UAE national day

Come December and the glamorous city of Dubai prepares to celebrate yet another festival. The residents and expatriates of Dubai are almost decked up and ready for that moment.

By (Mathew Litty, email)

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Published: Mon 26 Nov 2012, 8:53 PM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 12:46 PM

The Dubai National Day holds an important place in Dubai’s annual calendar as it indicates the day that British colonial rule ended in Dubai, making it a significant day in Dubai’s history, hence calling for a celebration in style.

Dubai is a city of festivals. Glitter, glamour and celebration are part of Dubai’s culture and the Dubai National Day, a celebration of patriotism and honour, is one of the leading events in this city of festivals. Thus, the festivals of the National Day is held with great enthusiasm with the participation of locals as well as foreigners.

The UAE has gained a conspicuous place among the nations of the world. With major economic development projects achieved within a record time span of three decades, the country is now laying greater emphasis on empowerment of its people.

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