Construction on Expo 2020 country Pavilions to begin in April – MEConstructionNews.com

MEConstructionNews.comConstruction on Expo 2020 country Pavilions to begin in AprilMEConstructionNews.comConstruction work on some of the country pavilions for Expo 2020 Dubai is expected to begin in April of this year, according to a report from state news agency WAM. Expo 2020 runs from October 20, 2020 to April 10, 2021 and is expected to attract 25 …and more » Read more...

Expo 2020 participant countries to start working on pavilions – gulfnews.com

Expo 2020 participant countries to start working on pavilionsgulfnews.comAbu Dhabi: A number of countries participating in Dubai Expo 2020 will begin working on their pavilions starting April this year. Speaking to Emirates News Agency (WAM), Najeeb Al Ali, Executive Director of the Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau, said that more …and more » Read more...

Carillion crisis – Regional projects will continue, 49% stake in AFC could be sold off, say analysts – MEConstructionNews.com

MEConstructionNews.comCarillion crisis – Regional projects will continue, 49% stake in AFC could be sold off, say analystsMEConstructionNews.comFollowing the news that UK contractor Carillion had entered compulsory liquidation, analysts in the UAE have said that ongoing projects, including its continuing role as a main contractor on the Expo 2020 Dubai site, under the Al-Futtaim and Carillion … Read...

Schools in UAE to lead Expo 2020’s Sustainability Champions programme – ZAWYA

Schools in UAE to lead Expo 2020's Sustainability Champions programmeZAWYAAlya Al-Ali, Director of Youth Connect at Expo 2020 Dubai, said, "The Sustainability Champions programme is not only about providing photovoltaic panels to schools; it is about creating a meaningful legacy for sustainability in the UAE through human … Read more...

Expo 2020 creating change by funding grassroots projects in developing countries – The National

The NationalExpo 2020 creating change by funding grassroots projects in developing countriesThe National“We want to push Expo Live as an incentive for youth and entrepreneurs who are spending time thinking of how to solve problems in waste, water and energy,” said Yousuf Caires, vice president of Expo Live, Expo 2020 Dubai. The first programme of its … Read more...

Two UAE schools could win photovoltaic panels in Sustainability Champions competition – The National

The NationalTwo UAE schools could win photovoltaic panels in Sustainability Champions competitionThe NationalInstalling Dh500,000-worth of panels per school will give the students a better understanding of energy saving and provide them with invaluable data and information on solar power. “We are looking outside the Expo site at youth to engage them in a …and more » Read more...

Two schools could win Dh1m of solar panels in Sustainability … – The National

Two schools could win Dh1m of solar panels in Sustainability …The NationalEntries are open now for Expo 2020 award, which will reward education insititutions working on innovative projects to fight climate change.and more » Read more...

Solar trees and reused material in green design of Expo 2020 site – The National

The NationalSolar trees and reused material in green design of Expo 2020 siteThe NationalCrushed tyres, reused construction material and solar-panel trees that will capture moisture from the air are among a range of green alternatives across the Expo 2020 site, it has been announced. Trucks on the large construction site in Dubai South …and more » Read more...

New skills drive to prepare UAE’s officials for a changing and complex world – The National

The NationalNew skills drive to prepare UAE's officials for a changing and complex worldThe NationalThe academy has taken staff from Expo2020, Dubai Chamber of Commerce, the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre as well as Nakheel, Emaar, Etisalat, DIFC and Dubai Holding, and sought to equip them with the best possible tools for the modern world. The need … Read more...

Expo 2020 Dubai set to unveil sustainability plans – ArabianBusiness.com

ArabianBusiness.comExpo 2020 Dubai set to unveil sustainability plansArabianBusiness.comExpo 2020 Dubai will be unveiling more details of its sustainability plans for the upcoming expo at next week's Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, it announced on Wednesday. Sustainability is a key subtheme for the event, and last year it unveiled its …Expo 2020 to showcase sustainability plans at ADSWTrade...