Articles tagged “dubai expo 2020”

Coronavirus

Dubai Expo Set to Kickstart the Emirati’s Tourism Sector: New Skift Recovery Index

Much is riding on the success of the Dubai Expo — not just for the Emirati. The Expo is undoubtedly the largest tourism-oriented event since the start of the pandemic. Many lessons will be learned from how the city state handles the coming months.

Dubai Expo Set to Kickstart the Emirati’s Tourism Sector: New Skift Recovery Index

Tourism

Dubai Expo Tells Unvaccinated or Untested to Stay Away

The presence of "2020" in the name should tell you what you need to know about why Dubai is not screwing around. And really, what destination other than Florida or Texas is excited about being a super-spreader hotspot?

Dubai Expo Tells Unvaccinated or Untested to Stay Away

Coronavirus

Developer Counting on Dubai Expo Now Faces Much Different 2020 With Possible Postponement

Emaar's 2019 earnings are likely the profit before the coronavirus-led economic storm. The Dubai developer has already closed three hotels over shattered tourism demand and organizers behind Dubai's Expo 2020, for which the developer was basing much of its 2020 revenue forecast, recommend pushing the the six-month world's fair to 2021.

Developer Counting on Dubai Expo Now Faces Much Different 2020 With Possible Postponement

Coronavirus

Tourist-Strapped Dubai Could Need a Coronavirus Bailout From Abu Dhabi

Dubai relies on tourism to keep its economy booming, but coronavirus halted business and threatens the city's Expo 2020 planned for later this year. If travelers continue to stay at home, the UAE city could once again turn to the neighboring emirate of Abu Dhabi for a bailout.

Tourist-Strapped Dubai Could Need a Coronavirus Bailout From Abu Dhabi

Tourism

U.S. Pavilion at Dubai World Expo Will Be Sponsored by Emirati Government

The United Arab Emirates is pouring lots of cash into its Dubai Expo 2020, and the United States will reportedly benefit from that generosity. The question is, on what terms?

U.S. Pavilion at Dubai World Expo Will Be Sponsored by Emirati Government

Tourism

Dubai’s Big Bet on Expo 2020 Meets Political and Economic Headwinds

Dubai may have ambitious plans for Expo 2020 to attract 25 million visitors, but regional politics and global economic conditions may stand in its way.

Dubai’s Big Bet on Expo 2020 Meets Political and Economic Headwinds