On 28 September, the Silk Road Tourism University hosted an international online conference on the topic: "Problems and prospects of tourism development in the SCO countries", timed to coincide with the International Tourism Day.
In order to study the statistical data of the flow of tourists over the last period arriving in Samarkand, the staff of the Main Department of Tourism and Sports of the region studied the attendance of popular sights of the city, namely Registan Square, the mausoleum of Amir Timur, the Bibi Khanym mosque and others. This was reported by the press service of the Main Department for Tourism and Sports of Samarkand region.
A media tour for guides, representatives of tourism organizations and the media was organized in Jizzakh and Samarkand regions from 23 to 27 August. The info-tour, organized within the framework of the USAID Entrepreneurship and Business Environment Development Project by the Association of Private Tourism Organizations of Uzbekistan (ATTO) and the National PR Center with the support of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan, is aimed at developing SVT tourism and promoting the tourism potential of family guest houses, as well as a range of services provided to tourists in these accommodation facilities.
The number of citizens of Uzbekistan who left the country for the purpose of tourism in January-June 2021 totaled 812,900 people, in January-June last year the same figure was 1.44 million people.
On 23-26 August 2021, the Training “Building Sustainable Tourism in Karakalpakstan: An Enterprise Approach” will take place in Nukus, Karakalpakstan.
On 20 August 2021, the Closing Ceremony of the Online Incubator on “Creation of Tourism Media Content based on the Cultural and Natural Heritage of Karakalpakstan” will take place in Nukus, Karakalpakstan.
Chairman of the State Committee of the Republic of Tatarstan for Tourism Sergei Ivanov held talks at the Ministry of Tourism and Sports as part of a working trip to Uzbekistan.
From 10 to 12 August 2021, a training on “Development of Sustainable Eco and Rural Tourism in Karakalpakstan” will take place in Nukus, Karakalpakstan, organized by the UNESCO Tashkent Office in close cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Sports of Uzbekistan in the framework of the Joint Programme “Addressing the urgent human insecurities in the Aral Sea region through promoting sustainable rural development”.
A working group headed by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Tourism and Sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov visited Khorezm region and studied the tourist, sports and cultural infrastructure of Urgench and Khiva.