Piyush Goyal to inaugurate India pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020
“The Dubai authorities have given us a strategic location and one of the largest land. Prime Minister Modi personally gave us ideas and advice on how to make the India pavilion one of the best, ”said Goyal.
According to an official statement, coinciding with India’s celebrations of Amrit Mahotsav’s 75 years of independence, Dubai Expo 2020 will be an important platform for India to showcase its vibrant culture and tremendous growth opportunities over the next six years. month.
The India Pavilion will feature an innovative kinetic facade made up of 600 individual colored blocks. It is developed as a mosaic of rotating panels that depict different themes as they rotate on their axis. It represents the theme of “India on the Move” and is a unique amalgamation of the nation’s rich heritage and technological advancements, the statement read.
Fifteen states and nine central ministries from India are participating in the six-month exhibition, which ends on March 31, 2022.
States and Union Territories that have confirmed their attendance at the India Pavilion with their delegation for the planned B2G and G2G meetings include Gujarat, Karnataka, Ladakh, Telangana, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Jammu and Kashmir, Goa, Andhra Pradesh. , Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh and Haryana. These states will exhibit their culture, food and business opportunities at the India Pavilion.
A large number of Indian conglomerates and global companies are also participating, and names include Tata Group, Reliance, Adani, Vedanta, Hinduja Group, L&T and UAE-based majors such as Lulu Group, KEF Holdings, Aster, Malabar Gold, IFFCO etc. In addition several other organizations such as Hindustan Unilever Limited, PepsiCo, HSBC, ITC, Facebook, Ease My Trip, Oyo, Standard Chartered Bank, Trident Group, Baidyanath, Apollo Hospital, Sun International, MIKO, Daawat Rice, Bank of Baroda, Patanjali , Dabur, BLS International, Petrochem, Nikai, Al Dobowi, Shycocan, NPCI, Jagran Lake City University, Air India and ICICI Bank and to name a few, the statement said.
India’s participation in Expo 2020 Dubai will primarily focus on showcasing unlimited opportunities for the global community to participate in and benefit from the country’s growth, the statement added.
In line with the Expo themes, visitors will get a glimpse of Indian innovations and successes in space technology, robotics, electric mobility, Edu-tech, e-commerce, energy, cybersecurity, health, cryptocurrency and blockchain.
11 key themes will be represented at the India pavilion, namely climate and biodiversity, space, urban and rural development, tolerance and inclusion, the golden jubilee, knowledge and learning, travel and connectivity, global goals, health and wellness, food, agriculture and livelihoods. and water, the statement said.
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