Dubai is one of the seven emirates that make up the federation of the United Arab Emirates and is the nerve center of the UAE’s commercial activity and a home to global corporate giants. The progressive spirit of Dubai has caught the imagination of investors, residents and visitors alike.

Dubai is a modern, future-facing cosmopolitan city on the rise, known around the world as a destination that features world-class hospitality and landmarks of design and luxury. Dubai’s strategic location, serving as a bridge between Asia and the West, also makes it a natural trading, logistics and business hub for large and diverse markets and a business infrastructure that attracts Fortune 500 companies.

The fastest growing city in the world, Dubai’s varied industries, from IT, Tourism, Healthcare, Finance and Development, ensure it is well positioned to becoming a leading destination for business and pleasure.

Dubai’s airport, consistently voted one of the worlds best, currently accommodates 100 airlines, connecting to over 140 destinations. Passenger traffic has tripled in the last 10 years and is expected to triple again by 2010, with over 30 million people passing through. With convenient and frequent flights virtually anywhere in the world, it is easy to visit Dubai for short or extended stays.