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About Dubai

Key facts about Dubai

  • Dubai is one of the 7 emirates of the United Arab Emirates .
  • It is a rich city state of some 4000 square kilometers, with a population in excess of 1m people and growing fast.
  • Dubai attracts 6 Million tourists a year (15 th top destination in the world).
    Its airport has over 140 airlines flying through it.
  • Emirates, its award-winning airline, flies to 76 destinations.
    There is no income tax or sales tax in Dubai .
  • It is famous for its life-style – shopping, horse-races, golf courses, beaches and desert safaris.
  • It provides extraordinary value for money.
  • Dubai is a trading and business city with a strong stable and benign government that is exceptionallyefficient and driven by far-sighted leadership.
  • It has already made the transition from oil dependence to independence. Oil accounts for only 8% of GOP.




September 25, 2009 Posted by | Tourism | Leave a comment