Uzbekistan and the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) signed an agreement on strengthening of mutual relations, cooperation in further development of tourism in Uzbekistan, training cadres and improving skills of specialists in the sphere, popularizing tourism at the Great Silk Road.
The 99th session of the Executive Council of the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) opened its work in Samarkand on 2 October 2014.
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) included Uzbekistan to Top Five of countries, where they expect tourism boom in next ten years.
Committee for tourism of Saint Petersburg will participate in the 20th anniversary of Tashkent International Tourism Fair “Tourism on the Silk Road” (TITF-2014), which will be held on 6-8 October 2014.
JATA TABIHAKU Travel Showcase (JATA-2014), a largest tourism exhibition in Asian-Pacific region, was held in Tokyo (Japan) on 25-28 September 2014.
Tourism companies from Uzbekistan participated in international tourism exhibition IFTM Top Resa-2014 in Paris, France, the press service of Uzbektourism said.
Almost US$102 million will be directed to development of tourism in Kashkadarya region in 2013-2015, press service of Uzbektourism said.
A presentation of tourism potential of Uzbekistan and opportunities of Uzbekistan Havo Yollari was held in New Delhi, India.