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The General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization, held in Samarkand, garnered attention from the Japanese press

An article titled "The General Assembly of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) was held in Samarkand, the tourist center of the Great Silk Road" was published on the website of the prominent Japanese tourism publishing house "Chikyuno Arukikata."
The article provides insights into the events hosted during the Assembly, the participation of Japanese delegations, the rich history of Samarkand, and its tourism potential.
The piece specifically acknowledges the well-organized exhibitions showcasing the regions of Uzbekistan, the successful conduct of the investment forum, the informative sessions of the educational forum, and the commendable efforts put into the "best tourism village" initiative. These events were noted for their high level of execution and left a lasting impression on the participants.
Furthermore, the article underscores that the Assembly has contributed to an increased global interest in the city of Samarkand. The world community's attention towards Samarkand has grown, highlighting the significance of this international gathering.