Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Zurab Pololikashvili praised Uzbekistan’s initiative to start exploring tourism from childhood, noting that this initiative will contribute to the introduction of this direction as a separate subject in schools around the world and creating textbooks.
“In accordance with the Regulation on the temporary procedure for the provision of subsidies to cover part of the costs of tour operators, tour agents and accommodation facilities can currently receive subsidies:
Demo Day took place on 8 January within the framework of the “Toursim. The Path to Innovation”, where ambitious startup founders presented their projects to a special commission.
The airline ticket search service Aviasales.uz conducted a study on what has changed in the travel industry of Uzbekistanis in 2020 - there is a demand for travel, there are few opportunities.
A meeting was held at the International Islamic Academy of Uzbekistan on the development of pilgrim tourism and the training of specialists in this direction. The event was opened by Adviser to the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Rector of the International Islamic Academy Rustam Kasimov and Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov.
A grand opening of the first hotel of the world famous Marriott hotel brand - Courtyard by Marriott Tashkent took place in the capital of Uzbekistan.
The Institute for Tourism Development under the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “Sochi State University” (Russian Federation).
On 9 December, a video conference was held under the chairmanship of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev to discuss ongoing work in the field of tourism and sports, as well as tasks for the coming year.
he World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has developed Safetravel protocols in collaboration with tourism experts, governments, healthcare and other professionals to join forces to revitalize the tourism industry and develop meaningful action plans.