10 Tweets That Show That The Expo 2020 Planning Meeting Is Heating Up


Nearly three years ago, on 27 November 2013 Dubai won the right to hold Expo 2020 - a first for the MENA and SA region. It opted for the theme: ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’. The planning meetings, held today and tomorrow, are the first of a series to discuss the ‘world fair’. While we previously shared news on what you should know about the Expo 2020 and what it will look like, here are the latest tweets with some more updates. 

1. UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs speaks at the planning meeting.


2. The Expo 2020 will serve 25 million visitors!

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3. The model of the site is displayed at the planning meeting.

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4. All countries will have equal access to visitors.

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5. The planning meeting is being attended by over 300 delegates from more than 130 countries.

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6. Expo 2020 is a project with hopes for the region.

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7. US ambassador to the UAE Barbara Leaf attends the planning meeting.

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8. The focus is on innovative thinking and intergovernmental collaborations.

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9. Australian ambassador to the UAE catches up with His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chairman of Emirates

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10. Her Excellency Reem Al-Hashimi, managing director for the World Expo bid, puts up a fantastic presentation.

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