What are the continents of Dubai

What continent is Dubai in?

Where is dubai

Dubai is the most populous and largest city in the United Arab Emirates, it is also the capital and largest in the emirate of Dubai. The United Arab Emirates is a federated state made up of seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Ajman, Fujairah, Umm Al Quwain, Ras-Al Khaimah and Dubai. The UAE is located on the Persian Gulf in West Asia, bordering Saudi Arabia to the south, Oman to the east, Iran to the north and Qatar to the west. Geographically, the UAE is located in the Middle East. The country has a population of 9.5 million, but only 1.5 are native Emirati citizens. An absolute monarch rules each of the emirates; The seven leaders are the members of the Federal Council that governs the country. The President is elected from among the members of the Council to serve an unlimited term of five years. However, the ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi de facto holds the presidency of the state, so the presidency can de facto be defined as hereditary. Although Dubai is the largest city, Abu Dhabi is the country's capital.

Emirate of Dubai

The emirate of Dubai is the second largest but most populous of the emirates. It occupies five percent of the UAE while the emirate of Abu Dhabi occupies 87.6%. The emirate lies off the coast of the Persian Gulf, borders Oman in the southeast, Sharjah in the northeast and Abu Dhabi in the south. Of the emirate's 2.3 million people, only 17% are native. The capital of the emirate of Dubai is the city of Dubai. Dubai was an independent territory until 1892 when the British declared it a protectorate alongside the other emirates. The Emirates remained British colonies until December 1, 1971, when the treaty between Great Britain and the Trucials expired. In December the Emirates 2, 1972 and the United Arab Emirates united.

City of Dubai

The city of Dubai is the largest city in the country and the 22nd largest city in the world. It is located on the southeastern end of the country along the coast of the Persian Gulf. Dubai is a popular tourist destination; It attracts millions of tourists annually, especially those looking to shop and soak up the sun along the coast. The city is one of the most modern in the world with excellent infrastructure and transport systems. This is where the Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, and the iconic dhow-shaped Burj Al Arab are located. Since the city is located in the Arabian Desert, the vegetation is either desert or introduced vegetation. During the summer, the temperature can rise to 41 ° C (106 ° F) and 24 ° C (75 ° F) in winter. The city of Dubai developed into a hub for traders, connecting the West with the Middle East and the Far East. The discovery of oil in the Emirate of Dubai drove the city's economy into the cosmopolitan city it is in today.


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