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JLL MENA Congratulates Dubai on a Successful Bid to Host World Expo 2020

Commenting on the announcement that Dubai has been awarded the World Expo 2020, Alan Robertson,


​​​Commenting on the announcement that Dubai has been awarded the World Expo 2020, Alan Robertson, CEO of JLL MENA in the Middle East and North Africa, said: 

“We congratulate Dubai on its successful bid to host World Expo 2020. Through the government and private sector working collaboratively under the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the World Expo will now be in the UAE and the region for the first time. While the Dubai real estate market is poised for growth regardless of the 2020 World Expo, the success of this bid will act as the single most important influence on the real estate sector across the UAE in 2014."
 
JLL’s role in the Expo Bid:

JLL MENA has contributed as part of the Dubai bid team for ​ World Expo 2020, advising on strategic real estate components of the bid and its subsequent legacy. Our involvement in this team has been led by Deepak Jain, Head of Strategic Consulting, MENA. 

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