Ras Al Khaimah Overview

Ras Al Khaimah is a destination quite unlike any other; a place where traditional Arabic traditions and values abide beside a cosmopolitan outlook and rapidly developing economy.

Situated less than one hour from Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah is the fourth largest of the seven Emirates that form the United Arab Emirates and is ruled by His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi. 

Ras Al Khaimah is blessed with enormous natural resources and its strategic geographic location, at the approach to the Arabian Gulf, places it at the crossroads of international trade.

The Government of Ras Al Khaimah has embraced the concept of free enterprise as a means for progress and sustainable development. The Emirate currently has an 'A' credit rating from both Fitch and Standard and Poors and prides itself on its transaparency, governance and fiscal prudence.