Time to celebrate
There’s joy in the air as UAE residents wait for the big day on December 2 when the country celebrates the 40th year of the formation of the UAE federation. Buntings are everywhere, and people are vying with each other to have the most colourful and brightly-lit building in the neighbourhood. Expatriates are joining in the joy as many feel they are playing a part in the growth of the nation.
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