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 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.
Over 12,000 tourists from India paid visit Uzbekistan in past period of 2012, it was said at the presentation of tourism potential of Uzbekistan in Delhi.
Hogg Robinson Group (HRG), the award-winning international corporate services company, has announced the appointment of TravelCenter as its new partner in Uzbekistan. The corporate travel entity will trade as HRG Uzbekistan and support HRG’s clients around the world with additional local and regional expertise.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov signed a decree “On simplification visa procedures for citizens of Thailand” on 23 August 2012.