United Arab Emirates Country Profile

Source: CIA World Factbook

Population: 5,148,664 (July 2011 est.)
Religion: Muslim 96% (Shia 16%), other (includes Christian, Hindu) 4%
Languages: Arabic (official), Persian, English, Hindi, Urdu
Ethnic Groups: Emirati 19%, other Arab and Iranian 23%, South Asian 50%, other expatriates (includes Westerners and East Asians) 8% (1982)
Major Cities – Population: ABU DHABI (capital) 666,000 (2009)

Source: CIA World Factbook

Media Appearances Relating to United Arab Emirates

If you’re working on a story on the current events in United Arab Emirates, Dr. Gabbay can provide competent insight and lend a historical perspective to your topic with his experienced knowledge on Emirati history as it fits into a broader Muslim world picture. You can see some of Dr. Gabbay’s past media appearances on his YouTube channel here.

Consulting on United Arab Emirates Issues

Dr. Gabbay has consulted with a range of professionals across the country on various projects relating to Muslim, and United Arab Emirates specific world issues, both contemporary and historical. No matter the scope of your project, Dr. Gabbay can lend his established expertise to help make your project the highest success.

Source: CIA World Factbook

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