A sweet future for Expo’s adopted bees

Honey from bees rescued and relocated from the Expo 2020 site has been harvested and bottled at their new hive at The Sustainable City in Dubai.

It’s a tasty success story: honey from a hive of honeybees adopted by Expo 2020 Dubai’s Sustainability team, after being discovered on-site during construction more than two years ago, has now been harvested and bottled at a specialist farm in Dubai.

Applications now open for BIE-Cosmos Prize Expo 2020 Dubai

Not-for-profit projects can apply for the BIE-Cosmos Prize, with the winner to receive a donation of EUR 20,000

Does your innovative project connect minds to create a brighter future?

The BIE-Cosmos Prize Expo 2020 Dubai – designed to promote and reward not-for-profit projects from individuals or groups that exemplify Expo 2020’s theme of ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’, as well as one or more of its subthemes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability – is now open.

THE NEW AZIMUT 68: A YACHT FOR THE WORLD

The newest model in the Flybridge Collection is the Azimut 68: a high-tech yacht with a selection of three different layouts on the Main Deck to suit any lifestyle.


The new Azimut 68 raises the bar of innovation, as she is conceived to capture the interest of markets around the world by offering customers the opportunity to choose the way they prefer to live onboard. Precisely for this reason, it represents a great revolution in the modern nautical industry.

All set for a seamless, world-class experience

UAE and Dubai government entities are ready to ensure an exceptional global celebration at Expo 2020

Key UAE and Dubai government entities have cemented their plans to provide essential services and facilities for Expo visitors – a reflection of the city and country’s commitment to making the first World Expo in the Middle East, Africa and Asia a memorable experience from the moment of arrival.

Five pandemic-related projects added to Expo’s Global Best Practice Programme

New additions follow a call for grassroots innovations to challenges caused by COVID-19.

What do a low-tech invention for safe handwashing in rural Ghana, a social-distancing wearable made in Belgium and a programme helping Jordan’s vulnerable communities grow their online businesses all have in common?

They are among the five new projects joining Expo 2020 Dubai’s Global Best Practice Programme, following a call for short- and long-term solutions to the challenges brought on by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Four in five people are committed to building a sustainable future. Are you?

Mastercard’s research, under its Priceless Planet Coalition, shows more people want to take meaningful action to preserve the planet.

Eighty-five per cent of adults across the world are willing to take personal action to combat environmental and sustainability issues in 2021, according to new research on sustainability conducted by Mastercard under its Priceless Planet Coalition.  

Michelangelo magic made modern as 3D-printed David double debuts in Dubai

The five-meter twin of the world-famous statue has been unveiled as the stunning centerpiece at the Italy Pavilion at Expo 2020.

A spectacular 3D replica of Michelangelo’s David has been revealed at the Italy Pavilion, as a tantalising taster of the many rich cultural experiences visitors will be able to enjoy at Expo 2020 Dubai.
David’s “twin”, which unites history and innovation, was revealed in a ceremony to mark the completion of the Italy Pavilion’s exterior that also premiered three overturned ship hulls that form Italy’s tricolour flag.

Health, safety and well-being of all participants is Expo’s highest priority

Extensive provisions to ensure an exceptional and safe Expo for everyone are in line with the UAE’s wider efforts to combat COVID-19.

From thermal cameras and sanitisation stations to mandatory face-mask wearing, stringent social distancing regulations and free vaccinations for all official participants – the health, safety and well-being of everyone working at and attending Expo 2020 Dubai is Expo’s first priority.

Your chance to be part of Expo 2020 Dubai’s Opening Ceremony

Fifty people who buy a Season Pass or a Family Package will be entered into a raffle to win an invitation for themselves and a guest to Expo’s invite-only curtain-raiser.

Tickets are on sale for Expo 2020 Dubai, the largest event ever to take place in the Arab World, and there is extra incentive to book now, with a chance to attend the much-anticipated Opening Ceremony on 30 September.