Govt approves funds for Indias participation in Shanghai Expo 2010

January 10th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by admin  

New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today gave its approval for supporting the ITPO (India Trade Promotion Organisation) for Indias participation in the Expo 2010 to be held in Shanghai, China from May 1 to October 31, 2010.
It is expected that Indias participation in Expo 2010 would provide a forum to project the progress made by India in a variety of fields such as rural development, education, telecommunication, science and technology and showcase Indias technological advancement and contribution.
World Expos are held once in five years in different cities with specific themes.
The next World Expo will be held in Shanghai. The theme of the Expo is Better City, Better Life. (ANI)

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