Peru Pavilion wins Gold Award at Expo 2020 Dubai
Peru’s participation in Expo 2020 Dubai culminated with a major achievement at Expo 2020 Dubai: the Peru Pavilionwas awarded Gold for Self-Built Pavilion in Category B (between 1,750 and 2,500 M2). This top prize rewarded the "Timeless Peru" concept, an exciting synthesis of Peru’s historical, multicultural and mega-diverse richness, reported the Commission for the Promotion of Exports and Tourism, PROMPERÚ.
This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220401005526/en/
BIE Day Ceremony of Prizes and Awards at Expo 2020 Dubai: Peru wins the Gold Award of Self-built pavilions – Category B (between 1,750m2 and 2,500m2). The Peru Pavilion welcomed over 1.7 million visitors presenting the concept "Timeless Peru", an exciting synthesis of Peru’s historical, multicultural and mega-diverse richness. (Photo: PROMPERÚ)
The BIE Day Awards Ceremony, held in the Jubilee Park of the Dubai Expo, was organized by the International Exhibitions Bureau. A total of 51 Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards were handed out and Peru was the only South American country in the event awarded with Gold.
“The selection of the winners of the Official Participants Awards fell to an international jury of nine international and Emirati experts, who made two visits to each of the national pavilions, in January and March 2022. These awards celebrate those who have made significant contributions to the success of the Universal Exhibition,” said Antoine Bourdeix, director of communications at the BIE.
The 2500 meters of built area of the Peruvian pavilion were visited by influencers, Emirati television, and international reporters, who were pleasantly surprised by the compendium of Peruvian culture and biodiversity. The reports from CNN, Khaleej Times and Gulf News highlighted the valuable concept of the Peru pavilion and the cultural and musical expressions of the country embodied by the Ayacucho guitar and the scissors dance.
Abu Dhabi’s The National newspaper included Peru in its article "Expo Dubai: five fantastic pavilions that you should not overlook" and the Emirates Woman magazine mentioned Peru in the list of the most beautiful pavilions of the exhibition. These recognitions were recently endorsed by winning EXHIBITOR Magazine's World Expo Awards in the category People's Choice Voting, where the Peru Pavilion was elected over 550,000 visits from readers and Expo enthusiasts who cast their votes. Likewise, Peru led the positive comments among Latin American countries in the official mobile application of Expo Dubai used by the visitors to rate their experiences in the national pavilions.
The participation of Peru was organized by the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (MINCETUR) through PROMPERÚ, and had the commitment of talented Peruvians, as well as the support of DP World, Pisco 1615, Flo Trading, Modenart Perú, Terracota Lab and Adolf Finseth.
To view this piece of content from cts.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.
José Carlos Collazos
About Business Wire
Subscribe to releases from Business Wire
Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Latest releases from Business Wire
Temenos Delivers Digital Banking Solutions on AWS18.5.2022 08:30:00 CEST | Press release
Temenos (SIX: TEMN) and Amazon Web Services (AWS), have extended their global relationship to run Temenos onboarding and origination solutions on AWS. The technology collaboration aims to allow all retail and commercial banks - incumbents and challengers - to provide digital onboarding and origination solutions with higher performance, scalability, and security. It will give banks greater agility while reducing time to market and improve cost efficiency. The two companies will go-to-market with solutions for retail, business, corporate and private banking, and wealth. This multi-year agreement aims to offer the full suite of Temenos banking solutions on AWS as-a-service. Temenos and AWS started working together in 2019 to integrate Temenos open platform onto AWS and have demonstrated success with joint banking customers since then. With Temenos digital banking solutions, Temenos and AWS are making it easier for banks to access the technology they need to meet rising customer expectatio
Collecting Sensitive Data Without User Consent: 24 Leading Online Pharmacies From Nordic Countries Fail GDPR Requirements – Usercentrics Reports18.5.2022 08:01:00 CEST | Press release
Analysis by Usercentrics shows: Over 80% of scanned domains from Denmark, Sweden and Norway are not GDPR compliant, setting at least one non-necessary cookie without user consent. Sweden ranks highest with an average of 26 non-necessary cookies set. In total 89% of the most popular online pharmacies in the EU do not meet GDPR requirements. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220517006345/en/ Lack of Data Protection on EU Pharma Webshops: The majority of websites do not operate in a privacy-compliant manner - analysis by Usercentrics shows. (Graphic: Business Wire) Pharmacy webshops constantly process personal data of their visitors, while selling privacy-sensitive products such as antidepressants, diabetes medicines or addiction treatments. Usercentrics scanned the 150 most-used pharmacy webstores in the EU, analyzing the extent to which website operators are complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (
Banks Shift to Eco-friendly Solutions Supported by Innovative Thales Cards, Certified Sustainable by Mastercard18.5.2022 08:00:00 CEST | Press release
The amount of plastic used to produce payment cards every year is equivalent to the weight of 125 Statues of Liberty1. With environmental challenges now a growing, global concern, Thales, the leader in high tech security, has developed solutions for a greener world, recently certified by Mastercard’s Sustainable Card Program. To date, Thales has deployed 30 million eco-friendly payment cards for banks and card issuers that address consumer concerns without compromising the user experience. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220517005012/en/ (Photo: Thales) All eco-friendly cards offered by Thales are made with innovative and sustainable components. For example, one solution is a card made from 85% PLA (polylactic acid), which is produced from corn. Another innovative approach reduces the amount of new plastic while fighting sea pollution, with a card made of Ocean Plastic® collected by Parley for the Oceans. This
Anterra Capital: Pandemic and Food Price Inflation Fuel Investor Interest to Accelerate Transformation of the Food and Ag Sector18.5.2022 07:00:00 CEST | Press release
A crushing pandemic and, more recently, the Ukraine war have convinced investors more than ever that the world needs to radically change how it produces, distributes and consumes food, says Adam Anders, managing partner of the international food and agriculture specialist venture capital firm Anterra Capital (“Anterra”). Anders: “The pandemic highlighted the fragility and adverse health impacts of our current food system: soaring prices, empty shelves in stores; the fact that unhealthy diets are a major risk factor for getting Covid; that the way we treat farm animals could trigger the next pandemic. Post our final closing, the devastating impact of the Ukraine War on the global food supply has increased the awareness among investors even further. This, plus our focus on deploying proven biotech and digital solutions to shake up the lagging Food and Ag-sector, go a long way in explaining the higher than expected interest in our second fund.” Anterra is proud to announce the closing of
US Streaming Technology Giant Conviva Launches Full-Scale Continuous Measurement Analytics in Japan18.5.2022 03:00:00 CEST | Press release
Conviva (Headquartered at Foster City, California, USA; Japan Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; hereinafter referred to as Conviva or the Company), which provides continuous measurement analytics through real-time, server side sessionization of video streaming data, today announced the opening of the Japan office, which will serve as a base for sales and customer support in the rapidly-growing Japanese market. The Company also released a current State of Streaming Report for Japan highlighting key streaming trends in the market. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220517006275/en/ Conviva State of Streaming Japan Report (Graphic: Business Wire) “Conviva invented continuous measurement analytics for streaming video and has been driving the development of the global market including Japan with over 58 technology patents over the past decade,” comments Conviva CEO Keith Zubchevich. “Today, we are pleased to announce the est
In our pressroom you can read all our latest releases, find our press contacts, images, documents and other relevant information about us.Visit our pressroom