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Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi (Arabic: أبو ظبي‎ Abu Dhabi, Father of Deer) is the capital and the second largest city of the United Arab Emirates in terms of population and the largest of the seven member emirates of the United Arab Emirates. Abu Dhabi lies on a T-shaped island jutting into the Persian Gulf from the central western coast. The city proper had a population of 621,000 in 2012.

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Subdivisions Of The United Arab Emirates - Culture
... Abu Dhabi has established a culture district on Saadiyat Island ... grand projects are planned, including the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi and the Louvre Abu Dhabi ... Dubai Media City and twofour54, Abu Dhabi's media zone, were set up to attract key players ...
Subdivisions Of The United Arab Emirates - Government and Politics
... governed by a Federal Supreme Council made up of the seven emirs of Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Fujairah, Sharjah, Dubai, Ras al-Khaimah and Umm al-Qaiwain ... The emir of Abu Dhabi holds the presidency, and the emir of Dubai is prime minister ... Abu Dhabi's crown prince, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, is the heir apparent ...
Abu Dhabi - International Relations - Twin Towns and Cities
... Abu Dhabi is twinned with Bethlehem, Palestinian Authority Madrid, Spain Houston, Texas, United States Brisbane, Australia Islamabad, Pakistan Minsk ...
Subdivisions Of The United Arab Emirates - Health
... in the northern emirates, which fall under its purview and which, unlike Abu Dhabi and Dubai, do not have separate healthcare authorities ... The introduction of mandatory health insurance in Abu Dhabi for expatriates and their dependants was a major driver in reform of healthcare policy ... Abu Dhabi nationals were brought under the scheme from 1 June 2008 and Dubai followed for its government employees ...
Subdivisions Of The United Arab Emirates
... The constituent emirates are Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain ... The capital is Abu Dhabi, which is also the state's center of commercial and cultural activities ... Since 1962, when Abu Dhabi became the first of the emirates to begin exporting oil, the country's society and economy have been transformed ...