Dubai Tourism

Expo 2020 expected to deliver $24bn economic boost

News   •   May 20, 2014 08:20 GMT

HOTELIERMIDDLEEAST.COM: Dubai's Expo 2020 is expected to yield AED89 billion (US $24.2 billion) in added economic activities, according to Reem Al Hashimi, the managing director of the
Expo 2020 Executive Body.In a speech in Sharjah, Al Hashimi, also UAE Minister of State, said the event would also raise the overall GDP of the country in a variety of sectors