Tourism is a major socio-economic phenomenon and its impact reaches across the entire national infrastructure system. This sphere is based on a high level of transport development and social services, which ultimately makes it a highly profitable sector of the economy. Uzbekistan has a huge potential for further tourism development due to its rich cultural and historical heritage as well as natural resources.
The first International Investment Forum in Tourism Sphere will be held in Tashkent on November 19-21, 2018 with the purpose of expanding international cooperation in the field of tourism development, attracting direct investments, and promoting the country's tourism potential among investors and tourists.
The organizers of the First International Investment Forum in Tourism Sphere are the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Tourism Development, the State Committee for Investments, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan and Uzbekistan Embassies abroad, and the Ministry for Foreign Trade and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan.
The Forum is expected to bring together investors from Europe and Asia, representatives of international financial institutions, foreign investors, international tourism organizations, leading tourism companies, experts and specialists in this field, and heads of major domestic and foreign companies.
Hotels and restaurants, museums, insurance companies, transport and logistics enterprises, as well as cultural and entertainment establishments will present their services at the Forum.