Bureau of International Expositions

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Bureau of International Expositions

The governing body for World Expos. It organizes these expositions every five years as well as periodic, specialized expositions. These expositions are attended by tens of millions of people each time they are held. It was established in Paris in 1928.
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Moreover, by hosting Expo 2020 in Dubai, the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) (and the world community) would also be sending a very positive signal to the MENASA region (Middle East, North Africa and South Asia) because this would be the first time that the World Expo would be held in this emerging part of the world.
The 167-member countries of the Expo secretariat, the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), will vote on November 27 on the winning host city.
As 250 delegates from 167 member nations of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) arrive in the city on Monday for a week-long visit for a symposium and tours of the city and country, they are sure to witness the enthusiasm from all sections of society and businesses.
An important part of the Dubai bid to host Expo 2020 is recognizing the Bureau International des Expositions insistence that Expos should educate the public, and promote innovation in the service of human progress.
The reception will take place on the eve of the country's upcoming presentation to the General Assembly of the 161 member nations of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), the international organisation responsible for overseeing the bidding, selection and organisation of World Expos.
Dubai is competing against four other candidate cities The winning city will be announced in November 2013 following a vote by the 163 member nations of the Paris-based Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), the intergovernmental organisation in charge of overseeing the bidding, selection and organisation of World Expos.
The Bureau International des Expositions, the intergovernmental organisation in charge of overseeing the calendar, bidding, selection and organisation of World Expos, requires these plans as part of the bid submissions, according to Deepak Jain, head of strategic consulting in Mena at JLL.
Summary: An enquiry delegation of the Paris-based Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) concluded its four-day tour to the UAE to assess the preparations of Dubai City, which is competing to host World Expo 2020.
He made his remarks while receiving the Enquiry Mission of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), led by Steen Christiansen, Chairman of the BIE Executive Committee.
Today, the member nations of the BIE have officially endorsed these plans," he said, referring to the organisering body, the Bureau International des Expositions.
Dubai on Wednesday became an official World Expo Host City as the 158th general assembly of the Bureau International Des Expositions (BIS) in Paris confirmed the emirate as host city of the next World Exposition in 2020.
Summary: Dubai officially confirmed as Expo 2020 host by Bureau International des Expositions
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