Nijhawan Group to be advisor for tourism promotion of Embassy of Uzbekistan in India
Nijhawan Group, one of the fastest growing travel and hospitality groups in India, has announced its appointment as the advisor on tourism promotion of Embassy of Uzbekistan in India. The primary objective of this partnership is to increase the number of arrivals to Uzbekistan and to strengthen the image of the destination.
Talking about the new partnership, Ankush Nijhawan, managing director, Nijhawan Group said, “We are excited about the new partnership. We aim to generate wide awareness and publicity on Uzbekistan as a preferred leisure and business destination and boost the country’s tourist arrivals. With this partnership, we are confident to unravel the full potential of India’s growth story. With the Indian outbound at a record high, we are confident of strong numbers coming in from the region.”
Commenting on the new partnership, Farhod Arziev, ambassador of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Republic of India, said, “We are happy to partner with the leading travel and hospitality group, Nijhawan Group. To promote leisure and MICE movement, Uzbekistan will launch the e-visas system starting from July 15, 2018 for the citizens of 101 countries, including India. The consular fee for processing and issuing an e-visa is US$ 20. The visa relaxations are expected to help further development of people-to-people exchanges between Uzbekistan and India by enhancing convenience for Indian tourists and business persons as well as repeat visitors.”