• Short Summary

    WITH LESS THAN TWO MONTHS REMAINING UNTIL EXPO '70 GETS UNDERWAY IN OSAKA, PREPARATION HAVE REACHED FEVER-PITCH WITH SOME EXHIBITING COUNTRIES ALREADY ARRANGING DISPLAY GOODS IN THEIR NEWLY COMPLETED PAVILIONS.

    77 COUNTRIES, INCLUDING JAPAN, ARE COMPETING WITH EACH OTHER-NOT ONLY FOR EXTERIOR, BUT ALSO INTERIOR DECORATION, WHAT TO SHOW, HOW TO SHOW IT AND THE BEST WAY TO ATTRACT SPECTATORS.

  • Description

    WITH LESS THAN TWO MONTHS REMAINING UNTIL EXPO '70 GETS UNDERWAY IN OSAKA, PREPARATION HAVE REACHED FEVER-PITCH WITH SOME EXHIBITING COUNTRIES ALREADY ARRANGING DISPLAY GOODS IN THEIR NEWLY COMPLETED PAVILIONS.

    77 COUNTRIES, INCLUDING JAPAN, ARE COMPETING WITH EACH OTHER-NOT ONLY FOR EXTERIOR, BUT ALSO INTERIOR DECORATION, WHAT TO SHOW, HOW TO SHOW IT AND THE BEST WAY TO ATTRACT SPECTATORS.

    THE THEME OF EXPO '70 IS "LIFE IN THE 21ST CENTURY" AND ITS SLOGAN "PROGRESS AND HARMONY OF MANKIND."
    THE EXPOSITION IS LOCATED IN A 815-ACRE BOWL SURROUNDED BY GENTLY SLOPING HILLS AND ONLY A FEW MILES FROM THE CENTRE OF OSAKA-JAPAN'S SECOND LARGEST CITY.

    EXPO OFFICIALS EXPECT TO ACCOMMODATE MORE THAN 300-THOUSAND SPECTATORS A DAY, AND POSSIBLY AS MANY AS 500-THOUSAND OF A WEEKEND DURING THE PEAK STAGING FROM JULY TO EARLY SEPTEMBER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7WHD7Z57S6IKVD12OQBBRNE59
    Media URN:
    VLVA7WHD7Z57S6IKVD12OQBBRNE59
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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