Tashkent to host International Investment Tourism Forum
Tashkent, Oct 21 (IBNS): In an attempt to woo tourists and investors in tourism sector from across the globe, the first International Investment Tourism Forum will be held in Tashkent city of Uzbekistan on Nov 19-21.
Representatives of international financial institutions, potential foreign investors, international tourism organizations, leading tourism companies, experts and specialists of the sphere will attend the forum along with domestic entrepreneurs.
The forum is aimed at expanding international cooperation in tourism industry, attracting direct investments, and promoting the country’s tourism potential among investors.
Participants of the event will visit the regions of the country to become acquainted with ready projects offered to investors.
They will also get acquainted with opportunities provided in Charvak free tourism zone, Samarkand city and “Qadimiy Bukhoro” (Ancient Bukhara) tourism zones, as well as small tourism zones in Surkhandarya region.
It is planned to sign final documents with participants of the forum, including contracts on implementation of projects.
For this purpose, the State Committee for Investments was instructed to discuss with potential investors and creditors the conditions of implementation of projects, to choose effective and most acceptable schemes for their implementation.
The number of foreign tourists who visited Uzbekistan in the first half of 2018, almost doubled compared to the same period in 2017.
In total in the first 6 months of this year, Uzbekistan visited 2,6 million foreign tourists.