Tag: citizenship

Dubai: world’s least cosmopolitan city

Dubai: world’s least cosmopolitan city

Dubai is possibly the most international place in the world, with less than 10% of its inhabitants holding the local passport.1 Most people you’ll see in the city are foreign to the place, and there is no¬†powerful majority. It could be the perfect recipe for […]

Identity and nationality in the Gulf

Identity and nationality in the Gulf

Few countries in the world have more foreigners than locals living within their borders. It is the case in the Arabian Gulf, where the majority of the population consists of immigrants: up to more than 85% in Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. Drawn to […]