The Green Guidelines for the Shanghai Expo 2010, jointly issued by the Bureau of Shanghai World Expo and UNESCO, detail what participants, operators and visitors can do to ensure that the Expo is an environmentally friendly event.
The Shanghai Expo, opening on May 1, will be a test of China's ability to host large-scale expositions and a historical opportunity for the Chinese exhibition industry.
More than 170,000 volunteers will help out at the upcoming World Expo in Shanghai, Expo organizers said Thursday
The media registration center at Shanghai World Expo is dealing with an avalanche of application forms. Until Wednesday, it has received approximately 13,000 forms, with 589 overseas media, China News Service reports.
International delegations arriving in Shanghai for the upcoming World Expo would be entitled to special passage for swift border inspection as the metropolis gears up for the final run-up to the international event, the Xinhua News Agency reported.
Shanghai Expo amazing pavilions
A command vessel is scheduled to head for Shanghai on Thursday to begin its counter-terrorism mission during the upcoming World Expo.
Seventy-six sculptures were placed in the Expo park Tuesday as part of the landscape for the six-month cultural gala set for May 1 to October 31.
Around 100 Chinese handicapped people, including 15 who survived the 8.0-magnitude earthquake on May 12, 2008 in southwestern China's Sichuan Province, would be invited to visit France Pavilion for the World Expo 2010.