The French government has allocated a record 50 million euros (552 million yuan) budget for the national pavilion. At least 80% of the total budget will be used in constructing the 6,000-square-meter pavilion. The German government invested 30 million euros (US$47.34 million) in the pavilion, some German companies will also contribute. It’s the Germany's largest ever Expo structure．Italy reserved a 6,000-square-meter plot of land for its pavilion, which will be made with cutting edge “transparent concrete,” The pavilion, called The “City of Man”, is composed of 20 functional modules that can be assembled freely.
Cities of harmony,' is the exhibition theme focusing on the integration between urban and rural regions through exchange of trade and services for India Pavillion. Nepal Pavilion's theme would be: “Tales of Kathmandu City—Seeking the Soul of a City; Exploration and Speculation”.
The tropical-forest-like Brazil Pavilion will show off the cultural diversity and dynamism of Brazilian cities with the theme “Pulsing Cities: Feel the Life of Brazilian Cities”. The Venezuela pavilion is structured in the form of an "8", it depicts many traditional aspects of Venezuela's history and culture.
Singapore Pavilion for Shanghai Expo shows “Microcosm of Singapore”, titled “Urban Symphony” shows the contribution of Singapore in the field of city planning, water treatment, and environmental services. Also together with this article are Malaysia & Thailand Pavillions.
In our previous article, we mentioned about knowing some of the services provided in Expo as well as knowing the distribution of the various zones at the Expo. We are going to continuing giving tips of other important information about transportation,opening Hours and something others.
Touring the Expo might prove to be a daunting task for you if you do not know your way around the massive site. Here are some tips for you to make your touring easier and worry-free. In the first part of tips, we will provide you some valuable information and tips for the Expo event compiled from various websites featuring about the Shanghai Expo 2010. Do check out the upcoming second part of tips for touring the Shanghai Expo