Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will attend Iranian National Pavilion Day at the Shanghai World Expo on June 11, said Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang Tuesday at a regular news briefing.
Thanks to the foresight of the International Exhibitions Bureau and the Shanghai municipal government, Expo 2010 has been timed to take place at the beginning of a new era: China's integration into the world.
Shanghai's massive population and endemic heavy pollution make it the ideal location for promoting a greener, more sustainable future.
J-Pop group SMAP's scheduled performance on June 13 at the Shanghai World Expo has been cancelled after the authorities deemed it a safety risk.
The Shanghai World Expo is China's follow-on spectacular from the 2008 Olympic Games, but with less of the international scrutiny.
The rest of the world is gearing up for a certain heavily anticipated sporting event, but Shanghai could care less: Five weeks after the World Expo opened, the city is still in the midst of full-blown world expo fever.
The Denmark Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo 2010 received its millionth visitor on Saturday.
Cities should facilitate interaction and provide spaces so people can bond, says Chui Huili, director of the Taiwan Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo.