So will Dubai’s Expo follow in the footsteps of Shanghai’s success or Milan’s mediocrity? Expo 2020Architect's playgroundOther than an expensive marketing campaign, what might draw all these people in remains an open question. In addition, it is assumed that all Expo 2020 assets will be sold off by the end of the fair. Indeed, spending in preparation for Expo 2020 has often been cited by economists as one of the key things keeping the Dubai economy on track in recent quarters. “Being the first Expo in this part of the world, I don't think it's necessarily appropriate to make direct comparisons.
Source: Forbes May 15, 2019 10:41 UTC