Emaar Hospitality Group has been named as an official partner of Expo 2020 Dubai and will be responsible for providing service to Expo 2020’s special ticket holders, it was announced on Wednesday.
Additionally, the group will also operate a number of other experiences across the Expo site and will showcase trends and innovations in the hospitality industry.
Expo 2020 Dubai’s chief visitor experience officer, Rolando Martins, said that the “hospitality experience at Expo 2020 is an opportunity to showcase this important aspect of the Emirati identity and culture.”
“Emaar Hospitality Group has a record of warmly welcoming millions of visitors to Dubai every year – many of whom return again and again, which makes them the ideal hospitality partner,” he added.
“Emaar Hospitality Group will continue to provide an exceptional hospitality experience that wows all of Expo 2020’s visitors, including world leaders, encouraging them to return to Dubai and the UAE, creating long-lasting benefits for the entire tourism industry.”
Olivier Harnisch, Emaar Hospitality Group’s CEO, said that the group he is “delighted” with the Expo 2020 Dubai partnership.
“In our role, we focus on providing an exceptional level of hospitality that will encourage visitors from across the world to return and experience everything that Dubai and the UAE have to offer,” he said.
“Expo 2020 will further strengthen Dubai’s position as one of the world’s most open and technologically advanced cities. We are delighted to be part of this journey.”
Expo 2020 Dubai expects to welcome 25 million visits during the six months of the event, between October 2020 and April 2021.For all the latest travel news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.
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