In April this year, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, declared 2021 as “The Year 50” in the UAE. The commemoration of this momentous milestone kicked off on April 6, 2021 and will run until March 31, 2022.
Obayashi Middle East Construction LLC, a subsidiary of Obayashi Corporation Japan, engages in a variety of construction services, and is based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). Among Obayashi Corporation’s projects in the UAE are the Dubai Metro Project, and the Japan Pavilion at Expo 2020 in Dubai. Bridges spoke with Saad Daghestani, General Manager of Obayashi Middle East Construction.
“The UAE has succeeded in launching the Mars probe “HOPE” with the cooperation of the Japanese public and private sectors, and is also very enthusiastic about holding the Dubai Expo, actively investing in e-commerce utilization, and social infrastructure development, and realizing a sustainable society as a regional hub,” reflects Manabu Arami, President, Hitachi Construction Machinery Middle East Corp. FZE (HMEC).
As Expo 2020 Dubai’s Premier Partner and Official Airline, Emirates Airline will play a key role in bringing visitors to the event. We recently launched an exclusive offer for customers to experience the excitement of the World Expo whereby we are extending an opportunity for those visiting and travelling through Dubai, anytime during the much-awaited event running from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.