Moving to UAE? Here are a few things that you should know!
Over the past couple of decades, the world has seen the rise of the United Arab Emirates. And because of this, there has been almost an exponential increase in UAE’s population to about 9.4 million people. Whether it is high rise buildings, wide highways, huge malls or extravagant hotels, for most people UAE has become a symbol of a superior standard of living. And with more opportunities, people from all over the world have come to UAE and made it their home.
The United Arad Emirates is composed of seven emirates including Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Fujairah, Ras Al-Khaimah, Sharjah and Umm al-Qaiwan.
The natives of UAE are Muslims and adhere to Islamic principles. But despite being predominantly Muslim, UAE provides favorable conditions for foreigners. It promotes the culture of diversity and you can find people from over 200 different nationalities residing in the country.
Although Arabic is the language of the natives, you will find that it is very easy to get by because most people know English.
UAE has become the hub of all sorts of commercial activities. With more and more companies seeking to venture into the financial Mecca of the world, employment opportunities have become abundant. In addition to this, favorable conditions for employees is the number one reason why people are willing to move into the middle of the desert.
For an average person UAE provide better standards of living and so you find more people seeking jobs in UAE.
UAE has become an example of massive infrastructure not only in terms of skyscrapers but also when it comes to seaports and airports.
Major Airports and Seaports
Shipping to UAE has never been easier before. Since UAE is a major importer of international goods, there are many seas ports to be found in the country. Some of these include Jebel Ali and Mina Rashid seaports in Dubai. Two of the major seaports are found in Sharjah which are Mina Khalid and Khor Fakkan.
Dubai has become the major transit route for most airlines providing the connection from east to west and north to south. With this, major airports have come into existence in the UAE with Abu Dhabi International Airport and Dubai International Airport. These airports experience heavy traffic throughout the year. Other airports include Fujairah International Airport, Ras Al Khaimah International Airport, and Sharjah International Airport. UAE also has two of the world’s leading airlines which include Emirates and Etihad Airways.
UAE has certain customs duties and taxes on imports but for shipments under the value of AED 1000, no duty or tax is levied.
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