Dubai is one of the seven emirates that comprise the United Arab Emirates (EAU). It is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf in the Arabian desert. Its area is 4113 km2. Its capital is the homonymous city.
There the Municipality of Dubai, whose objectives are oriented to urban planning, services to citizens and maintaining local services.
Most of the population living in the emirate's foreign and coming from the rest of Asia.
The economy had a significant rise from the development of the oil industry in the country. However, the oil does not contribute significantly to the generation of income.
The sectors in which most revenues are generated are construction, trade, entrepot trade practiced, also referred to in a frankly area and financial services, tourism approach is also remarkable, especially that aimed to shopping.
On this last point, we must add that Dubai is home to several notable buildings such as luxury hotels Burj Al Arab and Burj Khalifa, the highest in the world, with 828 m-tall, artificial ports of Mina Rashid and Jebel Ali, and the housing complex of artificial islands The Palm Islands and The World.
About their culture, it can be concluded that is strongly influenced by Islam and the Arab and Bedouin society, which is reflected in the rules of etiquette and dress, literature, cuisine and art. The low unemployment rate has attracted a lot of foreigners to move to the emirate in search of better job opportunities.