The United Arab Emirates – the state located on Arabian Peninsula on the coast of the Persian and Omani gulfs. The capital is the emirate of Abu Dhabi. Except him 6 more emirates are a part of the state: Sharjah, Dubai, Fujairah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain.
State language is Arab. Besides, colloquial English is widely used. The service personnel in hotels, restaurants, as a rule, know also some of the most necessary phrases in Russian.
More than two million people live in the United Arab Emirates. And local Arabs make only the fourth part. Generally large number of workers and dealers are natives of India, Iran and Pakistan. Other part of the population is made by representatives of the countries of Asia, Africa and the Western countries.
Local Arabs in the majority don't work, are people rich and move on expensive cars. On foot Pakistanis go, Hindus are builders, dealers in the United Arab Emirates.
The United Arab Emirates, thanks to an advantageous geographical position, climate and the developed infrastructure, are very attractive resort for tourists of the whole world, and thanks to natural reserves of oil, gas, investment campaigns, the United Arab Emirates have acquired the status of one of the most prosperous countries in the world. Among other things, a criminal situation in the country – one of the safest.
The days off – Thursday and Friday. However the private companies are, as a rule, limited one day off on Friday.
The real fans of shopping know all his charm in the United Arab Emirates. Duty-free trade allows to shop at the prices much below, than around the world, and the widest range allows to find everything that the soul will wish.
Attracts the United Arab Emirates to itself as the businessmen holding here business meetings and conferences at the highest level and huge number of tourists whom comfortable hotels expect here, the highest class restaurants, various excursions and entertainments.