Dibba Al-Fujairah

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Dibba Al-Fujairah

دبا الفجيرة
Dibba Al-Fujairah
Dibba Al-Fujairah is located in United Arab Emirates
Dibba Al-Fujairah
Dibba Al-Fujairah
Location of Dibba Al-Fujairah
Coordinates: 25°35′1″N 56°15′20″E / 25.58361°N 56.25556°E / 25.58361; 56.25556
CountryUnited Arab Emirates
EmirateFujairah
Government
 • EmirHamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi
Population
30,000
Time zoneUTC+4 (UAE standard time)
Websitehttp://www.dibba.gov.ae/
View on the coast at Dibba Al-Fujairah

Dibba Al-Fujairah (دبا الفجيرة) is a city in the emirate of Fujairah, located on the northeast part of the United Arab Emirates. It is geographically part of the Dibba region. Dibba Al-Fujairah is considered to be the second largest city in the emirate of Fujairah after Fujairah City. With an area of 600 square kilometres, Dibba Al-Fujairah had an estimated population of 29,301 (estimate) in July 2015.[1]

Dibba Al-Fujairah has a number of suburbs and smaller neighborhoods, including Akamiya, Al-Rashidiya, Wasit, Al-Ghurfah, Sumbraid, Rul Dadna, Al-'Aqqah, Suwayfah, and Sharm. Akamiya features a health centre, capable of serving 2,000 patients, which opened in 2011[2] following delays caused by staff shortages.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "United Arab Emirates: Emirates & Major Cities – Population Statistics, Maps, Charts, Weather and Web Information". citypopulation.de. Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  2. ^ "Fujairah Medical Zone to open new centres". www.khaleejtimes.com. Retrieved 2018-09-17.
  3. ^ "Staff shortages delay opening of Fujairah health centres". The National. Retrieved 2018-09-17.

Coordinates: 25°35′28″N 56°15′36″E / 25.591°N 56.260°E / 25.591; 56.260