Know more about Dubai and the UAE !
Life in Dubai can be one of the memorable exciting experiences in your life, but it can also be a heck to those who doesn’t have the clue or ideas about living in Dubai. You may be familiar with some of the things that you would come across in Dubai but you will definitely get to know about more new things as you live there for a while. In this article I will be given ten advises that you need know, and try to work upon before moving to Dubai -if you need help to move to Dubai, let us know !know !
It is clear that Arabic may be the official language in Dubai but because of the increase number of foreigners and economic development which has brought so many investors in the land, now English has been widely spoken across Dubai. If you are worried that you don’t speak Arabic I am here to tell you that most places you visit today in Dubai English has become one of the major language there.
This is one of the most important advice I would like to give, if you are planning to go to Dubai you should know that Ramadan period is highly respected to the extend that even eating in public is prohibited whether or not you are a Muslim. Working hours during Ramadan is also reduced to 6 hours in a day for both Muslims and non-Muslims.
Drinking of alcohol which is seen as prohibited in Islam is surprisingly been allowed in hotels, bars, and some restaurants but are licensed already for this purposes. Aside from these places drinking of alcohol in Dubai is prohibited especially in public places.
One of the good news is that, in Dubai, tax is free and no one is required to pay any type of taxes – be it personal or income tax.
In Dubai, delivering of mails does not come straight to your home address; rather you are required to open a P.O box from the postal agency so that all your mails would be delivered at their office.
Some of the things you need to know about media in Dubai is that, there are strict rules governing the use of any form of media especially the social media. Even some websites that are suspected to portray offensive materials are getting banned by the Dubai authority. one important thing you should know is that, you are not allow to talk about politics, sex or any issue concerning royal family on air in Dubai.
It is advisable for you to get an international health insurance before going to Dubai, because health facilities and services in Dubai are quiet expensive. They don’t provide foreigners free services on health and their hospitals are to a world class standard.
There are no political parties in Dubai; this is because each emirate is governed by a monarch and the president. The choice of prime minister in that country is done by chosen from the monarch of the seven emirates.
Dubai does not really have mineral resources like the oil. It solely depends on trade as their main source of economic activity and income.
Dubai is seen as one of the tourist center in the world, it has the tallest building in the world. This has brought the attention of so many tourists across the world. Dubai also has the biggest man- made island known as Palm Island, it also has the largest shopping mall in the world called Dubai shopping mall.
In conclusion, if you are to take note of the little I have offered in the above, I believe you won’t find a problem on moving to Dubai as you are already conversant with what you are going to expect in the land of trade and commerce, and I believe this would help you a lot during your stay in the UAE.
So what do you think ? Tme to move on ?