United Arab Emirates is one of the prestigious and best countries in the world chosen to host the Expo 2020.
World Expo connotes world’s fair large international exhibition designed to showcase achievements of nations.
These exhibitions vary in character and are held in different parts of the world at a specific site for a period of time, ranging usually from three to six months.
The International Bureau of Exhibitions monitors the World Fair. Under the auspices of IBE four types of international exhibition are organised World Expos, Specialised Expos, Horticultural Expos and the Triennale di Milano.
The Convention Relating to International Exhibitions came into force in 1928 and since then many European, Asian and American countries have used the platform to showcase their uniqueness to the world.
In October 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates will be hosting the Expo 2020 tagged: Mobility, Opportunities and Sustainability.
The bidding process for the Expo 2020 began in 2011 and was highly competitive with four cities being selected to participate in the final round of votes: Brazil, Turkey, UAE and Russia.
The Expo 2020
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