Milan to host Expo 2015

April 2nd, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by admin  

Paris, April 2 (IANS) The city of Milan has been selected as the host of the Expo 2015 world exhibition, WAM news agency reported Wednesday. The theme of the exhibition will be “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”.

At a ballot held in Paris March 31 by the General Assembly of the 151-member Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), Milan received 86 votes and defeated its sole competitor, the Turkish city of Izmir, which received 65 votes.

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