Abu Dhabi: The UAE is all set to host Expo 2020 Dubai, which will take place in October, with the participation of 190 countries.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, chaired a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, during with preparations for Dubai Expo 2020 were reviewed.
“The success of Expo after the COVID-19 pandemic is a success for the world and optimism for the recovery of the global economic and cultural activity,” Sheikh Mohammed said.
The Vice-President instructed all federal ministries to play leading roles during the Expo event so as to expand prospects for international cooperation and contribute to draw the next global agenda on various issues.
“After 10 years of hard work, 230,000 workers, Expo 2020 will kick off after 170 days, and we are ready to welcome the world at Expo 2020 Dubai,” Sheikh Mohammed said.