On 29-30 September, a gastronomic festival "99 types of Aral fish dishes" will be organized in Muynak district of Karakalpakstan.
Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Tourism and Cultural Heritage of the Republic of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov met in Tokyo with President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Akihiro Tanaka. Issues of further expansion of bilateral cooperation in the field of tourism and cultural heritage were discussed at the meeting.
The State Statistics Committee of Uzbekistan stated that in January-August 2022, a total of 3.31 million citizens of Uzbekistan went abroad for tourism purposes.
On 22 September, the International Exhibition "JATA Tourism Expo Japan 2022" began its work at the International Exhibition Center in Tokyo, Japan. In order to implement the initiative of the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to create joint tourism programs on the principle of "One view - the whole region", the delegation of Uzbekistan participates in a single stand created in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Heritage, the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency.
From 20 to 22 September, the International Tourism Exhibition IFTM Top Resa 2022 is being held in Paris.
On 19 September, President Shavkat Mirziyoyev chaired a videoconference on measures to further increase the potential of domestic and inbound tourism.
As part of the SCO summit, an Indian delegation visited the Silk Road International University of Tourism and Cultural Heritage.
An important event of these days was the 22nd meeting of the SCO Council of Heads of States held in Samarkand under the chairmanship of Uzbekistan. As a result, the member countries signed more than 40 conceptual and strategic documents that will help realize the huge potential of the Organization.
CAMCE of China will build ropeways in Uzbekistan. A corresponding memorandum of cooperation was signed by the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Heritage of the Republic of Uzbekistan and the Chinese Engineering Corporation CAMCE within the framework of the Summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.
Accor, a world leading hospitality group, announces the signing of a cooperation agreement with Ayvan Palace LLC to open a new Mercure hotel in Bukhara. Mercure Bukhara Old Town will welcome its first guests later in 2022 and offer all the benefits of Mercure’s highest international standards of service, including the opportunity to become a member of the loyalty program ALL - Accor Live Limitless.