The UAE became a federal state in 1971 with six emirates and a seventh joining a year later. The history of the UAE is characterized by rapid development; there is no other country in the world that has formed and developed into such a state in such a short time.
Homemade leopards, falconry, expensive cars, and the finest racehorses are all about the entertainment of Arab sheikhs. In the past, the lands where Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and other prosperous cities stand today were only sometimes developed. At one point, people who lived on these lands lived in poor conditions, with small shacks replacing the towering skyscrapers that now dominate the desert skyline. These cities were once small towns before experiencing significant growth and development.
The United Arab Emirates consists of seven states. Dubai is the capital of the emirate of the same name and is located on the Persian Gulf. With a population of 2.106 million, it is the largest city in all of the Emirates.
Diver, skydiver, and falconer lover. He loves lions and white tigers. He’s a snowboarder and a poet, a fine rider, a repeated winner of horse competitions. He owns expensive cars and a yacht – Crown Prince of Dubai Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum.
Bastakiya is an ancient district of ultra-modern Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, which keeps the history and culture of this region, is the center of its monuments and attractions.
Mariam al-Mheiri once studied mechanical engineering in Aachen. Now she is Minister of State for Food and Water Security.
The official language of the United Arab Emirates is MSA (Modern Standard Arabic). All official documents are written in MSA, public administration is handled only by MSA, and most media outlets work for MSA.
The United Arab Emirates is an amalgamation of seven emirates on the Arabian Peninsula that have joined forces in a federation for better political and economic cooperation. Above all, the economic development, due to the rich oil reserves, makes the region an important political factor in the Middle East.
The UAE has built numerous golf courses, five of which are world-class 18-hole green fields. Dubai Emirate is a pioneer of golf in the Middle East. The Dubai Desert Classic Golf Championship, which has been held since 1989 on the golf courses of «Emirates» Club, became a shining event of sports life in Dubai.