Umm al Quwain Emirate

United Arab Emirates

Emirate of Umm al Quwain

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Umm Al Quwain City


Umm Al Quwain (UAQ), the second smallest (area of 770 km²) and the least populous (72,000) of the seven emirates of United Arab Emirates .

The economy of UAQ is based on trade (Umm Al Quwain Free Trade Zone, Port Ahmed Bin Rashid), fishing and tourism.

The name “Umm Al Quwain” might come from the phrase “Umm Al Quwatain”, which means in Arabic “The mother of two powers” (land and water – or – economy and agriculture) or from the word “qawn” – “iron”.


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Umm Al Quwain, United Arab Emirates (UAE)   

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