United Arab Emirates

Coordinates: 24°N 54°E / 24°N 54°E / 24; 54

The United Arab Emirates i/juːˌntd ˌærəb ˈɛmɪrts/ (Arabic: دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة Dawlat al-Imārāt al-‘Arabīyah al-Muttaḥidah), 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, the UAE's total population was 9.2 million, of which 1.4 million are Emirati citizens and 7.8 million are expatriates.

Established in December 1971, the country is a federation of seven emirates. The constituent emirates are Abu Dhabi (which serves as the capital), Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain. Each emirate is governed by an absolute monarch; together, they jointly form the Federal Supreme Council. One of the monarchs is selected as the President of the United Arab Emirates. Islam is the official religion of the UAE, and Arabic is the official language, although English is widely used.

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World Police Summit in Dubai to highlight role of K9 units in law enforcement

Gulf News 23 Feb 2024
Dubai ... Experts will delve into training methodologies and health issues of police dogs, such as gastrointestinal diseases, and dietary needs ... Read More ... Drones, forensics, K9, safety to headline Dubai meet UAE. Pets, bought for thousands of dirhams, abandoned, up for free adoption Meet Dubai Police’s first female veterinarian who serves the K9 Unit ... ....

Dog ‘Feastival’ returns to Dubai on March 9

Gulf News 21 Feb 2024
Dubai ... Get exclusive content with Gulf News WhatsApp channel ... read more. How Midnight, a cat missing for 16 months in Dubai, was reunited with his owners ‘My Pet Therapist’ project in Abu Dhabi. Helping people fight anxiety, depression, behavioural disorders UAE. Pets, bought for thousands of dirhams, abandoned, up for free adoption ... ....

Stray cat programme aims to transform Abu Dhabi's animal welfare

The National 15 Feb 2024
“Although this is Abu Dhabi-focused, hopefully this initiative can spread elsewhere in the UAE,” said Mr Appleby, who founded pet tracking site microchipped.ae ... Two non-profit websites are already up and running to help pet owners track their animals, microchipped.ae, and another where food can be gifted to top up feeding stations, foodtostrays.ae....

UAE MDO PET Films Market To Hit $32.6 Million By 2027: Fueled By 58% E-Commerce ...

MENA FN 12 Feb 2024
(MENAFN - PR Newswire) GURUGRAM, India, Feb. 12, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The UAE MDO PET Films market is about to explode, growing 330% from USD 7.8 million in 2022 to a whopping USD 32.6 million by ... ....