His Highness The Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has expressed his support for Saudi Arabia’s bid to host Expo 2030.
“The Kingdom submitted today a request to host Expo 2030,” His Highness declared on his Twitter account. We have pledged our support for the Kingdom’s request as of today he added.
He also revealed that his country will let Saudi Arabia access information and experiences gathered throughout the seven years of preparation for the global event.
The Saudi Arabian government announced on Friday that it has submitted an official request to the BIE (the World Expo’s organizing body) to hold the international event in Riyadh.
Additional information on the hosting request will be sent to the BIE in Paris in December, which has been in charge of supervising and organizing international exhibits since 1931.