According to the decision of a special commission of the Cabinet of Ministers to prepare a program of action plans to prevent the entry and spread of coronavirus in our country from 17 March 2020, it is recommended that travel companies, public organizations and large industrial enterprises suspend development activities domestic tourism until the situation with the spread of coronavirus in the country is stabilized.
Over the past year, travelers on average spent 62,051 sums per flight for flights.
In a special application “Reiseguide” of the influential German daily newspaper “Die Welt”, analytical material on the tourism potential of Uzbekistan under the heading “Welcome to Uzbekistan” has been published, Dunyo news agency reported.
A state subsidy was allocated to a 3-star hotel in Khorezm. The certificate of subsidy was presented by the Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development, Aziz Abdukhakimov.
Due to the wide spread of coronavirus infection in the world (COVID-19), the “Ziyorat Tourism Week”, which was scheduled for 12-16 March 2020 by the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan, was postponed.
A presentation of the tourism potential of Uzbekistan was held at the Consulate General of Uzbekistan in St. Petersburg.
The Government’s resolution “On the liberalization of visa-free travel to the Republic of Uzbekistan for Japanese citizens holding diplomatic or official passports” was adopted.
ITB Berlin 2020 was this evening officially cancelled by Messe Berlin after days of intensive talks, exhibitor withdrawals and public calls for the trade fair to be dropped because of the potential health risks to an expected 150,000 visitors and exhibitors from the rapidly spreading Covid-19 virus.
Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan - Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov met with representatives of the republic’s guides in the building of Tashkent State Economic University and congratulated them on 21 February - World Tour Day.