Noura Bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Youth has been appointed as Commissioner-General of the UAE Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.
The opening ceremony of Expo will be broadcast live from over 430 locations across the UAE on Thurday, giving everyone the opportunity to follow this extraordinary event wherever they are.
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has deployed 203 Expo Riders buses to serve and transport visitors free of cost to the exhibition from 18 stations, with 9 of them in Dubai.
“With close to 200 countries participating during this six-month extravaganza, this sure presents us with business opportunities of dynamic proportions. We understand that more than 200 food and beverage outlets will be featured at the expo site many of them international outlets that are featured in UAE for the first time."
Apart from boosting employment, infrastructural development and unlocking a treasure trove of futuristic technology, UAE’s economy will definitely gain a massive spurt through hosting this grand event. I extend my best wishes to the rulers of UAE wishing them a successful and memorable Expo 2020.”
The Expo 2020 Dubai Mascots Rashid and Latifa arrived at the site embarking on an exciting new journey led by Salama the Ghaf tree, while discovering Expo and meeting new friends.
Saif Abdullah Mohammed Al Shamsi affirmed that Expo 2020 Dubai would create promising opportunities for participating countries and boost efforts being made to stimulate global economy and enhance confidence in sectors hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, accompanied by Sheikh Hamdan and Sheikh Maktoum, tours Expo 2020 Dubai on its second day. Sheikh Mohammed visited the pavilion of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The UAE is leading the world, in adopting the progressive approach necessary for a sustainable, more efficient, and innovation driven tomorrow.