Local men usually wear a "Kandoura" more commonly known as a dish-dasha long robe typically whiteand ghutra, a red-checked or white headdress. Ski Dubai resort  is the first UAE indoor ski slope to open, and more are planned. Stock of domestic credit: Thank You for Your Contribution! Navigation Main page Recent changes Random page Help. The United Arab Emirates often referred emlrates as the U.The United Arab Emirates sometimes simply called the Emirates (Arabic: الإمارات al-Imārāt), is a federal absolute monarchy in Western Asia at the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing maritime borders with Qatar to the west. 23 нояб. г. - United Arab Emirates: Geographical and historical treatment of the United Arab Emirates, including maps, statistics, and a survey of its people, economy, and government. Provides an overview of the United Arab Emirates - known as the UAE - including key events and facts about this federation of seven states.