About United Arab Emirates
Official name - United Arab Emirates (UAE) - Al-Imarat al-Arabiyah al-Muttahidah (Emirate Al-Arabia Al-Muttahida).
Political System - the highest authority - the High Council of King, which elects the president from among the monarchs of the UAE emirates that make up the federation, for 5 years.
Geographical - country located in the eastern Arabian Peninsula, near the Gulf Coast and Gulf of Oman. It borders with the Sultanate of Oman (the common border - 410 km), Saudi Arabia (457 km).
Area - 82.9 thousand square kilometers. km (114 in the world).
Provinces. UAE - federation consisting of 7 emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Ras al-Khaimah, Umm al-Kayvayn and Al Fujairah.
Population - 4.8 millions people.
Capital - Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi) - about 1,5 millions inhabitants.
Official language - Arabic.
Religion - Islam Sunni movement.
Public holiday - December 2 - Day of state formation (1971).
UAE national flag - composed of four colors. The red color symbolizes the courage of the Arab people, black - the country's main wealth - oil, white - endless desert sands, and green - Islam - the state religion of the country.
Currency - Dirham = 100 filsam.
Membership in international organizations - UN, WTO, the League of Arab States (LAS), IBRD, IMF, OPEC, MFChHiChP.
Domain - ae.