The State committee for tourism development, in cooperation with the consulate general of Uzbekistan in Frankfurt am Main and the “Global communication Experts Agency”, organized an online meeting with more than 20 bloggers from Germany, Switzerland and Austria, foreign journalists, representatives of travel and online news agencies.
A festive event dedicated to February 21 - World Guides Day was held at the Moscow Marriott Hotel. The event, which brought together the most active guides and tour guides of Uzbekistan, was opened by Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State committee for tourism development Aziz Abdukhakimov.
Every year 21 February is celebrated in many countries of the world on the International Tourist Guide day. This holiday was founded by the World Federation of Tourist Guides associations (WFTGA).
On 18 February 2021, the tourism potential of Uzbekistan will be presented in the popular TV program of the Japanese TV channel NHK "There are so many amazing things in the world."
"Uzbekistan paves the way for the return of international tourists." Under this heading, an article was published in one of the leading Hong Kong media outlets "Belt and Road News", dedicated to the tourism potential of our country and the measures taken to develop the industry.
The State committee for tourism development of the Republic of Uzbekistan introduces the position of Deputy Chairman for the Development of Pilgrimage Tourism within the existing states. This is stated in the decree of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev dated February 9, 2021 "On measures for the further development of domestic and pilgrim tourism in the Republic of Uzbekistan."
A working group headed by Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov got acquainted with the work of hotels under construction in Khiva.
From 1 March 2021, a visa-free regime will be introduced for citizens of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait, the Sultanate of Oman and the People's Republic of China, including the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macau.
A modern tourist information center with all conditions has been created at the Ayritom border checkpoint (South Gate of Uzbekistan). Guests from the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan enter our country through the Ayritom border customs post in Surkhandarya region.
On 5 February 2021, negotiations were held between the Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development Aziz Abdukhakimov with Adviser to the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan on economic development, effective management and international cooperation Suma Chakrabarti in the video conferencing format.