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Welcome to UAE

UAE

The United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is a country located in the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran. In 2013, UAE's total population was 9.2 million; 1.4 million Emirati citizens and 7.8 million expatriates.

Established on 2 December 1971, the country is a federation of seven emirates (equivalent to principalities). Each emirate is governed by a hereditary emir who jointly form the Federal Supreme Council, the highest legislative and executive body in the country. One of the emirs is selected as the President of the United Arab Emirates. The constituent emirates are Abu DhabiAjmanDubaiFujairahRas al-KhaimahSharjah, and Umm al-Quwain. The capital is Abu Dhabi, which is one of the two centers of commercial and cultural activities, together with Dubai. Islam is the official religion of the UAE, and Arabic is the official language.

  • Thu, 23 Nov

    Lots of rain. More clouds than sun. Cool.

    48 | 43 °F

    Lots of rain. More clouds than sun. Cool.

    75 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Fri, 24 Nov

    Sprinkles early. Afternoon clouds. Chilly.

    45 | 39 °F

    Sprinkles early. Afternoon clouds. Chilly.

    76 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Sat, 25 Nov

    More sun than clouds. Cool.

    45 | 40 °F

    More sun than clouds. Cool.

    45 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Sun, 26 Nov

    Rain. Mostly cloudy. Cool.

    48 | 41 °F

    Rain. Mostly cloudy. Cool.

    46 %  Chance of Precipitation

  • Mon, 27 Nov

    Light rain. Morning clouds. Cool.

    46 | 42 °F

    Light rain. Morning clouds. Cool.

    57 %  Chance of Precipitation

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