United Arab Emirates is a union State located in the east of Arabian Peninsula.
The country is a federation of sevenÂ emiratesÂ formed in 1971 by the Trucial States after independence from Britain.Â TheÂ constituent emirates areÂ Abu DhabiÂ (as the capital),Â Amman,Â Dubai,Â Fujairah,Â Ras al-Khaimah,Â Sharjah, andÂ Umm al-Quwain.
The UAE is governed by a Supreme Council of Rulers made up of the seven emirs, who appoint the prime minister and theÂ cabinet.
Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan is the President of the United Arab Emirates and the Emir of Abu Dhabi.
Dirham is the basic unit of the UAE currency. 1 United Arab Emirates Dirham equals 0.27 US Dollar.
The political system in the United Arab Emirates is based on the 1971 Code, Islam is the official religion and Arabic is the officialÂ language.
The UAE isÂ one of the largest growing economies in West Asia.Â ItÂ comes in the seventh in the world of oil reserves. The UAE isÂ classified as one of the high-income and development countries by IMF Fund.
UAE is a member of the League of Arab State, the United Nations, the Organization of the Islamic Conference, OPEC, and theÂ World Trade Organization.
The UAE is one of the richest Arab countries, highly income, one of the oil states whose economy mainly depends on petroleumÂ products and industries. Emirates are important to its economy.
Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum is the crown prince of Dubai. Dubai is the first financial and important economy centers cityÂ of the UAE and the Gulf region. It’s the second largest emirate in the United Arab Emirates.
Dubai is also considered as a commercial and tourism center includes shops, markets, schools, hotels, clubs, and the DubaiÂ International Airport.
UAE has, since a long time, very good relations to the US.