South Korean president arrives for official visit to the UAE

Expo 2020 Dubai will celebrate South Korea’s national day on Sunday

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South Korea’s president has arrived for an official visit to the UAE.

Moon Jae-in was welcomed by Suhail Al Mazrouei, the UAE’s Minister of Energy and Infrastructure at Dubai International Airport on Saturday.

Expo 2020 Dubai will celebrate South Korea’s national day on Sunday, with a programme that includes traditional Jang-Gu drums, a Taekwondo martial arts demonstration and a special K-Pop concert.

The show will take place at the Jubilee Stage from 7.30pm, featuring artists including (G)I-dle, Stray Kids, Golden Child, PSY, Forestella and Sunmi.

South Korea's dazzling pavilion is among the highlights for many Expo visitors.

It features a colourful moving facade made possible by hundreds of boxes that change throughout day and night.

South Korea's pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai: in pictures

Updated: January 16, 2022, 6:24 AM
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