Tue, November 09, 2010

2010 World Expo draws to an end

Chinese premier declares Shanghai World Expo closed

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao declared the closure of the World Expo 2010 at the Expo Culture Center in Shanghai Sunday night. Full story



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French paintings exhibited at Expo to be sent back

2010-11-02 01:05:33 GMT Xinhua English Staff members of Shanghai Customs examine a painting by Edouard Manet in east China's Shanghai on Nov. 1, 2010. The French national treasures exhibited in 2010 Shanghai World Expo were about to be sent back to France.

Materials removed after Shanghai World Expo closure

2010-11-01 08:07:47 GMT Xinhua English Workers load removed materials onto a truck at the World Expo Park in Shanghai, east China, Nov. 1, 2010. The 184-day Shanghai World Expo concluded Sunday.

Expo's fond farewell

2010-11-01 01:32:57 GMT China Daily SHANGHAI - The curtain dropped on Expo 2010 on Sunday night with a heart-warming closing ceremony attended by a host of world leaders.

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao declares Shanghai World Expo closed

2010-10-31 12:36:07 GMT Xinhua English
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao declares the closure of the World Expo 2010 at the Expo Culture Center in Shanghai, east China, Oct. 31, 2010. (Xinhua)

Expo mission accomplished for USA Pavilion

2010-10-28 08:19:52 GMT China Daily The USA Pavilion has achieved its goal of public diplomacy in China with the Expo serving as an unparalleled platform to communicate with the vast public of the country, the United States commissioner-general to the Expo said.

Shanghai Expo pavilion success heralds better Sino-UK ties

2010-10-28 08:17:34 GMT China Daily The Shanghai Expo is a testament to the close partnership China shares with the United Kingdom, according to the Chinese ambassador to the UK.

Shanghai World Expo's "developing" meaning

2010-10-28 08:10:13 GMT Xinhua English BEIJING, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Shanghai World Expo has had a major impact as the event's debut in the developing world, helps to drive economic and cultural innovation, provide a bridge with developed countries, and back global economic recovery.

Positive Expo business impact

2010-10-27 08:31:10 GMT Global Times The World Expo 2010 in Shanghai has impacted positively on the sustainable development of Chinese private enterprises, according to a survey released by Ernst & Young at the Chinese Private Enterprise Pavilion at the Expo Park on Tuesday.

Expo unveils best pavilions

2010-10-31 08:59:26 GMT Xinhua English Germany Pavilion won the first prize of the best development of the Expo 2010 theme "Better City, Better Life" at the Shanghai World Expo on Saturday. The prize was awarded in the A category, which includes pavilions with the largest exposition area (more than 6,000 square meters).

Day of the BIE celebrated at the 2010 World Expo

2010-10-30 14:10:02 GMT Xinhua English Students from the Shanghai Theater Academy and the Shanghai opera school perform at a ceremony marking the Day of the BIE at the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai, east China, Oct. 30, 2010.

Ceremony marks National Pavilion Day for Honduras at Shanghai World Expo

2010-10-28 01:38:31 GMT Xinhua English Artists from Honduras perform during a ceremony marking the National Pavilion Day for the Republic of Honduras at the 2010 Shanghai World Expo in Shanghai, east China, Oct. 27, 2010.

Chile rescue capsule is expo attraction

2010-10-27 02:28:53 GMT SINA.com One of the capsules built to rescue the Chile miners goes on display at the Shanghai World Expo.