In the United Arab Emirates, the city of Dubai is the most populous. The location of Dubai is on the southern coast of the Persian Gulf. It is a favourite travel destination of many people across the globe.
Remember how your friends and their family travelled to Dubai and came back with loads of memories to tell you about? There is a reason why Dubai is a traveller’s paradise.
Here are some interesting facts about Dubai:
1) There is nil = 0% Income Tax:
For a person living in Dubai, can earn well and save well. There is no tax on the residents’ personal income tax. There are other taxes levied but since there is no tax on income, a lot of money is saved.
2) 20% of the cranes in the world are in Dubai:
Dubai is developing day by day, having the best infrastructure in the world. There are so many hotels and buildings being constructed in Dubai, this is the reason there are world’s 20% cranes are only in Dubai!
3) 0% crime rate:
The law being extremely regressive and strict, due to this the crime rate is very low, nearly around 0%. Dubai is considered to be the safest cities in the world.
However, there are certain crimes that might go unreported.
4) Dubai is the fastest growing city:
Dubai is the fastest growing cities in the world. In the year of 1968 there were just 13 cars in the city, but now the things have changed so much that there are severe traffic problems in Dubai. A decker road is under construction to overcome this problem of traffic.
5) There are more Indians and Pakistanis in Dubai than Emiratis:
According to an article in Gulf News, there are 25 percent Indians, 12 percent Pakistanis, 9 percent Emiratis, 7 percent Bangaladeshis and 5 percent Filipinos in not just Dubai but also in Ajman and Sharjah!
How amazing is that?
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