Visitors seen at Expo 2020 Dubai site.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
The UAE Cabinet headed by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, approved a decision to grant federal government employees an exceptional 6-day leave to enable them and their families to visit the Expo 2020 Dubai.
The announcement follows earlier decision of the Dubai Government to grant 6-day leave for Dubai government officials.
A couple of days ago Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, had ordered 8-day exceptional paid leave for all employees of the Ministry of Presidential to enable them and their families to visit Expo 2020 Dubai.
Expo 2020 Dubai which began on Oct.1, 2021, will run until the end of March 31, 2022.
The exceptional “World Government Summit- Expo 2020” will be the biggest gathering yet since its inception with expected attendance of over 10,000 high-profile officials, 30 international organisations and 600 experts and scholars.
Being held for the first time in the Middle East, Africa and Southeast Asia, the event, billed as the greatest show in the world, is all set to welcome delegations representing 191 nations.
Manchester City will host daily football sessions at the Expo site, led by dedicated City coaching staff who will apply the same training methodology used by the teams on the training pitches in Manchester.
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