The Crown Prince of Dubai on Saturday expressed confidence in the Emirate's ongoing preparation for Expo 2020, which is set to begin in October this year.
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Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum on Saturday said he is confident the city will hold a "truly exceptional" Expo 2020 following a meeting with the Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management.
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said, "We expect the work teams to double their efforts to raise our readiness to host a distinguished Expo 2020 Dubai."
His comments came during a meeting with members of the Supreme Committee for Crisis and Disaster Management in Dubai, during which he was briefed on the efforts being made at local and federal levels to ensure the health and safety of all ahead of the mega six-month event.
Speaking during the meeting, the Dubai Crown Prince said: “Dubai will be the centre of the world’s attention when it hosts Expo 2020. Working as one team, we are all set to showcase the excellence, innovation and preparedness that we are known for across the world.
"I am confident that everyone will be able to carry out this task to the fullest extent. We have the means, knowledge and highly qualified crews necessary to achieve the goal," he added.