Was Shanghai's World Expo worth it?
Shanghai is bidding farewell to the World Expo - a six-month event showcasing China's rise in the world. What did it achieve?
Prime Minister Wen Jiabao described the fair as "splendid", saying it "truly brought together people around the globe".
Officials say a record 72m people - most of them from across China - visited pavilions staged by more than 240 countries and organisations.
Did you visit the Expo? Did it succeed in bringing the world to China? What effect did it have on China's image abroad?
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