On 23-24 October 2019, the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk hosted an expert group meeting to finalize and agree on a draft Strategy for the Development of Cooperation of the Member States of the Commonwealth of Independent States in the field of tourism for 2021–2030.
According to a report by Mastercard and CrescentRating, Uzbekistan has become one of the most attractive countries for Muslim tourists. According to experts, security and religious worship, including tolerance for Islamic clothing, are the two most important factors for Muslim tourists.
The National Association of Electronic Mass Media of Uzbekistan and the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for the Development of Tourism announced the holding of an international competition for the best social video in the nomination “Traveling in Uzbekistan”. Television and film studios, independent participants and bloggers can take part in the competition.
On 12-15 October 2019, the 2nd International Conference “One Belt, One Road, One Tourism” was held in Guilin (China), which was attended by representatives of the Silk Road International Tourism University, chapter with the first vice-rector for development and strategic issues Azamat Akbarov.
A video clip dedicated to the history, culture and national cuisine of Uzbekistan was broadcast on CNN Indonesia, Dunyo news agency reported.
Singapore hosts the Asian Travel Market (ITB Asia) International Tourism and Travel Exhibition, which features the National Stand of Uzbekistan, organized by the State Committee for Tourism Development of the Republic of Uzbekistan with the support of the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Singapore.
The French magazine Gala Magazine has dedicated 45 pages of its issue to the cultural and historical heritage of Uzbekistan, Dunyo reported.
A thematic action “Do you know Uzbekistan or Bukhara?” was held in New York, aimed at popularizing and promoting the national tourism brand of our country in the USA, Dunyo news agency reported.
The Azerbaijan Tourism Association (AZTA) and the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development, within the framework of the VII Summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic-speaking countries in Baku, have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation.