Interesting facts about the UAE

The United Arab Emirates is a state that includes seven small emirates, each of which is also a small state. Emirates: Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain, Fujairah, Ajman, Abu Dhabi.

Power in the UAE is inherited.

Indigenous people make up only 11%, the rest of the population is from the Philippines and South Asia, who are cheap labor.

The average salary of an Arab man is $ 15, 000, they are all either in the service of the state, or they run their own business, plus every man here receives an allowance of $ 2, 000.

There are no taxes for individuals in the UAE, which is why many wealthy people move here.

In the emirate of Sharjah, an absolute ban on alcohol is imposed, its consumption and even transportation is a criminal offense.

Due to the very hot climate, air conditioners are installed even at public transport stops.

In the UAE army, women can serve on an equal basis with men.

There is no traffic police in the Emirates, all traffic offenses are recorded by cameras. Offenders receive invoices at the end of the year, when they undergo technical inspection.

In the UAE, denunciations to the police are encouraged; many Indians make good money on this.

The streets are very clean, even if you accidentally threw garbage past the trash can, you will be fined 500 dirhams.

An Arab man can officially have up to four wives, although recently polygamy is practiced less and less, too expensive.

Cohabitation is prohibited.

The oil to which this country owes its prosperity is much cleaner than in Russia, however, now the lion's share of income is tourism.

Dubai is the fastest growing city on the planet.

Local residents have the right to receive free education in any educational institution in the world, but in order to minimize the outflow of young people, there are branches of all the most prestigious universities in the Emirates.

Kissing on the street is prohibited, like any other manifestation of your feelings.

The tallest residential building has been built in Dubai - 828 meters.

After Disneyland refused to build a resort in Dubai, they decided to build their own - Dubailand. It will be twice the size of Disneyland in Florida. The construction is scheduled to be completed in 2015.

The average life expectancy is 75 years.

In the Emirates, most social networks and many sites are blocked, due to the harmfulness of their content.

If you have a note in your passport that you have been to Israel, entry into the UAE will be closed for you.