A light show takes place at the Al Wasl Plaza.
Syed Shayaan Bakht, Staff Reporter
Al Wasl Plaza, the heart of Expo 2020 Dubai, continues to woo visitors on the twelfth day with its visuals and sound effects and cultural performances.
The plaza turns into an immersive theatre in the evening. Visitors will have a out of the world experience with the dome’s 360-degree projection screen. Mind it, it’s the largest of its kind in the world.
Expo 2020 Dubai is decorated in the evening with colours that fascinate visitors, at a time when the pavilions of the participating country compete to broadcast various messages related to ideas and prospects for the future, and carry implicit calls in the search for solutions to the challenges of the world in accordance with sustainability standards and the preservation of the planet, thus making the colours of Expo Dubai a speech of a special kind.
Al Wasl Dome Plaza witnessed the launch of the world's largest cultural event.
The dome, which is shaped like a crown and represents the crown of Expo 2020 Dubai, while having a unique design, it also embodies a new Emirati success story in terms of human innovation.
The dome has a diameter of 130 metres and a height is 67.5 meters, while the total length of its iron beams is 13.6 kilometres, equivalent to 16 times the length of the Burj Khalifa.
With up to 60 live events daily and more than 200 pavilions, the Expo site comes alive in the evening. Its dynamic, diverse and ever-changing entertainment programme features an array of internationally celebrated names and the sounds, rhythms and sights of a global cast of performers.
Expo 2020 Dubai is open every day until 31 March 2022, from 10am to midnight from Saturday to Wednesday and 10am to 2am on Thursday and Friday.
A delegation from the Ajman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) visited Expo 2020-Dubai - the first international Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia.
“The success of the Expo after the COVID pandemic is a success for the world and optimism for the recovery of the global economic and cultural movement. We instructed all federal ministries to play leadership roles during the Expo to expand the horizons of international cooperation and contribute to drawing the next global agenda on various issues.”
“We will celebrate the accomplishments of the last 50 years. Thanks to the efforts of UAE citizens and residents, as well as all those who have contributed to its success and prosperity, Expo 2020 will mark the start of new 50-year phase of leadership and achievements.”
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The family, which spanned five generations, gathered for the wedding, with all the details of the wedding being held from the wedding cake to the white dress.
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