His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, affirmed the UAE’s readiness to welcome the world in the largest event on the world’s agenda for major events in the wake of the “Covid-19” pandemic, as part of a platform that helps to start a new era of international cooperation. To overcome the challenges that the world is facing with radical solutions that enable its peoples to resume development and development efforts and to set out again towards growth.
His Highness said, via tweets on Twitter: “I saw the last preparations for the launch of the Dubai Expo a month from today, on October 1, 2021. The teams are ready.. The infrastructure is complete.. The pavilions of the countries are ready to fly with the largest global event after the pandemic… The United Arab Emirates The United States and Dubai will be the focus of attention of 191 countries.. I am optimistic about the most beautiful and greatest event.”
His Highness added: “We assure everyone that the experience that the world will witness at the Expo will be unprecedented… that the UAE and Dubai will be on par with the global event… and that the six months in which 191 countries will meet with us will remain in the world’s memory, God willing.”
For his part, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, said in a tweet on Twitter: “After a month, the UAE will begin hosting one of the largest cultural and civilizational events in the world (Expo 2020 Dubai). The capabilities and competence of our national team, under the leadership of my brother Mohammed bin Rashid, will present the world with an inspiring model of will, determination and achievement, inspired by our ancient heritage of communication and cultural exchange.”
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, said in a tweet on Twitter: “The teams are ready. The infrastructure is complete. The wings of the countries are ready to fly in the largest global event. The UAE and Dubai will be the focus of attention of 191 countries. The UAE is not a global country, but the world is in a state.”
On a tour during which His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visited the Expo 2020 Dubai site one month before the start of the big event, with wide participation from around the world, during which His Highness was assured of the completion of infrastructure projects for the largest global event in the history of the UAE; His Highness, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, praised the efforts of the work teams at Expo 2020 Dubai, and the support provided by various local and federal government agencies for the success of an event that is the most important of its kind in the country and the region in general, and to present an exceptional session that will represent a milestone in the history of The ancient exhibition, which was launched for the first time 170 years ago, befitting the position of the UAE as a partner in making the future.
His Highness said: “We look forward to receiving delegations from 191 countries, international organizations, institutions and international companies to work together for a better tomorrow for humanity. Expo is an inspiring platform that supports the exchange of creative ideas and visions in order to pave the way for the world to resume the march of progress. The event will give creative energies the opportunity to participate in the discovery and activation of New paths of growth and prosperity.. The goal is to forge a future that enables peoples to achieve their aspirations for advancement and prosperity in a way that addresses existing and potential challenges.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, accompanied by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Supreme Chairman of the Emirates Group, and Chairman of the Higher Committee of “Expo 2020 Dubai”, was briefed on the final preparations before the launch of the upcoming event, on the first day of the event. His convening in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. His Highness heard from the Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General of the Expo 2020 Dubai office, Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemi, an explanation of the efforts made to bring the event out in the fullest manner that befits the reputation and position of the UAE, and based on the great experience that Dubai enjoys in hosting and making it a success. Major global events.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum directed to provide all the ingredients that guarantee the comfort of the event’s guests, exhibitors and visitors, and to ensure the atmosphere that ensures the achievement of the desired goals of the event, in addition to ensuring the safety of everyone throughout the duration of the exhibition, while continuing to implement procedures that have proven effective and positive impact in Holding major events in Dubai and the UAE, and introducing the necessary procedures and all services that enable exhibitors to make the most possible use of this huge forum with its first appearance in the region.
During the visit, His Highness was briefed on two new major landmarks that were built as part of the high-level infrastructure of the “Expo” headquarters, marking their joining the group of unique cultural landmarks in Dubai and the UAE. Between the flow of the waters of the waterfalls and formations made using fire and accompanying musical pieces, composed specifically for the waterfalls by a group of international music composers, and the “Al Thuraya Garden” with its own design built on a watchtower that raises the garden to a height of up to 55 meters to enable visitors to view its panoramic view of all the landmarks. Expo» with its pavilions, as well as the areas surrounding the event headquarters. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, as part of the tour, which was attended by the Director-General of the Court of His Highness the Ruler of Dubai, Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, and Chairman of the Ceremony of Vice President and Prime Minister Khalifa Saeed Suleiman, inspected a number of major landmarks at the Expo headquarters, including the “Square Square”. Al Wasl, which represents the heart of the “Expo” and connects the three thematic areas on which the event focuses, namely Opportunities, Mobility and Sustainability, with its distinctive design covered by a huge steel dome covering an area of 724,000 cubic meters, and equipped with the latest projectors to become the largest 360-degree screen in the world.
The visit included the “command building”, through which all operations are monitored in various parts of the site, which is built on an area of 4.38 square kilometers, in order to ensure the complete smoothness of controlling the various operations of all the pavilions and sides of the Expo. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s tour at the Expo headquarters included “Al Ghaf Avenue” and “Al Fursan Park”, which were inspired by the UAE’s ancient cultural heritage, in addition to a group of pavilions of a number of participating countries from the Arab region and around the world. , with its futuristic architectural designs and architectural designs commensurate with the nature of the objectives and topics that Expo will focus on throughout its holding period.
During his tour of the site, His Highness listened to an explanation of the programs that will start on October 1, 2021 and continue until March 31, 2022, with the participation of 191 countries, in addition to many international bodies, institutions, companies, multilateral organizations and educational institutions, around a common goal, which is to find solutions to some major challenges. facing our world.
His Highness was also briefed on all the services and facilities that Expo will provide to millions of visitors from around the world over the course of six months of diverse and rich events to celebrate creativity, innovation and creative thought, in an effort to find new tributaries that support the march of human progress and give people new hope for a future full of opportunities.
• “Expo” is an inspiring platform that supports the exchange of creative ideas; To pave the way for the world to resume the march of progress.
Deputy Head of State:
• “The Emirates and Dubai will be the focus of attention of 191 countries at the (Expo)…I am optimistic about the most beautiful and greatest event.”
• “We look forward to receiving delegations from 191 countries, international organizations and institutions to work together for a better tomorrow for humanity.”
The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi:
• “After a month, the UAE will start hosting one of the largest cultural events in the world (Expo 2020 Dubai).”
• “The capabilities and competence of our national team, led by my brother Mohammed bin Rashid, provide the world with an inspiring model.”
Hamdan bin Mohammed:
• «Pavilions of countries are ready to fly in the largest global event».
• “The UAE is not a global country..but the world is in a state.”
Building partnerships and inspiring the world
Expo 2020 Dubai, through its slogan “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future”, aims to build partnerships and inspire the world with ideas that shape a better tomorrow. The three topics it focuses on, which are opportunities, mobility and sustainability, in their entirety, are the main drivers of progress, as Expo 2020 Dubai adopted its discussion to encourage the world to think about how to preserve our planet for future generations.