Sheikh Mohammed briefed on implementation of Expo 2020 central hub project

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum was briefed on the implementation of the project to construct Al Wasl Plaza, the central hub of the Expo 2020 site.

Accompanying Sheikh Mohammed at the briefing were Crown Prince of Dubai Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum; Chairman of the Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum; and UAE Minister of State Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber.

The Al Wasl Plaza project will connect the main sections of the site of the Expo 2020 event, which is expected to see 25 million visitors from the UAE and across the world over a period of six months.

Sheikh Mohammed was briefed on the Al Wasl Plaza, a unique open space at the heart of the 4.38-square kilometre Expo site in Dubai South. With a diameter of 150 metres, the Plaza includes a 130m-wide domed trellis that will be the surface of a huge 360-degree projection experience. Through its seven entrances and exits, the Plaza will...Read more...