Articles tagged “expo”

Dubai Just Won the Rights to a World Expo, But What’s it Really Worth?

Dubai Just Won the Rights to a World Expo, But What’s it Really Worth?

Lily Kuo, Quartz

Bragging rights and the impetus to drive forward some development plans are what events like this are always about.

4 years ago

Italy’s new prime minister bets success on Milan’s Expo 2015

Italy’s new prime minister bets success on Milan’s Expo 2015

Associated Press

Pulling off a major event in Italy without massive cost overruns and complications with organized crime would be an achievement, but Letta's tourism concerns go beyond one-off, big events and into the in-sustainability of popular destinations like Venice.

4 years ago