About the UAE

Inspiring the future of Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah shares the same vision as the United Arab Emirates. We are proud to carry on the legacy of our forefathers and see the nation progress through sustainable socio-economic development. This will benefit both our country as well as the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.

We are made both proud and humbled by the richness and diversity present in the UAE’s economy, one of the largest in the GCC. The nation’s economy has developed and grown over 200 times and now hosts 400 of all the world’s Fortune 500 companies. The UAE is ranked 1st in the MENA region for doing business and is also ranked 16th globally according to the World Bank. The UAE was ranked 9th in the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook 2020. It is the only Arab country to have maintained its position among the top 10 competitive countries for 4 years in a row.

Ras Al Khaimah The meaning ‘top of the tent’ in Arabic,

Is the northern most of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. Ras Al Khaimah is a land rich with opportunities for all. It is a popular tourist and lifestyle destination. What makes Ras Al Khaimah truly special is the diversity of its natural landscapes. It’s home to fertile lands, towering mountains, white sandy beaches, abundant mangroves and a magnificent desert.