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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Posh paws: UAE pet shop launches $10,000 diamond dog collars

Arab News 04 Jul 2022
The UAE’s Pet Corner store has launched a $10,000 accessory for all the posh pooches out there – a diamond-studded dog collar ... Billed as the UAE’s first diamond and ... We see our customers wanting only the best for their precious pets....

Bollywood star R Madhavan launches into another orbit with ‘Rocketry: The Nambi Effect’

Gulf News 30 Jun 2022
'Rocketry. The Nambi Effect'. Image Credit. Supplied ... ANI ... ‘Rocketry. The Nambi Effect’ releases in the UAE cinemas on July 1. Excerpts from our interview with the actor about his pet project, his idea of a true patriot, and why Nambi Narayanan was a true-life superhero of India … ... 'Rocketry ... The Nambi Effect’ is out in UAE cinemas on July 1....

Dogventure HQ: new pet facility opens in Dubai's Al Quoz

The National 26 Jun 2022
Businesses for pets are having a moment in the UAE, as new facilities open across the Emirates. The latest is Dogventure HQ, a new one-stop shop for pets and pet owners in Dubai that's now in its soft opening phase ... More information is available at www.dogventurehq.comThe UAE's first indoor pet gym....

Inside the UAE's first dog gym at Posh Pets Boutique & Spa in Abu Dhabi

The National 24 Jun 2022
a first-of-its-kind dog gym in the UAE. The Emirati, who has three dogs, is the owner of Posh Pets Boutique & Spa in Al Bahteen Tower on Reem Island, Abu Dhabi. Spread over two floors, the ground floor is a boutique shop selling items such as pet food, clothing, toys and accessories ... Mansoor Al Hammadi, owner of Posh Pets....

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