ubai is one of the seven emirates in United Arab Emirates federation. It is located on the Southeast coast of Persian Gulf. By area, it has the second largest territory after Abu Dhabi. Dubai and Abu Dhabi have veto power to resolve critical matters of national importance in UAE. Dubai is situated on the northern coastline of the emirates and heads towards Dubai-Sharjah-Ajman metropolitan area. With decades of planning and development, the city of Dubai has emerged as a key financial and tourist hub in all of UAE and is steadily growing to become a global metropolitan city. It has become a prominent cultural and business hub of the Persian Gulf and pretty much all of the Middle East region.
Dubai carries a very special importance internationally when it comes to transport, cargo and passengers alike. Although the economy of Dubai was built primarily on oil industry, it is now thriving on tourism, real estate, financial and aviation services. Dubai is home to several massive and amazing development projects including hotels, extremely large shopping malls, man-made islands and several other marvels. In addition to that Dubai has starting to pull attention towards itself through hosting several international sporting events too. This city is symbolic for high-rise buildings and skyscrapers, especially the Burj Khalifa which is the tallest building in the whole world.