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United Arab Emirates

The UAE: a constitutional federation of seven emirates 

The United Arab Emirates consists of seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain and Fujairah.

 

Founder:

The late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan

 

President:

H. H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan (Ruler of Abu Dhabi)

 

Vice President and Prime Minister:

H. H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (Ruler of Dubai)

 

Other Rulers:

Sharjah: H. H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi

Ajman: H. H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi

Umm Al Quwain: H. H Sheikh Saud bin Rashid Al Mu’alla

Ras Al Khaimah: H. H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi

Fujairah:  H. H Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi

 

Links to Government bodies

Ministry of Defence
The Minister: H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (also Vice President and Prime Minister)
Abu Dhabi POB: 46616; Tel: 02 4461300; Fax: 02 4463286
Dubai POB: 2838; Tel: 04 3532330; Fax: 04 3531974

Website: http://www.mod.gov.ae/

 

Ministry of Finance
The Minister: Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum
The Minister of State for Financial Affairs: Obaid Humaid Al Tayer
Abu Dhabi POB: 433; Tel: 02 6726000; Fax: 02 6663088
Dubai POB: 1565; Tel: 04 3939000; Fax: 04 3939738;

Website: http://www.mof.gov.ae

 

Ministry of Interior
The Minister: Lt General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan (also Deputy Prime Minister)
Abu Dhabi POB: 398; Tel: 02 4414666; Fax: 02 4414938
Dubai POB: 4333; Tel: 04 3980000; Fax: 04 3981119;

Website: http://moi.gov.ae

 

Ministry of Presidential Affairs
The Minister: Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan (also Deputy Prime Minister)
Abu Dhabi POB: 280; Tel: 02 6222221; Fax: 02 6222228;

Website: http://www.mopa.ae

 

Ministry of Education
The Minister: Humaid Mohammed Obeid al Qattami
Undersecretary: Dr Jamal Al Mehairi
Abu Dhabi POB: 295; Tel: 02 62138000; Fax: 02 6313778
Dubai POB: 3962; Tel: 04 2994100; Fax: 04 2994535;

Website: https://www.moe.gov.ae

 

Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Foreign Minister: Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan
The Minister of State: Dr Mohammed Anwar Gargash
Abu Dhabi POB: 1; Tel: 02 4444488; Fax: 02 4447766
Dubai POB: 3785; Tel: 04 2221144; Fax: 04 2280979;

Website: https://www.mofa.gov.ae

 

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
The Minister: Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan
Abu Dhabi POB: 45253; Tel: 02 6428000; Fax: 02 6428778;

Website:http://www.mohesr.gov.ae

 

Ministry of Public Works
The Minister: Dr Abdullah bin Mohammed Balhaif Al Nuaimi
Abu Dhabi POB: 878; Tel: 02 6651778; Fax: 02 6665598
Dubai POB: 1828; Tel: 04 2693900; Fax: 04 2692931;

Website: https://www.mopw.gov.ae

 

Ministry of Economy
The Minister: Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri
Abu Dhabi POB: 901; Tel: 02 6265000; Fax: 02 6215339
Dubai POB: 3625; Tel: 04 2954000; Fax: 04 2951991;

Website: http://www.economy.ae/

 

Ministry of Justice
The Minister: Dr Hadef bin Jua’an Al Dhaheri
Abu Dhabi POB: 260; Tel: 02 6814000; Fax: 02 6810680
Dubai POB: 1682; Tel: 04 2825999; Fax: 04 2825121;

Website: http://ejustice.gov.ae/

 

Ministry of Energy
The Minister: Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei
Abu Dhabi POB: 59; Tel: 02 6671999; Fax: 02 6664573;

Website: http://www.moenr.gov.ae/

 

Ministry of Labour
The Minister: Saqr Ghobash Saeed Ghobash
Abu Dhabi POB: 809; Tel: 02 6671700; Fax: 02 6665889
Dubai POB: 4409; Tel: 04 2691666; Fax: 04 2668967;

Website: http://www.mol.gov.ae

 

Ministry for Cabinet Affairs
The Minister: Mohammed Abdullah Al Gargawi
Abu Dhabi POB: 899; Tel: 02 6811113; Fax: 02 6812968
Dubai POB: 5002; Tel: 04 3967555; Fax: 04 3978884;

Website: http://www.moca.gov.ae

 

Ministry of Social Affairs
The Minister: Mariam Mohammed Khalfan Al Roumi
Abu Dhabi POB: 261; Tel: 02 6322500; Fax: 02 633259;

Website: http://www.msa.gov.ae/

 

Ministry of State for FNC AffairsThe Minister of State: Dr Anwar Mohammed Gargash
Abu Dhabi POB: 836; Tel: 02 6812000; Fax: 02 6812846;

Website: http://www.mfnca.gov.ae

 

Ministry of International Cooperation and Development

The Minister: Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi

Abu Dhabi POB: 110555; Tel 026544444; Fax: 026544443;

Website:http://www.micad.gov.ae/

 

Ministry of Health
Minister: Abdul Rahman Mohammed Al Owais
Abu Dhabi POB: 848; Tel: 02 6334716; Fax: 02 6726000
Dubai POB: 1853; Tel: 04 3966000; Fax: 04 3965666;

Website: http://www.moh.gov.ae

 

Ministry of Environment and Water
The Minister: Dr Rashid Ahmad bin Fahad
Abu Dhabi POB: 213; Tel: 02 4495100; Fax: 02 4495150;

Website:http://www.moew.gov.ae/

 

Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development
The Minister: Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan
Abu Dhabi POB: 17; Tel: 02 4453000; Fax: 02 4452504;

Website: http://www.mcycd.ae/