Information about United Arab Emirates
Population: 4.588.697 (2006 est)
Capital: Abu Dhabi 1.000.000 inhab. (2007 est.)
Official Languages: arabic
The flag carrier of United Arab Emirates is Etihad Airways (EY)
Main cities: Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras Al-Khaimah.
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of United Arab Emirates in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to United Arab Emirates, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in United Arab Emirates - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Dirham (AED)
Time Zone: (GMT+4) Summer Time (GMT+4)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: None
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria , Hepatitis A, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.