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Last Updated: Tue, May 23 2017 | 8:42 AM |

Expo 2020

The UAE has won the right to host the World Expo 2020 in Dubai under the theme ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’. Every five years and for a period of six months, World Expos attract millions of visitors. The World Expo has never been held in the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia in the history of the event.

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2017 Expo hosts commit to pavilion in Dubai in 2020

2017 Expo hosts commit to pavilion in Dubai in 2020

Thursday, 11 May 2017 3:58 PM

Republic of Kazakhstan confirms participation in Dubai just weeks before it hosts Astana Expo 2017

UPS announces Dubai venture, eyes Middle East market

UPS announces Dubai venture, eyes Middle East market

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 8:21 AM

Company expects to hire 1,000 people, and will manage more than 27,000 square meters of warehouse space

Dubai Expo 2020 'can lift GDP by 2%' through jobs, tourism boost

Dubai Expo 2020 'can lift GDP by 2%' through jobs, tourism boost

Saturday, 6 May 2017 1:03 AM

Bank of America Merrill Lynch also says UAE economy has managed a 'soft landing' amid regional slowdown

Japan signs up to take part in Dubai Expo 2020

Japan signs up to take part in Dubai Expo 2020

Wednesday, 3 May 2017 1:58 PM

Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry sees 'great opportunity' to strengthen global reputation

Expo 2020 to award half-a-billion dollars in contracts to SMEs

Expo 2020 to award half-a-billion dollars in contracts to SMEs

Monday, 1 May 2017 9:33 AM

A series of “Meet the Buyers” events will share insight into the process

New Zealand commits to Dubai Expo 2020 participation

New Zealand commits to Dubai Expo 2020 participation

Friday, 28 April 2017 1:14 AM

Officials hope Expo 2020 will open up investment, economic and trade opportunities for New Zealand firms

80% of Dubai's Expo 2020 site to be redeveloped in legacy bid

80% of Dubai's Expo 2020 site to be redeveloped in legacy bid

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 3:17 PM

Senior official says all assets will remain after the event including the buildings and transport infrastructure

Expo 2020 Dubai now open for fragrance firms

Expo 2020 Dubai now open for fragrance firms

Monday, 10 April 2017 9:35 AM

Both international firms and small artisan producers can showcase their products at the six-month happening

Cloud seeding to increase in lead up to Dubai Expo 2020

Cloud seeding to increase in lead up to Dubai Expo 2020

Wednesday, 5 April 2017 11:06 AM

Al Khatib says working on methods to make water harvested from humidity potable

Video: Construction activity to peak at Dubai Expo site from 2018

Video: Construction activity to peak at Dubai Expo site from 2018

Tuesday, 4 April 2017 9:58 AM

Mega expo site will retain a 75-year solitary ghaf tree, says official

Video: Work begins on Dubai Expo 2020 metro station, route

Video: Work begins on Dubai Expo 2020 metro station, route

Monday, 3 April 2017 3:25 PM

The Expo station design incorporates elements inspired by the wings of an airplane

Expo 2020 unveils Al Wasl Plaza

Expo 2020 unveils Al Wasl Plaza

Monday, 3 April 2017 12:20 PM

It will have an open dome, and when completed will be able to accommodate 10,000 people

Netherlands signs up to take part in Dubai Expo 2020

Netherlands signs up to take part in Dubai Expo 2020

Saturday, 25 March 2017 5:55 PM

European country is latest to confirm participation; more than 180 expected to sign up

Construction of Dubai Expo themed districts to start 'by end of March'

Construction of Dubai Expo themed districts to start 'by end of March'

Saturday, 4 March 2017 11:25 AM

Al Futtaim Carillion says mobilising its workforce after winning $600m contract to act as main contractor


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