Al Faqa

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Al Faqa

ٱلـفَـقَـع
Al Faqa is located in United Arab Emirates
Al Faqa
Al Faqa
Location of Al Faqa in the UAE
Al Faqa is located in Persian Gulf
Al Faqa
Al Faqa
Location of Al Faqa in the region of the Persian Gulf
Coordinates: 24°42′48″N 55°37′23″E / 24.71333°N 55.62306°E / 24.71333; 55.62306Coordinates: 24°42′48″N 55°37′23″E / 24.71333°N 55.62306°E / 24.71333; 55.62306
Country United Arab Emirates
EmirateAbu Dhabi and Dubai
Municipal region
(Abu Dhabi)
Al-Ain
Government
 • TypeAbsolute monarchy
 • SheikhKhalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan (Abu Dhabi) + Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (Dubai)
 • Ruler's Representative of the Eastern Region of the Emirate of Abu DhabiTahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan
Time zoneUTC+4 (UAE Standard Time)

Al-Faqaʿ (Arabic: ٱلـفَـقَـع‎) is a village on the border of the Emirate of Dubai and the Eastern Region[1] of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), located on the Dubai-Al Ain highway (E 66 or Tahnoun Bin Mohammad Al Nahyan Road),[2] the village straddles the border between the two emirates. It has a Dubai police station,[3] and a population of some 370 residents in 2015.[4]

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  1. ^ "Eastern Region Bus Services", Department of Transport, Government of Abu Dhabi, archived from the original on 2018-05-24, retrieved 2018-11-04
  2. ^ "Dubai-Al Ain Road renamed". WAM. Al Ain: Gulf News. 2018-11-02. Retrieved 2018-11-04.
  3. ^ "Dubai: Crime and accidents down in Al Faqa". Gulf News. 2014-04-14. Retrieved 2018-09-09.
  4. ^ "Population Bulletin" (PDF). Dubai Statistics Center, Government of Dubai. 2015.