US Pavilion At Expo Dubai Set For Completion After Funding Is Secured

The construction of the US pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, now taking place next year, will be completed in November, according to a top official. John Rakolta , the US Ambassador to the UAE, announced...

Dubai Expo Reveals Main Pavilions Ahead Of Rescheduled Event

The organisers of Expo 2020 Dubai have released images of buildings by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill, Grimshaw and Foster + Partners that will host next year's coronavirus-delayed event. Dubai Expo 2020 was originally scheduled...

Dubai Design Week 2020 To Push Ahead

Mindful of social distancing measures, this year’s edition of the Middle East’s largest creative festival, Dubai Design Week 2020, will further hone in on the region’s home-grown creative scene. With a series of installations, urban...

Indonesia Aims To Attract 2.5 Million Visitors To Dubai Expo Pavilion

Indonesia is targeting to attract 2.5 million visitors to its pavilion in one of the oldest global events, the World Expo, which will be held in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), next year,...

Events Calendar Hopes To Sustain Dubai Tourism During Coronavirus Crisis

Dubai’s resilience throughout the coronavirus pandemic will set it apart as a destination of choice for those looking to arrange regional and international events, according to the emirate’s tourism chief Helal Al Marri. The Department...

UK’s Boris Johnson Unveils Plans To Pilot Mass Testing For Theatre & Event Audiences

The UK government has committed to developing a programme of quick turnaround mass testing, which could allow theatre audiences to return without social distancing this year. Prime minister Boris Johnson unveiled plans to pilot the...

Does The Future of The Conference Industry Hang In The Balance?

In mid-March, the 2020 PROMAX Europe conference was due to take place in Madrid, right as Spain locked down its entire country. As virus cases climbed, the annual entertainment-marketing conference - with its 500...

What Can We Learn From The First Socially Distanced Events?

When socially distanced events first emerged they instantly provided a way for consumers to continue to go out and be entertained safely during the coronavirus pandemic. The Virgin Money Unity arena has delivered some...

Event Industry Open Again For Business In Dubai

Good news finally for the event industry in Dubai with the announcement that live events are able to resume once more, according to a new government directive dated August 3. Both indoor and outdoor concerts...

UAE Confirmed As The Host Nation For Cricket’s IPL

The Indian Cricket Board have confirmed that the UAE is going to host this year’s Indian Premier League (IPL) in Dubai this September. The IPL is one of the largest cricketing events in the world...