A special site, www.cbtuzbekistan.uz, has been developed for advertising promotion of CBT (Community Based Tourism - Community Based Tourism) of Uzbekistan, which provides detailed information about guest houses with a demonstration of the location on an interactive map.
A working group composed of representatives of the State Committee for Tourism Development and its regional administration, as well as local authorities examined the readiness to restore 16 sanatoriums, 12 camps and 22 public catering facilities in Namangan region.
About 30 new family guest houses were opened in “Soy Buyi” mahalla in Nanai village of Yangikurgan district of Namangan region in a day.
Eltazarov Juliboy Danabaevich was appointed the first vice-rector for internationalization and strategic development of the Silk Road International Tourism University in Samarkand.
An ambassador of the tourist brand of the Republic of Uzbekistan in South Korea, an actress who played the role of Jang-geum in the popular television series Pearl of the Palace, Lee Young-ae sent a video message to the Uzbek people.
A working group consisting of representatives of the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan and its Ferghana Regional Administration examined the region’s preparedness for the tourist season and its health safety in terms of travel.
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev signed a decree "On urgent measures to support the tourism sector to reduce the negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic."
Many sectors of the economy suffered during the coronavirus pandemic. The tourism sector suffered enormous damage: air communications were stopped, borders were closed, and movement between cities was limited.
On 1 June, under the auspices of the World Tourism Organization of the United Nations (UNWTO), an online conference entitled “Path to Recovery”, initiated by Uzbekistan, was held, Dunyo news agency reported.
Today, during the crisis caused by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic worldwide, one of the important tasks is to preserve, revive and develop the tourism industry in our country.