NEWS AND EVENTS
March 17, 2015
Measures for the development of roadside and tourism infrastructure of Uzbekistan elaborated
In order to increase the tourism attractiveness of the country and further development of roadside and tourism infrastructure of the Republic, on March 9, 2015 the Cabinet of Ministers adopted a Resolution \"On measures for the development of roadside and tourism infrastructure,\" the press service of \"Uzbektourism\" reported.
Resolution approves the address lists for construction and reconstruction of sanitary units to the standard project.
According to the document, sanitary facilities on the standard project around 27 cultural heritage sites and entertainment facilities such as a museum \"Afrosiyob\" in Samarkand, Bukhara Emir\'s palace \"Ark\", the park \"Somoniylar\" ensemble \"Chor Bakr \"Bukhara madrassah\" Norbutabi \"in Kokand, madrassas\" Abulkasim \"in Tashkent, the complex\" Sultan Soadat \"and the museum and park\" Alpomish \"in Termez and others will be built.
Decree establishes that from September 1, 2015 operation of CNG filling stations (CNG) included in the address list of the regulations is not allowed, if they are not equipped with an operating on 24-hour-basis sanitary units of the standard project. This requirement will be applied to other CNG from April 1, 2016. In addition, the visitors will be charged for the use of sanitary units, developed in accordance with this decision.
In this regard, \"Uzbektourism\" and the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Architecture and Construction are charged within a month to develop a standard project of modern sanitary facilities in accordance with the town planning regulations.
In addition, the State Committee for Construction and Architecture entrusted to make changes to the planning regulations and rules providing mandatory presence of CNG filling stations for sanitary unit, as well as the requirements for such sites, taking into account the standard project, developed in accordance with this decision.
Effective implementation of this resolution will increase the tourism attractiveness of the country and the promotion of national tourist product on the global tourism market.