UAE attends National Day of BIE at Expo Milano

MILANO, 30th October, 2015 (WAM) – The Commissioner-General of Expo Milano 2015, Bruno Pasquino, has congratulated Italy, host of expo 2015, and the participating countries on the success of the Expo Milano and wished the UAE, the host of Expo 2020 in Dubai, good luck in organising the world’s largest gathering.

Over 21 million have visited Milan Expo

Rome, October 30 – Six months after a highly-anticipated inauguration, the food-themed Milan Expo 2015 world’s fair is wrapping up on Saturday. The event, which opened on May 1 under the banner ‘Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life’, has attracted a record 21 million visitors, well above the 20-million goal originally set by organizers.

Over 21 million have visited Milan Expo

(by Elisa Cecchi) (ANSAmed) – Rome, October 30 – Six months after a highly-anticipated inauguration, the food-themed Milan Expo 2015 world’s fair is wrapping up on Saturday. The event, which opened on May 1 under the banner ‘Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life’, has attracted a record 21 million….

Milan Expo Defies Naysayers Proves Unexpected Success

Milan Expo Defies Naysayers, Proves Unexpected Success. VoA – News Friday 30th October, 2015 ROME – Milan Expo 2015 closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would flop and debunking the stereotype view that Italians cannot queue.

Chinese high speed railway line opens opportunities in Italy

High speed railway line took central stage here at the Expo Milano 2015, where before the world exposition’s ending day on Saturday, China left to Italy a legacy of collaboration opportunities. High speed railway line is closely related to the China-proposed “Belt and Road” initiative, Wan Jun,….

Milan Expo Defies Naysayers, Proves Unexpected Success

ROME— Milan Expo 2015 closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would flop and debunking the stereotype view that Italians cannot queue. More than 20 million people have visited the world fair since it opened on May 1, when builders were still….

20 million people visited Milan Expo, a ‘huge success’

Milan Expo closes its doors this weekend (October 31) after a highly successful five-month run that defied those who predicted it would flop. More than 20 million people have visited the world fair since it opened on May 1, when builders were still struggling to complete the 110 hectare site on the….

Milan Expo 2015 defies naysayers, proves unexpected success

Milan Expo closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would flop and debunking the stereotype view that Italians cannot queue. More than 20 million people have visited the world fair since it opened on May 1, when builders were still struggling to….

Milan Expo defies naysayers, proves unexpected success

Milan Expo closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would flop and debunking the stereotype view that Italians cannot queue. More than 20 million people have visited the world fair since it opened on May 1, when builders were still struggling to….

Expo wraps up but critics doubt social impact

Although preparations were riddled with delays and corruption scandals and May’s grand opening was overshadowed by violent protests, over the months the Expo’s popularity has increased and crowds have flocked. The number of visitors soared in recent weeks, leading to five-hour queues to enter the….

Milan Expo defies naysayers, proves unexpected success

ROME Milan Expo closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would flop and debunking the stereotype view that Italians cannot queue. More than 20 million people have visited the world fair since it opened on May 1, when builders were still struggling….

Milan Expo defies naysayers, proves unexpected success

By Crispian Balmer. ROME (Reuters) – Milan Expo closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would flop and debunking the stereotype view that Italians cannot queue. More than 20 million people have visited the world fair since it opened on May 1,….

Milan Expo defies naysayers, proves unexpected success

ROME, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Milan Expo closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would flop and debunking the stereotype view that Italians cannot queue. More than 20 million people have visited the world fair since it opened on May 1, when builders….

Milan Expo defies naysayers, proves unexpected success

* World’s Fair was visited by more than 20 million visitors. * Naysayers’ predictions were wrong. * Future use of the area remains challenge. By Crispian Balmer. ROME, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Milan Expo closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would….

Milan Expo defies naysayers, proves unexpected success

* World’s Fair was visited by more than 20 million visitors. * Naysayers’ predictions were wrong. * Future use of the area remains challenge. By Crispian Balmer. ROME, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Milan Expo closes its doors on Saturday after a highly successful run that defied those who predicted it would….

Omani Pavilion at Expo Milano receives GCC delegations

Milan, Oct. 29 (BNA): The Sultanate of Oman’s pavilion at Expo Milan, 2015 witnesses a large turnout of the exhibition’s visitors as the end of the exhibition is getting closer. The Omani pavilion has become one of the most important pavilions, frequented by visitors due to the outer design which is….

Sino-Italian collaboration surges at Expo Milano 2015

Wednesday was a fruitful day for the collaboration between China and Italy, whose authorities and entrepreneurs met at the China Pavilion of the Milan world exposition to sign deals and exchange views. Six collaboration projects were signed, involving important companies and institutions from the….

Expo Ecuador pavilion sees 900,000 guests, 12 mn in exports

Milan, October 28 – Expo 2015 was the first year that Ecuador had its own pavilion at a world’s fair, and the results are in: 900,000 visitors and “direct exports totaling 12 million dollars” said Victor Jurado, director of Pro Ecuador, the national institute for export and investment promotion, on Wednesday.

Expo Cocoa Cluster workers to get 8% productivity bonus

Milan, October 28 – Workers at Expo’s Cocoa and Chocolate Cluster will receive an 8% productivity bonus for their work during the six months of the world’s fair, which garnered overall revenues of around 10 million euros, said the pavilion’s official content provider Eurochocolate on Wednesday. That figure far surpassed the projected revenue of 5.

Wine good for brain, heart

MILAN, Italy: Wine is good for the heart and the brain, for everybody and even for type-2 diabetics, Italian and international experts said at a conference held here at the Wine Pavilion of the Milan world exposition on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila). Cardiovascular diseases and cancer are….

Lebanon in the run-up to closure at Expo Milano 2015

Beirut, October 28, 2015 Under the patronage of the Ministry of Economy and Trade (MoET), an official Lebanese delegation headed to Milan, Italy, where the Lebanese Pavilion concluded its participation at Expo Milano on October 27, 2015. The closing ceremony featured the manufacturing of soap and….

Bologna to host ‘Disneyland of food’

Presented at Expo Milano, to open next year. (ANSA) – Milan, October 27 – What has been dubbed the first ever ‘Disneyland of food’ is expected to open in Bologna either late next year or early the following one. The Fabbrica Italiana Contadina (F.I.CO.

Wine is good for heart, brain

by Marzia De Giuli, Song Jian. MILAN, Italy, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) — Wine is good for the heart and the brain, for everybody and even for type-2 diabetics, Italian and international experts said at a conference held here at the Wine Pavilion of the Milan world exposition on Tuesday.

Bologna to host ‘Disneyland of food’

Milan, October 27 – What has been dubbed the first ever ‘Disneyland of food’ is expected to open in Bologna either late next year or early the following one. The Fabbrica Italiana Contadina (F.I.CO.) will cover a surface area of some 80,000 square meters including a hectare of demonstrative fields….

Bologna to host ‘Disneyland of food’

(by Ilaria Liberatore). (ANSAmed) – Milan, October 27 – What has been dubbed the first ever ‘Disneyland of food’ is expected to open in Bologna either late next year or early the following one. The Fabbrica Italiana Contadina (F.I.CO.) will cover a surface area of some 80,000 square meters including….

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Expo: Israeli Pavilion hosts start-up contest for kids

(ANSA) – ROME, OCTOBER 26 – The Israeli Pavilion at Milan Expo will host the finals of the first international competition for start-ups dedicated to children and adolescents under the age of seventeen. Despite their young age, builders of the future were called upon to apply their imagination and….

Reem Al Hashemi: Expo Dubai 2020 will deliver best Expo yet

MILAN, 25th October, 2015 (WAM) — Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemi, UAE Minister of State and Board Representative of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee and Director General of Bureau Dubai Expo 2020, has reiterated her confidence in the UAE’s ability and readiness to deliver one of the most….

Landmarks bathed in blue to mark U.N.’s 70th anniversary

More than 200 landmarks in 60 countries were lit up in blue, the official color of the United Nations, to commemorate 70 years of the world body.

Oct. 24, 2015 Crowds gather at the Tree of Life, the symbol of the Italy Pavilion, lit in blue to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the United Nations at Milan Expo in Italy.

70th anniversary of the United Nations – Tree of Life

EPA STEFANO PORTA Italy/MILAN 24/10/2015 22:49 epa04993826 Crowds watch the Tree of Life, the symbol of the Italy Pavilion, lit in blue light to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the United Nations at Milan Expo in Milan, Italy, 24 October 2015. According to a media statement by the UN, more than….

To observe Women’s Week, the pavilion of Oman…

Milan: To observe Women’s Week, the pavilion of Oman hosted a series of events between October 15 and 18, dedicated to the country’s culture. A delegation, which arrived in Italy for #OmanWomenWeek, was made up entirely of women. The picture that they painted at Expo Milano 2015, acted as one of the….

UAE Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 wins best exterior design award

In another landmark achievement at the world expos, the UAE Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 has won the best exterior design award, ‘Exhibitor’ magazine has announced. Announcing the Expo 2015 Award winners, the magazine also gave the National Media Council (NMC), organiser of the pavilion, an Honourable Mention.

Coca Cola, Alitalia present partnership at Expo

. Drinks to be distributed on flight routes. (ANSA) – Milan, October 23 – Coca Cola and Alitalia will be travelling companions in the years ahead thanks a commercial partnership that will bring some leading Coca-Cola Company brand products to the Italian national carrier’s passenger routes, officials said Friday.

Eni to feature health-drama show at Expo 2015

San Donato Milanese – Eni, Official Partner for Sustainability Initiatives in African Countries at Expo Milan 2015, organised a charity event on Friday at Expo’s Casa Corriere on Friday. It was a drama project on the health profile of Mozambique named ‘Il teatro fa bene’ [Theatre makes you feel well].

Fitch Affirms City of Milan at ‘BBB+’; Outlook Stable

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) MILAN/LONDON/PARIS, October 23 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the City of Milan’s Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at ‘BBB+’ and its Short-term foreign currency IDR at ‘F2’. The Outlook is Stable.

UAE children invited to Milan game

The Universal Exhibition held in Milan this year, the Expo 2015, has witnessed at its doors more than 100 countries participating. Ferrero has hosted a variety of activities designed to promote physical activities amongst young generations with their programme, Kinder + sport.

Coca Cola, Alitalia present partnership at Expo

Milan, October 23 – Coca Cola and Alitalia will be travelling companions in the years ahead thanks a commercial partnership that will bring some leading Coca-Cola Company brand products to the Italian national carrier’s passenger routes, officials said Friday.

>>>ANSA/ European charter against food waste unveiled at Expo

(by Elisa Cecchi). (ANSA) – Rome, October 23 – The European Charter against food waste has been presented at Milan Expo 2015, two weeks before the six-month world’s fair is scheduled to wrap up. Premier Matteo Renzi on Thursday said Italian President Sergio Mattarella will close the food-themed Universal Exposition on October 31.

>>>ANSA/ European charter against food waste unveiled at Expo

(by Elisa Cecchi). Rome, October 23 – The European Charter against food waste has been presented at Milan Expo 2015, two weeks before the six-month world’s fair is scheduled to wrap up. Premier Matteo Renzi on Thursday said Italian President Sergio Mattarella will close the food-themed Universal Exposition on October 31.

Food association to bust 10 myths about pasta at Expo

. Aidepi says Italy’s favourite dish does not make you fat. (ANSA) – Rome, October 22 – Pasta and pastry-makers association Aidepi plans to bust 10 myths about pasta during the Milan Expo, highlighting that the preferred dish of Italians is not originally from China and does not make you fat.

Food association to bust 10 myths about pasta at Expo

Rome, October 22 – Pasta and pastry-makers association Aidepi plans to bust 10 myths about pasta during the Milan Expo, highlighting that the preferred dish of Italians is not originally from China and does not make you fat. Aidepi has planned the myth-busting mission to celebrate World Pasta Day &….

Expo Milano 2015 – Sri Lanka National Day

EPA DANIELE MASCOLO Italy/MILAN 22/10/2015 17:11 epa04989107 An artist performs on the ocassion of Sri Lanka National Day at the Expo Milano 2015, in Milan, Italy, 22 October 2015. The exhibition runs from 01 May to 31 October. This is the second time Milan hosts the Expo, the first Milan International Exposition took place in 1906.

Milan Expo Tree of Life gets 2. 5 million visitors a month

Rho, Milan – The Tree of Life, a work by Marco Balich, an integral part of the Italian Pavilion at Milan Expo 2015, has become a symbol of the exhibition and one of the most popular attractions. Two-thirds of visitors to Expo stopped to see it, with an average of 2.5 million visitors a month.

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Abu Dhabi Ports Opens Its Doors to Italian Investors

UAE’s port developer and operator Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Italian Export Credit company (SACE) at the UAE pavilion of ‘Expo Milan 2015′. SACE facilitates access to credit lines to support companies and banks in their internationalisation process, in….

Business leaders, officials eye new Sino-Italian partnership

There is huge space for new collaboration between China and Italy, officials from the two countries said here Wednesday as a delegation of the Chinese Entrepreneur Club (CEC) concluded a tour at the Milan Expo. The two countries started making strategic agreements some 10 years ago, and bilateral….

Business leaders, officials eye new Sino-Italian partnership

MILAN, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) — There is huge space for new collaboration between China and Italy, officials from the two countries said here Wednesday as a delegation of the Chinese Entrepreneur Club (CEC) concluded a tour at the Milan Expo. The two countries started making strategic agreements some 10….

Abu Dhabi Ports and SACE Group sign MOU at EXPO Milan

22/10/2015. Port News Abu Dhabi Ports―the master developer, operator and manager of ports and industrial zones in Abu Dhabi Emirate of the United Arab Emirates―has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SACE ― the Italian Export Credit company― for enhancing business relations between both parties.

Dubai South secures Dh4 billion funding line at Expo Milan

The Italian export credit company Sace has announced a #x20ac;1 billion (Dh4.16bn) credit facility to assist the development of Dubai South. The funding can be used for deals with Italian contractors or other goods and service providers from Italy for the development of Dubai South, which is the….

Dispatch from Italy: Ending Rural Hunger

Italy hosted two major events for global food and nutrition security last week. The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) convened its 42nd annual session in Rome. And leading figures then gathered to honor World Food Day at Expo 2015 in Milan, which has already been visited by over 20 million people.

Al Jaber, Al Hashemi visit pavilions at Milan Expo 2015

MILAN, Italy, 21st October 2015 (WAM) — Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State and Chairman of the Board of National Media Council (NMC), and Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemi, UAE Minister of State and Board Representative of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee and Director General,….

Expo Milano 2015 – Greece National Day

APE DANIELE MASCOLO Italy/MILAN 21/10/2015 17:12 epa04987034 People attend the Greece National Day at Milan Expo 2015 in Milan, Italy, 21 October 2015. The exhibition runs from 01 May to 31 October. This is the second time Milan hosts the Expo, the first Milan International Exposition took place in 1906.

Abu Dhabi Ports, SACE in deal to enhance business relations

Captain Mohamed Juma Al-Shamisi, chief executive officer of Abu Dhabi Ports and Alessandro Castellano, CEO of SACE signed the deal at the UAE pavilion of ‘Expo Milan 2015′, in the presence of Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, UAE’s Minister of Economy and Federica Guidi, Italian Minister for Economic Development.

Abu Dhabi Ports and SACE Group sign MoU at Expo Milan 2015

MoU to support the existing Abu Dhabi – Italy trade relations Milan: Abu Dhabi Ports―the master developer, operator and manager of ports and industrial zones in Abu Dhabi Emirate of the United Arab Emirates―has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SACE ― the Italian Export Credit company―….

World Food Day Celebration Highlights Social Protection and Agriculture

Global and local leaders campaigning for zero hunger gathered at Milan Expo on October 16, 2015 to celebrate the World Food Day (WFD) and the 70 th anniversary foundation of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This year, the theme of the WFD is Social protection and agriculture – breaking the cycle of rural poverty.

Expo Milano 2015 – United Arab Emirates pavilion

EPA DANIELE MASCOLO Italy/MILAN 20/10/2015 23:07 epa04985915 AC Milan’s players pose for a family picture outside the pavilion of the United Arab Emirates at the Expo Milano 2015, in Milan, Italy, 20 October 2015. The exhibition runs from 01 May to 31 October.

What’s in store for Dubai job seekers in 2020?

In five years time, when Expo 2020 will happen in Dubai, what will be your job? That was the thought-provoking question nearly 100 selected Gems students, mostly from grade 10, 11 and 12, faced on Tuesday, at the Etihad Airways’ headquarters in Abu Dhabi.

Shurooq enhances communication with Italian businessmen

SHARJAH, 20th October 2015 (WAM) – The Chairperson of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), Sheikha Bodour Al Qasimi, yesterday presided over the Sharjah Day session in Milan, Italy. Organised by Shurooq, the session took place on the sidelines of the fifth Economic Commission between the UAE and Italy.

World’s longest baguette made in italy

AFP People look at the longest pizza in the world with 1600m long, a new World Guinness Record, on June 20, 2015 in Milan at the Expo Milano 2015. Picture: Olivier Morin Rome- A 122.4-metre-long baguette was baked and served to visitors at Milan’s EXPO world fair, a feat officially recognised as a Guinness World Record.

Albania holds National Day at Milan Expo

Rho, Milan – Albania held its national day at Milan Expo 2015 on Monday. It was represented at the official ceremony by Minister of Economic Development, Arben Ahmetaj, who said that “after difficult years of transition, and thanks to the reforms [it was] emerging from the crisis and beginning to grow.

ICBC opens second Italian branch in Rome

by Alessandra Cardone. ROME, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) — The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), the world’s biggest bank by assets, officially inaugurated its second Italian subsidiary here on Monday. The first ICBC branch in the country had been opened in Milan, which is Italy’s main economic and financial hub, in 2011.