Saturday, May 1, 2010

Expo 2010 Shanghai China Opens Today

Expo 2010 Shanghai China opens today until October 31, 2010 on the banks of the Huangpu River in the city of Shanghai, China.

The theme of the exposition is "Better City, Better Life" and signifies Shanghai's new status as the next great city in the world.

Considered as the largest World's Fair site ever at 5.28 square km, the Expo has attracted 227 countries and numerous international organizations and all have registered to participate.

Around 100 foreign leaders and millions of people from across the globe are expected to come and visit the World Expo. Various countries are expected to issue stamps to highlight the event.

Photo above shows New Zealand's Expo 2010 Shanghai China stamps released on April 30, 2010.

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