Ajman (Arabic: عجمان 'Aǧmān) is the capital of the emirate
Ajman in the United Arab Emirates, located along the Persian Gulf.
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The city has more than 90% of the population of the emirate. The area
runs directly into the city of
Sharjah along the coast to the
south-west, which in turn is adjacent to Dubai, forming a continuous
Ajman is home to the Ruler's office, companies, commercial markets,
and about 50 international and local retail shops. Banking interests
include: Emirates National Bank of Dubai,
Ajman Bank, Arab Bank PLC,
Bank Saderat Iran, and Commercial Bank of Dubai.
Ajman is also home to
fishing industry & Seafood Importers/Exporters in UAE.
Ajman is continuing the development stalled by the financial crisis of
2007–2008 and once again undergoing a period of growth. Tourist
attractions in the emirate, including hotels, shopping and cultural
destinations are growing rapidly. Tourist attractions include the
Ajman National Museum situated at
Ajman Fort, the Red Fort and the
museum in the inland enclave of Manama.
Ajman's corniche is a popular evening and weekend destination for
families and features a number of fast food outlets, coffee shops and
stalls. It is home to the 'Outside Inn', a popular watering hole with
expatriates, as well as to a number of hotels, including the Ramada,
Ajman Palace, the Kempinski, the
Ajman Saray and the Fairmont Ajman.
The natural port (or khor) of
Ajman is located along a natural creek
which penetrates the town.
Ajman is also home to Arab Heavy
Industries, one of the world's largest ship manufacturing firms.
The main airport in the emirate is located in the enclave of Manama,
about 60 km east of the city, thus in one of the farthest removed
parts of the emirate. However,
Sharjah International Airport is only a
dozen kilometres away.
United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates portal
Ajman Free Zone
Ajman Free Zone
Ajman Free Zone Archived April 18, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
Ajman travel guide". www.world66.com. Retrieved 31 July
2016. [better source needed]
Emirate of Ajman
Major cities of the United Arab Emirates
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