According to the recent President’s decree the government of Uzbekistan is planning a development of Aral Sea region. Building trade and tourist complexes with mud&therapeutic baths at the highly saline lakes of the Aral Sea is one of the objectives of the plan. 
The document also provides organization of an annual international eco-festival under the slogan “Aral and the revival of Muynak”, production of souvenirs, restoration of abandoned ships - relics of former existing fishing industry and creation of a museum of local lore.