Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov held talks with a delegation of the Kuwaiti airline Jazeera Airways headed by Vice President Ravindran Bharatkhan.
The number of foreign citizens who visited the Republic of Uzbekistan for tourism in January-December 2020 made up 1,5 million people. Compared to the same period in 2019, this indicator decreased by 77.7%.
During his visit to Spain, Deputy PM of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov had a face-to-face meeting with King Philip VI of Spain in Madrid.
A delegation of Uzbekistan took part in the 113th session of the Executive Council of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). A presentation was demonstrated to promote Uzbekistan’s candidacy in UNWTO Executive Council for 2021-2023 and holding 25th session of the UNWTO General Assembly in Uzbekistan.
A delegation from the city of Nur-Sultan of the Republic of Kazakhstan headed by the national company Kazakh Tourizm arrived in Tashkent today. This was reported by the press service of the Department for Tourism Development of the city of Tashkent.
Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan Aziz Abdukhakimov, during a meeting with the UNWTO Secretary-General Zurab Pololikashvili, acquainted him with the modern development of the tourism industry in Uzbekistan.
A delegation of Uzbekistan headed by Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov, took part in a meeting of the Global Crisis Committee in the field of tourism UNWTO (United Nations World Tourism Organization).
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.