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If you’ve never traveled to the Middle East, the UAE is an exciting and fascinating place to start. Rich in history and culture along with beautiful beaches and simply breathtaking modern skyscrapers making for an icon skyline, the United Arab Emirates has to be on everyone’s wishlist for a future holiday.
There’s much more to in the UAE than just shopping and skyscrapers of course so spend some time browsing through our site and discover the United Arab Emirates.
Official name: The United Arab Emirates.
Location: is a Middle Eastern country situated in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula in Southwest Asia on the Persian Gulf, comprising seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Ajmān, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain. It borders on Saudi Arabia , Quatar, Оman.
Total area: Emirates occupies a total area of about 83,600 square kilometers (32,400 square miles), along the south-eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula between 22°50 and 26°N and between 51° and 56°25 E. Qatar lies to the west and north-west, Saudi Arabia to the west and south and Oman to the north, east and south-east.
Population: more than 9.206 mlllion people (2012). More than 80% are foreigners from other countries. Ethnical Arabs are about 48,1% of all the population ( The UAE Arabs – 12,2%, Bedouins – 9,4%, Egyptian Arabs – 6,2%, Omani Arabs – 4,1%, Saudi arabs – 4%), The South Asia imigrants – 35,7%, Iranians – 5%, Philipinos – 3,4%, Europeans – 2,4%, others – 5,4%.
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