Dubai is your Future – upcoming attractions & Dubai 2020
Dubai Safari Park, Wire World and Dubai Frame are some of the future projects amongst many that will be discussed in the presentation. Dubai will be hosting Expo 2020 and targeting 312,000 new jobs in the next 6 years. In view of hosting the Expo 2020 Dubai is expected to invest over £5.00 billion in new infrastructure. National agenda sets key targets for the next seven years which aims to increase the GDP per capita by 65 percent. Dubai has been named the fifth most popular city in the world for international travellers, according to the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index. Dubai also generated the highest overnight visitor expenditure per resident the study said. His Highness Sheikh Mohammad has approved this year the largest budget for Dubai since the global financial crisis. At £6.8 billion, this year’s budget is up 9% on 2014.