A resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan “On additional measures to further improve the system of state support for older people” has been adopted. The document envisages organization of travel around the country for older people in order to support them.
In order to mitigate the negative effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the tourism industry, establish international cooperation and discuss joint actions to accelerate recovery and sustainable development of the industry on 1 June 2020. On the initiative of the Republic of Uzbekistan and under the auspices of the World Tourism Organization of the United Nations (UNWTO), an online tourism conference “The Path to Recovery” will be held.
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”.
An international scientific-practical conference on the theme “Tourism of the 21st Century: Innovation, Digital Technologies, Inclusive Growth” has started online at the Silk Road International University of Tourism, Dunyo reported referring to the press service of the State Committee for Tourism.
According to the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev No. UP-5781 from 13 August 2019 “On measures for the further development of the tourism sector in the Republic of Uzbekistan”, it is planned to create, based on existing opportunities in the field, a “Tourist Mahalla”, “Tourist Village” or “Tourist Village”.
On 27 May, President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev got acquainted with the presentation of projects in the fields of tourism and the privatization of state assets.
During his visit to Andijan region on 21-22 May, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev instructed to develop domestic tourism, in particular, to turn Khanabad into a tourist center of the Ferghana Valley.
Representatives of the State Committee for Tourism Development, the Association of Hoteliers of Uzbekistan, the Federation of Aeronautics, the Association of Gastronomic Tourism held talks with the world-famous company Diversey, Dunyo reported.
The heads of the tourist administrations of the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization discussed the consequences of coronavirus on the tourism industry in a video conference format, as well as the need to adapt to new conditions.