The Committee on Tourism will assign a tourism representative to promote the tourism potential of Uzbekistan in foreign countries.
Uzbekistan plans to attract 10.57 million foreign tourists in 2024. This is stated in the decree of the President of Uzbekistan “On measures to significantly increase the flow of foreign tourists to the republic and further enhance domestic tourism.”
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with the presentation on increasing the tourist flow and expanding domestic tourism.
The head of the Tourism Committee Umid Shadiev met with the US Ambassador to Uzbekistan Jonathan Henick and discussed the prospects for expanding cooperation in the field of tourism.
About 6.63 million foreign citizens visited Uzbekistan from January to December 2023. This was stated by the Statistics Agency of Uzbekistan.
A meeting was held at the Embassy of Uzbekistan in London with the executive director of the British Islamic Trade Association, Eman Mustafa, Dunyo news agency reported.
Deputy Chairman of the Tourism Committee under the Ministry of Ecology, Environmental Protection and Climate Change has been appointed.
On 9 January, a meeting was held between the Chairman of the Tourism Committee Umid Chodiev and the director of the European company Voyage Prive Charles Guilhamon.
From 1 March 2024, travel agencies in Uzbekistan are exempt from the mandatory deposit of US$15,000.