Expo 2020 News

Rove La Mer to open in Dubai ahead of Expo 2020

Rove La Mer to open in Dubai ahead of Expo 2020

20 June 2018 Hotel News

Rove Hotels has announced Rove La Mer, located in the heart of La Mer, Dubai’s new beachfront. Set by the Arabian Gulf and with views of the city skyline, the 366-room Rove La Mer marks the newest addition to the growing portfolio of properties in the UAE.

Expo 2020 preparation drives Middle East participation at WTM 2016

Expo 2020 preparation drives Middle East participation at WTM 2016

28 November 2016 Travel Events News Tourism News

Inspired by the positive regional potential of Expo 2020 and despite low oil revenues, increased numbers of travel professionals from across the Middle East, participated in this year’s World Travel Market in London. This helped the leading international travel trade to record a joint-record attendance of 51,500 and the highest number of exhibitor invitees and buyers in the 37-year history of the event.

Expo 2020 master plan development outlined

Expo 2020 master plan development outlined

28 April 2014 Press Release Travel Events News

Helal Saeed Almarri, Director General of Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing, CEO of Dubai World Trade Centre and Expo Preparatory Committee member, has presented a progress update on the Dubai Expo 2020 organisation, governance framework and site development, including key milestones and timelines for delivery of the iconic event. The update came at an Executive Committee session of the Bureau of International Expositions (BIE), the governing body of the World Expo, in France.

Dubai Expo 2020 could earn $40bn windfall for the emirate

Dubai Expo 2020 could earn $40bn windfall for the emirate

Experts say Dubai’s hosting of the World Expo 2020 will contribute as much as $40 billion to its economy, driven largely by an expected influx of 25 million tourists, as well as new investments related to the city’s build-up for the event. The Dubai World Expo 2020 would be the first to be held in the MENASA region and would also coincide with the UAE’s golden jubilee.