Planning to move to Dubai? Here are a few things that you should know before actually moving to Dubai!

About the city

Dubai is one of the more popular cities in the United Arab Emirates. It is one of the largest and the most populous city of UAE. With a developed infrastructure, Dubai boasts a high standard of living. The city has a population of about 3.1 million people, where the population of expats is more than the population of the natives. The official language of the city is Arabic however you can get around the city if you only know English.

With sky high buildings, the city offers a modern lifestyle to people. With a developed infrastructure, the city has a fast paced life. Arabic culture forms an integral part of the city’s culture. Therefore, Dubai is a Muslim city. But despite this, people from all over the world, with different religious and cultural backgrounds live here.

Dubai is one of the most developed cities in the region. As a result of which there are many job opportunities for people with different skill sets. As the city expands, more and more job opportunities have been created. However, the cost of living in Dubai is high. Therefore, accommodation and other facilities in the country are expensive. Though the quality of education and healthcare is excellent in the city.

Major airports and seaports

Port of Dubai located at the Jebel Ali Harbor is the major seaport located in the commercial city.

There is one international airport in the city. Dubai International Airport is one of the busiest airport in the region as it connects flights from East to West.

When moving to Dubai, you need to comply with custom regulation. For this you will be required to present relevant documentation. This includes a copy of your passport, work permit, residence permit and inventory of items among other documents.

Before you plan to move overseas, make sure that the shipping company you hire provides you with the relevant information in regards to shipping your household goods.

Why Universal Relocations?

Universal Relocations provides customers and clients with shipping and packing services. Our aim at Universal Relocations is to help our clients to transition smoothly into their new lives. Whether you are moving with kids or pets, we help you settle in your new home. If you plan to take pets with you, we also provide services related to pet shipping and relocation. For people who are planning to move overseas, we provide immigration and custom regulation guidelines. Shipping to Dubai has never been this easier.

Check out our website for more information. Call us or send us a message if you have any queries. We also provide a free estimate on the cost of our shipping and packing services. Be sure to check that out!