Behind the sailboat-shaped seven-star hotels, towering skyscrapers and manmade islands visible from space is a royal family determined to make Dubai a world player when it comes to luxury. But not everything in this arid paradise is so glamorous. How did this Middle Eastern destination become such a hotspot for the rich and famous, and why does it leave many activists up in arms?
Question 1 of 10
Dubai is one of seven emirates that form what nation?
Question 2 of 10
The main source of Dubai's revenue in the 1980s was:
Question 3 of 10
What is Dubai's Burj Al Arab?
Question 4 of 10
Some trace Dubai's rise to global prominence back to Sheik Mohammed founding:
Question 5 of 10
What percentage of American stock exchange NASDAQ does Dubai own?
Question 6 of 10
A typical "national" man in Dubai is usually dressed in:
Question 7 of 10
What percentage of Dubai residents are UAE citizens?
Question 8 of 10
What sport is played on the Dubai World Cup Day, an annual Dubai event with $21 million in prizes?
Question 9 of 10
Migrant laborers compose what percentage of Dubai's population?
Question 10 of 10