Archive for the ‘Uzbekistan’ Category
BY AGHA IQRAR HAROON, ETN US CORRESPONDENT IN PAKISTAN | January, 2013 TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (DND) – Uzbektourism – the National Tourism Company (NTO) of Uzbekistan has finalized its tourism development agenda for the year 2013 during a high level meeting of all relevant ministries.Â It has been decided to establish a single registration process for all [...]
By Agha Iqrar Haroon, eTN US Correspondent in Pakistan | Nov 28, 2012 TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (eTN) – Circumstances for my recent travel to Uzbekistan were not appropriate for me, because my doctors have advised me to keep away from any food that has animal fat and fried items for the next six months. This medical [...]
By Agha Iqrar Haroon | November, 2012 TASHKENT, Uzbekistan â€“ The Tashkent Tourism Festival concluded with the participation of international tour operators, travel writers, and accommodation providers from 147 countries.
By Agha Iqrar Haroon Tashkent, Uzbekistan: Tashkent Tourism Festival concluded with the participation of international tour operators, travel writers and accommodation providers from 147 countries.
By Agha Iqrar Haroon Islamabad: The Embassy of Uzbekistan in Islamabad celebrated 20th Anniversary of Pakistan Uzbekistan relations on Wednesday. This reception also covered the celebrations of 21th Independence Day of Uzbekistan. The reception was hosted by the Ambassador of Uzbekistan in Islamabad in a local hotel.
By Agha Iqrar Haroon: Former Consultant Ministry of Tourism Government of Pakistan After travelling to many of the popular places in Uzbekistan, I had really wanted to travel in a purely rugged fashion, but also knew that certain areas of Central Asia could be difficult and challenging. Then, I was introduced to a vibrant young [...]
Story and photos by Agha Iqrar Haroon My journey to the Jewel of East, Uzbekistan, continued in Bukhara, a city considered to be “Islam’s Most Sacred City after Mecca.” More than 3000 Muslim shrines were discovered here. Bukhara reached its 2500th anniversary in 1997 and was added to the list of world heritage sites of [...]
By Agha Iqrar Haroon (Former President Ecotourism Society Pakistan andÂ Former consultant Ministry of Tourism Government of Pakistan.) My obsession for Central Asia and the Silk Road again pushed me to Tashkent. I have travelled there many times while my soul lives there always. My journey to Samarkand from Tashkent will be interesting and presented soon [...]
Kempinski Hotels has signed a cooperation agreement with Okan Holding, one of Kazakhstan’s leading real estate development companies, covering Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkmenistan.
The nonprofit development organization Counterpart International is commemorating 10 years of work in Uzbekistan by shipping over a million dollars worth of medical and other humanitarian supplies at the request of the Tashkent Government.