Information about the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)

The Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) built by Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, invites prestigious global enterprises and multinational companies around the world to host many kinds of events from trade shows to exhibitions to music concerts. Promising a splendid show of world-class events, the venue plays host to more than 1.4 million visitors and 6,000 exhibitors every year. The complex constitutes of eight exhibition halls, the Dubai International Convention Centre and residential apartments. When it was built in 1978, it was the tallest building in Dubai and the first skyscraper along Sheikh Zayed Road.