In Tashkent will host SCO tourism forum

As part of Uzbekistan's chairmanship in the SCO Summit 2022, a tourism forum with the participation of tourism officials of the SCO member states will be held in Tashkent on May 19-20.

A meeting of tourism officials of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will be held on May 19-20 at the Hilton Tashkent City Hotel in Tashkent. This was reported by the press service of the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Heritage.

The event is organized within the framework of Uzbekistan's chairmanship in the SCO summit in 2022.

On May 20, a tourism forum entitled "A new stage of cooperation between the SCO member states: tourism and cultural heritage" will be held with the participation of academic and business circles, as well as representatives of the tourism industry of the SCO member states. The forum participants will discuss topical issues of international tourism, preservation and promotion of cultural heritage of the SCO member states, as well as expanding scientific and technological cooperation in the field of tourism and cultural heritage.

At the meeting, tourism leaders will discuss joint initiatives to accelerate the recovery of tourism, new projects and programs that will increase the role of tourism as a multiplier of economic growth.

The agenda of the forthcoming meetings includes the agreement on the development of cooperation in the field of tourism and the coordination of draft memoranda of cooperation between the SCO member states in the field of museum work.

P.S: The SCO summit is scheduled to take place in Samarkand.