This was reported by the State Committee on Statistics of the Republic of Uzbekistan.