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Arabian GazetteDubai Expo 2020 to have positive impact on MENA regionArabian Gazette“It is clear that Expo 2020 will go beyond a local showcase of commerce, technology and infrastructure, however impressive these things may be,” Mutasem Dajani, Deloitte United Arab Emirates Regional Managing Partner, said in a statement released today.Expo 2020 [...]
Thu, Apr 17, 2014
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PMI Global Congress 2014 to Showcase Project Plans for Dubai World Expo 2020Business Wire (press release)This year's Congress will feature a unique opening session focused on the extensive planning and preparations for World Expo 2020. This session will be the first of more than 60 learning opportunities across 17 content [...]
Wed, Apr 16, 2014
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UAE national carriers gearing up for EXPO 2020gulfnews.comAbu Dhabi: The UAE national carriers are getting ready to ferry scores of tourists visiting the country during the World EXPO 2020 in Dubai, according to Dr Shaikh Ahmad Bin Saif Al Nahayan, Chairman of Rotana Jet. Shaikh Ahmad Bin Saif, who is [...]
Fri, Apr 11, 2014
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Ahmed bin Saif: UAE national carriers gearing up for EXPO 2020Zawya (registration)ABU DHABI, 11th April 2014 (WAM) - The UAE national carriers are getting ready to ferry scores of tourists visiting the country during the World EXPO 2020 in Dubai, according to Dr. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saif Al Nahayan, Chairman [...]
Fri, Apr 11, 2014
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gulfnews.comDubai Expo 2020 to produce Dh4 trillion foreign tradegulfnews.comDubai: Dubai's foreign trade is expected to touch Dh4 trillion by hosting Expo 2020, Mahmoud Al Bastaki, CEO of Dubai Trade, said on day two of the Annual Investment Meeting 2014 in Dubai. “While all business sectors will be growing drastically from [...]
Wed, Apr 09, 2014
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gulfnews.comLandlords 'using Expo 2020' to raise rents in Dubaigulfnews.com“There is this hype of a market boom, which started following Dubai's winning of Expo 2020, and owners are trying to cash in on it. I think there is some increase in demand but there is no doubt that much of the [...]
Mon, Apr 07, 2014
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Hotel Oversupply Post Expo 2020 in Dubai?Wall Street Journal (blog)Hotels in Dubai enjoy some of the highest occupancy rates in the world. Tourists flock from around the region and afar to bask in the emirate's winter sun, lie on its beaches and attend its glitzy events. Dubai has greater ambitions [...]
Mon, Mar 31, 2014
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gulfnews.comMajority of UAE residents expect Expo 2020 to have positive impact economy, jobsgulfnews.comDubai: A majority of UAE residents expect Expo 2020 to positively impact their lives ahead of the event and after the event, according to a recent survey of more than 1,000 residents by strategic research company, Insight Discovery. [...]
Mon, Mar 31, 2014
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gulfnews.comDubai plans for 25m visitors for World Expo 2020gulfnews.comThe city's forward planning into the next decade was under way well before it submitted its bid to host Expo 2020, which was mainly aimed at handling the aftermath of the world economic downturn in 2008 and, in turn, to revise the [...]
Wed, Mar 26, 2014
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Zawya (registration)Dubai won't be 'a ghost town' after Expo 2020: tourism bossArabianBusiness.comDubai's tourism boss has insisted the emirate will not become “a ghost town” after it hosts World Expo 2020, defending plans to almost double the number of hotel rooms in the emirate. Dubai is spending $8bn on infrastructure in [...]
Thu, Mar 20, 2014
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