United Arab Emirates

Coordinates: 24°N 54°E / 24°N 54°E / 24; 54

The United Arab Emirates i/juːˌntd ˌærəb ˈɛmɪrts/ (Arabic: دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة Dawlat al-Imārāt al-‘Arabīyah al-Muttaḥidah), sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is a country located in the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran. In 2013, the UAE's total population was 9.2 million, of which 1.4 million are Emirati citizens and 7.8 million are expatriates.

Established in December 1971, the country is a federation of seven emirates. The constituent emirates are Abu Dhabi (which serves as the capital), Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain. Each emirate is governed by an absolute monarch; together, they jointly form the Federal Supreme Council. One of the monarchs is selected as the President of the United Arab Emirates. Islam is the official religion of the UAE, and Arabic is the official language, although English is widely used.

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China and UAE Team Up to Take on Financial Crime

Caixin Online 05 Aug 2021
The UAE Financial Intelligence Unit and the China Anti-Money Laundering Monitoring and Analysis Center, an agency under the People’s Bank of China, have signed a memorandum of understanding that will enable them to exchange information on investigations concerning financial ......
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UAE, China agree to cooperate on money laundering, terrorism financing

Arab News 04 Aug 2021
The agreement was signed by Ali Faisal Baalawi, head of the Financial Information Unit in the UAE, and Zhou Yunjun, director general of the China Center for Anti-Money Laundering Monitoring and Analysis....
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One third of UAE’s private wealth is held by individuals who are worth more than $100m

Gulf News 04 Aug 2021
The UAE is now a hub for ultra high networth individuals with private financial wealth exceeding $100 million ... The UAE is fast emerging as a leading cross-border wealth management center with as much as half a trillion dollars of overseas wealth managed in the country in 2020....
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One third of UAE’s private wealth is held by individuals worth more than $100 million

Gulf News 04 Aug 2021
Latest data on private wealth in the GCC region showed the UAE has a very high concentration of ultra high networth individuals with private financial wealth in excess of $100 million ... The UAE is fast emerging as a leading cross-border wealth management center with as much as half a trillion dollars of overseas wealth managed in the country in 2020....
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UAE under fire for spying officials, activists in Yemen

Anadolu Agency 04 Aug 2021
“The UAE spies on everyone in Yemen, including Saudi Arabia, the legitimate government and leaders of its Yemeni ally, the STC,” Abdulsalam Muhammed, chairman of Abaad Studies and Research Center, told Anadolu Agency ... The Yemeni government has yet to comment on the UAE spying allegations....
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UAE weather: Temperatures to decrease, humid and foggy in Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah

Gulf News 04 Aug 2021
Dubai. UAE residents can expect a slight dip in temperatures today with partly cloudy skies. According to the National Center of Meteorology (NCM), skies across the UAE are looking sunny to partly cloudy at times during the daytime, especially eastwards – in Fujairah ... ....
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Dubai use fake rain to tackle extreme heat with the aid of drones

ITV 04 Aug 2021
For a country like UAE (United Arab Emirates) where it rain's less than 4 inches a year, water is extremely precious ... Pluviculture - Chris Page's Weather Word of the Week Credit ... In July UAE’s National Center of Meteorology shared a video on Twitter showing a successful result from the Pluviculture demonstration by posting this video ... ....
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Watch: 38-year-old Sri Lankan cake designer Reema Siraj on how her masterpieces made the cut

Gulf News 04 Aug 2021
Reema Siraj, 38, is one such artisan, who is reasonably well-known in the UAE for her realistic and Instagram-worthy cakes ... Image Credit ... Image Credit ... These days she takes classes in the UAE, and also collaborates with culinary schools and institutions such as Richemont Masterbaker Center for Excellence in Baking & Pastry DMCC, as well ... ....
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DEWA’s Innovation Centre & Arab Youth Center conduct technical workshops on clean energy

Urdu Point 03 Aug 2021
Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Arab Youth Center, in a bid to meet the needs and aspirations of Arab youth and empower them in their country," said Shamma bint Suhail Al Mazrui, UAE Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Vice-Chair of the AYC....
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THE ANGRY ARAB: Counter-Revolution Strikes Tunisia

Consortium News 03 Aug 2021
The UAE, Saudi Arabia, Israel and the U.S ... UAE Versus Muslim Brotherhood. The UAE regime now leads the battle against the Muslim Brotherhood across the Arab world, even in Palestine, for instance, where a UAE puppet, Muhammad Dahlan, a former Fatah chief, has championed the agenda of his boss, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Muhammad Ben Zayid....
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UAE weather: Heavy rain and strong winds in parts of Sharjah, Fujairah, dusty in Dubai, Abu Dhabi

Gulf News 03 Aug 2021
According to the National Center of Meteorology (NCM), cloud formation increased in the eastern part of the UAE and yellow and orange alerts were issued due to ......
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Weather alert: UAE sees heavy rain, hail in summer

Khaleej Times 03 Aug 2021
In one video, motorists of light and heavy vehicles can be seen battling poor visibility amid the downpour. Some parts of the UAE are witnessing heavy rains, lightning and even hail, according to the National Center of Meteorology (NCM) ... ALSO READ.. UAE. Suhail star to mark end of extreme summer heat; expected date revealed. UAE ... # #_ # #_ #__....
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Salaries and more to attract and retain talent and wealth in Dubai

Gulf News 03 Aug 2021
The UAE’s financial wealth reached $600 billion in 2020, ... One of the significant aspects of the study was that the UAE is fast emerging as a leading cross-border wealth management center with as much as half a trillion dollars of overseas wealth managed in the country in 2020....
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