Speaking to Arabian Business, Al Khatib said that 100% of infrastructure work – also covering roads and telecommunications – is now complete.“We've finished all the roads, except for the final layer, we will keep it late, and the road markings, so it is fresh,” said Al Khatib.
“The landscaping of the entire site is in progress… We completed three of the surrounding buildings of Al Wasl.
“The themed pavilions – Sustainability, Mobility and Opportunity – they are in progress and towards the end of the year, beginning of next year, they will be done and completed with exhibitions.”
With the major works now complete, Al Khatib was asked if the project was on target in terms of budget.
“It is actually below budget,” he answered.For the latest MEP news from the UAE, Gulf, and around the world, follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.