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TimeOutDubai.comSheikh Mohammed visits Expo 2020 site as construction beginsTimeOutDubai.comWith just four years to go until Dubai's Expo 2020 kicks off, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has visited the site of the world-class event just as [...]
Wed, Sep 28, 2016
Source: Expo 2020 News
Trade ArabiaExpo 2020 Dubai work in rapid progressTrade ArabiaMore than 4.7 million cu m of earth has been recycled and moved in preparation for the construction phase of Expo 2020 Dubai at the 4.38 sq km development site in Dubai South, UAE, according to the latest operational update. Expo 2020 [...]
Mon, Sep 26, 2016
Source: Expo 2020 News
Business Wire (press release)Over US$1.36 Billion of Expo 2020 Dubai Spend to Be Allocated to SMEs GloballyBusiness Wire (press release)DUBAI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Expo 2020 Dubai – the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region – has announced that 20% of [...]
Thu, Sep 22, 2016
Source: Expo 2020 News
El Comercio (Ecuador)La Expo 2020 de Dubai tendrá un pabellón sustentableEl Comercio (Ecuador)El Sustainability Pavilion en la Expo 2020 Dubai estará a cargo del estudio de arquitectos Grimshaw. Así lo informó Plataforma Arquitectura a través de su portal digital. La intención del espacio es "iluminar el ingenio y las posibilidades [...]
Mon, Sep 12, 2016
Source: Expo 2020 News
Expo 2020 Dubai welcomes 27 apprentices as Apprenticeship Programme beginsZawya (press release) (registration)Expo 2020 Dubai has welcomed 27 apprentices to the Expo 2020 Dubai site office in Dubai South, as the Expo 2020 Dubai Apprenticeship Programme officially begins. The first cohort of the pioneering programme includes UAE-based graduates, under the [...]
Sat, Sep 03, 2016
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The NationalUAE hotel completions speed up ahead of Expo 2020The NationalThe UAE hospitality sector can expect a stream of new rooms next year and in 2018, as hotel completions accelerate before Expo2020 in Dubai. About 183 projects are under way in the UAE and account for 54,000 rooms, according to [...]
Tue, Jul 26, 2016
Source: Expo 2020 News
The NationalDubai Metro extension for Expo 2020 to begin this yearThe NationalDUBAI // Building work on the Dh10.6 billion Dubai Metro extension to the Expo 2020 site will start by the end of the year. Route 2020, the 15-kilometre section of the Red Line from Nakheel Harbour and Tower Station [...]
Wed, Jun 29, 2016
Source: Expo 2020 News
The NationalDubai Expo 2020: Opportunities for SMEs and young job seekers outlinedThe NationalNo tender bonds required for SMEs, no guarantees required from SMEs, to not lock out their liquidity," said Manal Al Bayat, Expo 2020's vice president of engagement, at an event in Abu Dhabi co-organised by the Australian, French [...]
Tue, May 31, 2016
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The NationalDubai growth to enter period of rapid acceleration ahead of Expo 2020, says IMFThe NationalEconomic growth in Dubai will enter a period of “rapid acceleration" ahead of Expo 2020 aided by the emirate's political stability and a pick up in oil prices, according to the International Monetary Fund. Annual [...]
Tue, May 10, 2016
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The NationalSimon Clegg appointed Dubai Expo 2020 chief operating officerThe NationalDubai Expo 2020 said yesterday that it has hired as its chief operating officer an executive with a track record of delivering global sporting events. Simon Clegg, previously the chief executive of the British Olympic Association and Ipswich Town ...Video: [...]
Thu, Mar 31, 2016
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