DUBAI LOANS LOOM FOR AIRPORT EXPANSION AND EXPO 2020

Dubai is finalising loans to fund the expansion of Al Maktoum International Airport and the building of its Expo 2020 exhibition centre, sources told Reuters on Monday. The government is due to get commitments from banks over the next two weeks for a $3 billion loan to back the $35 billion airport project, while the […]

Expo Dubai 2020 una vetrina per il Made in Italy. 800 aziende già operative.

«L’Expo Dubai 2020 – commenta al Corriere della Sera il commissario generale per l’Italia, Paolo Glisenti – sarà una vetrina straordinaria per il sapere italiano e il meglio del Made in Italy. Non possiamo farci scappare un’area strategica, in forte sviluppo, visto che i Paesi del Golfo stanno accelerando la diversificazione delle loro economie dal […]

After over 70 years a film solves the ‘Swedish Schindler’ mystery. The Wallenberg Dossier.

After over 70 years a film offers the solution to the ‘Swedish Schindler’ mystery. The screenplay of The Wallenberg Dossier, based on the bestselling novel, offers new evidence regarding the fate of Raoul Wallenberg. Seventy years have passed since the mysterious disappearance of the Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, who saved tens of thousands of Jews […]

Expo Dubai is focusing on SMEs

‘SMEs are the drivers and the lifelines to a lot of economies,” she said. “Even in terms of job creation and the largest employers, they’re the lifeline not just in the UAE — a lot of economies around the world rely on SMEs.‘ Manal Al Bayat, Expo 2020 Dubai’s Senior Vice-President for Business Development and […]

Expo 2020 Dubai to unveil sustainability plans

Expo 2020 Dubai unveiled more details of its sustainability plans for the upcoming expo at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. Sustainability is a key subtheme for the event, and last year it unveiled its iconic ‘Sustainability Pavilion’, which will include solar panels and recycle its water. Experts estimate that the pavilion will generate enough energy […]

UK is ready to seize Expo 2020 Dubai opportunities

International Trade Secretary, Dr Liam Fox, announces UK’s plans for Expo 2020 Dubai, the world’s largest exhibition, as UK companies help deliver the event. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee, welcomed Dr Fox in Dubai and briefed him on the progress in building the Expo site, supported by […]

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry was established in 1965. It’s a non-profit public organization whose mission is to represent, support and protect the interests of the business community in Dubai. It does so by creating a favourable environment; promoting Dubai as an international business hub and by supporting the development of business. MISSION Represent, […]

Thinkwell develops a Entertainment Master Plan for Dubai 2020

Thinkwell was challenged to develop a Entertainment Master Plan providing engaging entertainment solutions for Dubai’s bid for the 2020 World Expo. Expo 2020 Dubai’s theme of “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future” is at the core of the Entertainment Master Plan: a diverse program that encourages multi-cultural connectivity in a variety of exciting and surprising new […]