Construction work under these two phases included a flyover linking Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Road and Expo Road as well as two flyovers on Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Road to ensure a smooth traffic flow to and from the site of Expo. The project also included bridges extending 7km and roads extending 43km in addition to three interchanges.
The theme of Ireland’s participation in Expo 2020 is ‘Ireland – Island of Inspiration’. It will tell Ireland’s epic story to the millions of visitors who are expected to visit Expo 2020, which runs from 20 October 2020 – 10 April 2021.
Expo 2020 Dubai has convened a second virtual meeting of its Steering Committee, with representatives of the countries taking part in the event, as part of ongoing consultations that the impact of coronavirus, COVID-19, will have on global preparations of Expo 2020 Dubai.
The voting by two-thirds majority of Bureau International des expositions, BIE, Member States in favour of postponing the World Expo by one year is a clear expression of solidarity by the world community with the UAE.
The representative office Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) in Addis Ababa recently hosted an event in collaboration with the Ethiopian Ministry of Trade and Industry and the UAE Embassy in Ethiopia,
The UAE is marching ahead and has entered a historic new era of economic expansion and prosperity. The country has left no stone unturned to ensure that Expo 2020 is an outstanding event on the global stage,
International Participants from across the globe and official commercial partners have shown solidarity with Expo 2020 Dubai following the agreement to explore postponing the event because of the current global health crisis.
"The government of the United Arab Emirates has formally requested the postponement of World Expo 2020 Dubai," the Paris-based Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) said in a statement.
As the countdown begins for the world’s most spectacular event, Expo 2020 Dubai, which will start one year from now, Ajman Museum hosted a special celebration. Emirati, Arab and international bands and musicians performed for a large audience from different nationalities.
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum said, "Dubai today welcomed delegates representing 173 countries and 24 international organisations at the final International Participants Meeting before Expo 2020 Dubai opens in October..."