United Arab Emirates Facts and Culture

  • Family: The life of the family is kept extremely private. In the traditional Arab world the family is a tight unit... More
  • Fashion: Men wear the "dishdasha" or "khandura" an ankle length robe, usually while. Dishdashas are usually worn with a with or... More
  • Visiting: In traditional Arab society, men and women do not socialize or eat together, although modern Arabs may not observe this... More

United Arab Emirates Facts

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Capital Abu Dhabi
Government Type federation with specified powers delegated to the UAE federal government and other powers reserved to member emirates
Currency AED
Population 5,473,972
Total Area 32,278 Square Miles
83,600 Square Kilometers
Location Middle East, bordering the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf, between Oman and Saudi Arabia
Language Arabic (official), Persian, English, Hindi, Urdu

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