On its surface, Expo 2010 Shanghai is about dazzling technologies, dynamic design and glorious culture. But what lies beneath ? Is there a looming “China Threat” ? Or an emerging “China Model” ? Does Expo’s meaning reveal Shanghai’s mission ? Writer, broadcaster and leading expert on China, Robert Lawrence Kuhn, has analysed for euronews this phenomenon and its major consequences as the Expo comes to an end. In this programme, Kuhn interviews two high-profile Chinese officials on the message of China and the Shanghai Expo to the world, at the very moment when China has become the second largest economic power of Earth.
Expo 2010 Shanghai signals China’s transformation