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Dubai (دبي) is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. With shape like a slant rectangle,
it's bounded in the north by Sharjah and in the south by Abu Dhabi. The city is rather like an independent city-state
and is the most modern and progressive emirate in the UAE, developing at a rapid pace, especially in the tourist and trade
sectors. Recently, Dubai won the bid to host EXPO 2020, a Universal scale Registered Exposition approved by the Bureau
of International Expositions (BIE), Paris.
Dubai was gaining popularity in recent years until the global economic crash of 2008.
It is essentially a desert city with superb infrastructure and comparatively liberal policies (by regional standards).
Boasting state-of-the-art tourist amenities, it quickly became popular and one of the most visited cities in the world