Bureau of International Expositions

Type: Organization
Name: Bureau of International Expositions
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

A tale of three world's fairs

This promo for Seattle's 1962 World's Fair envisioned a red Space Needle.World's fair anniversaries abound this spring. In May, Spokane celebrates the 40th of the opening of its eco-oriented 1974 expo . On April 22 New York celebrates the 50th anniversary ... [Published Crosscut Seattle - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Fifty years ago a fair opened in Queens

It was 1964, the height of the Cold War and Americans were still reeling from the loss of their young president a year earlier. The perfect antidote was a World’s Fair.Although not a financial success, the two-year event at Flushing Meadows buoyed spirits ... [Published Queens Chronicle - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Futurama, Rotunda, Autofare, and a big tire: the rest of the 1964 New York World’s Fair

General Motors Futurama building at the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair.Read all the press releases coming out of Ford lately, and it’d be easy to get the idea that New York City threw a giant party called the World’s Fair just for FoMoCo to introduce ... [Published Hemmings - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Dubai World Expo 2020: Towards Connecting Minds as One Fraternity

The concept of World Expos predates to the mid-19 th century with the inaugural Great Exhibition conducted in London in the year 1851. Since 1928 however, World Expos have been conducted by the Bureau of International Expositions (BIE) head-quartered ... [Published Arabian Gazette - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

United Arab Emirates construction market reported more than 6000 companies operating in the sector

(live-PR.com) - The UAE is one of the fastest-growing economies, and the third-largest construction industry in the Middle East. The construction industry in the UAE is the third-largest industry after oil and trade. More than 6,000 construction companies ... [Published Live-PR.com - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Dubai named world's top performing property market in 2013

Dubai was the world's best performing real estate market during 2013 with price growth nudging 35 percent, Knight Frank has revealed in a new report.The Knight Frank Global House Price Index showed mainstream property prices in the emirate rose by 34.8 ... [Published Arabian Business - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

EXPO-2017 stage for Kazakhstan to demonstrate its capabilities [Trend News Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan :: ]

March 15--The EXPO-2017 exhibition in Kazakhstan will become a platform for representing the country, secretary general of the Bureau of International Expositions (BIE), Vicente Loscertales said at a briefing in Astana on March 14."We do not want the ... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Dec 11 2013 - Updated Dec 11 2013 - 1 reports

Project Management Firm Pioneer IPM Underscores Critical Role Of Public And Private Sectors Towards Making Dubai Expo 2020 A Success

With Dubai being selected to host the World Expo in 2020, Pioneer IPM, a leading project management consultant in the region, sees this as a crucial victory filled with opportunities, not only for the Emirate and UAE, but for the whole region as well. ... [Published PRWeb - Dec 11 2013]
First reported Dec 03 2013 - Updated Dec 04 2013 - 1 reports

Dubai Wins World Expo 2020 Bid with HOK-Led Master Plan

Plan looks to the future while paying homage to Emirati culture and heritage. Dubai has been chosen as the site of the 2020 World Expo. HOK led the design team that developed the master plan for the Expo, which is expected to draw more than 25 million ... [Published PRWeb - Dec 03 2013]

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...Still, Moses envied Seattle's process. "There is much less fault-finding and bickering here than on the Atlantic seaboard," he observed. "You can give us some wholesome lessons in local leadership and citizenship. We spend too much time in the East tearing each other down."
"The official registration will be held on June 11 and I am sure that the exhibition will be recognized. I am sure that immediately after this the government will send out invitations" Loscertales said
...for the opportunity to host such a massive event will rely greatly on both business organizations as well as non-governmental organizations. "Philosophically, politically and logistically, UAE is already coming together to deliver a World Expo 2020. Pioneer IPM already became one Bid Supporter of World Expo 2020, to be a part of a community realizing this significant event" the representative for the international management consultants concluded

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A tale of three world's fairs [Published Crosscut Seattle - Apr 18 2014]
Fifty years ago a fair opened in Queens [Published Queens Chronicle - Apr 17 2014]
Futurama, Rotunda, Autofare, and a big tire: th... [Published Hemmings - Apr 02 2014]
Dubai World Expo 2020: Towards Connecting Minds... [Published Arabian Gazette - Mar 27 2014]
United Arab Emirates construction market report... [Published Live-PR.com - Mar 18 2014]
Dubai named world's top performing property mar... [Published Arabian Business - Mar 14 2014]
EXPO-2017 stage for Kazakhstan to demonstrate i... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 14 2014]
Project Management Firm Pioneer IPM Underscores... [Published PRWeb - Dec 11 2013]
Dubai Wins World Expo 2020 Bid with HOK-Led Mas... [Published PRWeb - Dec 03 2013]
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