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United Arab Emirates


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 Zip Facts about United Arab Emirates:

  • The federation of the United Arab Emirates is divided into seven emirates, each governed by a hereditary emir.  Before 1970, UAE was a British colony known as the Trucial States
  • The largest shopping mall in the world is the Dubai Mall.  At 2,722 feet, the Burj Khalifa became the tallest building in the world in 2010
  • The Palm, two gigantic islands in the shape of outward palms, extend off the mainland of UAE
  • There are no income or personal taxes in the UAE
  • 80% of the population is made up of foreigners.  Retired people must hold some job or return to their home country

UAE - hamad al falasi-landscape2

Colloquialism, Dr. Hamad al Falasi, Winner of the International Emerging Emirati Artist Award 2013

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