Maqom – source of national values

The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Uzbekistan held a press conference dedicated to activities being carried out on preparation for the International Forum of Maqom Art and holding it at a high level.

International forum of maqom art – the best samples are already being selected

A meeting devoted to the International forum of maqom art to be held on September 6-10 in Shakhrisabz was held at the Center of Uzbek National Maqom Art.

Uzbekistan introduces e-visa and visa free transit regime starting from 15 July 2018

The Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan from July 4, 2018 introduces new regulations to further optimize the order of entry of foreign citizens to the Republic of Uzbekistan.

An unusual look ... on Charvak

We are all different and each has his own needs, his own interests. Among us there are many curious people who are striving to learn how the faithful keepers of the centuries-old traditions and customs of the peoples of Uzbekistan live. That is why the Association of Private Tourist Organizations is actively developing CBT tourism.

Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Russia B. Ashrafkhanov: the flow of Russian tourists has almost doubled

In Uzbekistan, great importance is attached to the promotion of the tourist potential and the brand of the country abroad. In this process, an important role is played by the activities of the diplomatic representations of the republic in foreign countries.

What is necessary for the development of tourism? Strategy 2030

Goscomtourism prepared a draft strategy for the development of tourism in Uzbekistan until 2030. The document is published for public discussion, which will last until July 20.

In Uzbekistan, there will be a year-round ski resort

PGI and Amirsoy Mountain Resort signed an agreement on the coordination of the construction of the first ski resort in Uzbekistan, says in the press release of the company.

Mysteries of Munchoktepa

The Republican Council of Young Scientists organized a press conference on activities carried out within the framework of scientific research expedition, at the Youth Press Club of the Union of Youth of Uzbekistan.

Cultural Heritage of Uzbekistan Is a Path to Dialogue among Peoples

On behalf of the participants of the Second International Congress “Cultural Heritage of Uzbekistan: Path to Dialogue among Peoples and Countries”, allow us to express deep respect for Your tireless activity aimed at shaping a new Uzbekistan.

Delegation of Uzbekistan holds talks at UNESCO

Delegation of Uzbekistan led by Deputy Prime Minister A.Abdukhakimov visits France to hold meetings on strengthening cooperation with UNESCO.

Moynak to host “Element” Music Festival

On September 14, 2018, festival of abstract electronic music in Uzbekistan "Element» will be held with support of the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development.

XVII International Festival “Silk and Spices”

On May 25-27, a variety of products of gold embroidery, jewelry, embroidery, pottery, carpet weaving, embossing and carving, fine and applied art were presented at the XVII International Festival of Silk and Spices, in Bukhara.

Charm of time

An exhibition under this title is organized in the State Art Museum of Uzbekistan.

Silk and Spices festival

ХVII traditional international festival “Silk and spices” started in Bukhara.

Cultural and humanitarian cooperation is expanding

During the negotiations at the expanded format, within the framework of the state visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the Republic of Tajikistan, views were exchanged on cultural and humanitarian cooperation

During the negotiations at the expanded format, within the framework of the state visit of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev to the Republic of Tajikistan, views were exchanged on cultural and humanitarian cooperation. The developing dialogue between scientific, educational institutions, the mass media, creative and sports collectives, youth, women’s organizations, trade unions, and other civil society institutions of the two countries was noted.

Six Most Popular Types of Travel in Uzbekistan

Tourism in Uzbekistan today is a variety of tourist products for the most demanding taste: historical and cultural, ethnic, ecological, health and MICE industry.

Pirimkul Kadyrov’s "Yulduzli tunlar" presented in Islamabad

In Pakistani society, particularly political and academic circles treat the historical and cultural heritage of Uzbekistan with particular respect. There is no exception here the work of the great statesman Zakhiriddin Muhammad Babur.

Women of Uzbekistan lavished with care and attention

Honouring women and showing special respect for them are noble qualities characteristic of Uzbek people. As a result of weighty work being carried out in Uzbekistan on raising women’s status in society, they are achieving big successes in all spheres.

The Eastern Riches

Pomegranate… In the East, this is not only a huge pink fruits with peels, flaying which you have the red and juicy grains. Pomegranate is a symbol of prosperity, fertility, wealth, and family. The theme of pomegranate has always been, is and will be relevant. Therefore, the organizers chose this theme, calling the exhibition ‘The Flower of the pomegranate I will weave in a braid…’ that has been opened in the Exhibition Hall of the Alisher Navoi National Park.

Uzbekistan to abolish visas for tourists from 27 countries

The decree of Interim President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoev dated December 2, 2016 approved measures to ensure accelerated development of the tourism industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

When Architectural Monuments Start “Talking”

On October 17, 2016, Uzbekistan Today News Agency, the UNESCO Office in Uzbekistan and the National Association of Electronic Mass Media of Uzbekistan hosted a presentation of the project ‘The Architectural Epigraphy of Uzbekistan’.

Returning to Tashkent. 30 Years Later…

There is nothing better than celebrating your birthday where you were born.

Euronews about the Complex Shahi Zinda

Euronews TV channel continues to show a cycle of broadcasts Postcards fr om Uzbekistan. The broadcast includes report dedicated to the memorial complex Shahi Zinda in Samarkand.

"Traditions' Keepers: Ceramics of Uzbekistan" exhibition closes in Tashkent

The Gallery of Fine Arts of Uzbekistan hosted the press-conference and the closing ceremony of the exhibition called “Traditions' Keepers: Ceramics of Uzbekistan”. The best works of ceramics masters from different regions of the country were presented at the exhibition.

Global Attraction

Uzbekistan is famous not only with Bukhara, Samarkand and Khiva; it has a vast Cart Blanche for tourist operators in the field of setting up new tourist routes, which will turn Uzbekistan into an even more interesting and attractive country for the greater number of foreign tourists. At the same time it has to be admitted that new routes spring up with every passing day, which are interesting for Uzbekistanis themselves and provide them with an opportunity to get acquainted with their own country and discover its unknown sites.

UNESCO Calls for Reform in Global Education

In the new Global Report on Education Monitoring, prepared under the auspices of UNESCO, authors analyze how education can contribute to progress in the achievement of the entire range of global ends set on the agenda in the area of sustainable development for the period of up to 2030. The experts conclude that education needs serious reforms.

Tashkent to host photo exhibition "Magic Slovakia"

On September 16, the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in cooperation with the Academy of arts of Uzbekistan will organize a photo exhibition "Magic Slovakia". The event will take place at the Tashkent House of photography.

The passing away of Kyudzo Kato - heavy loss for the Uzbek people

On September 12 a famous scientist and archaeologist, professor emeritus of the National Ethnological Museum of Japan, holder of the Order "Dustlik", an honorary citizen of the city of Termez Kyudzo Kato passed away in the Surkhandarya region in the age of 94 years.

Visit of Japanese delegation

Uzbekistan and Japan are rapidly developing multilateral cooperation.