The Emirate of Abu Dhabi boasts an extensive selection of business and leisure facilities including a state-of-the-art convention centre, a championship golf course and a vast selection of luxurious hotels and spas. The grand shopping malls and indigenous souqs make for an exceptional shopping expedition while culinary indulgence is never far with a wide range of cafes and restaurants. One of the city’s main attractions, the corniche, is only minutes away from the lively city centre.
ADIPEC will take place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), for more information visit www.adnec.ae.
While Arabic is the UAE’s official language, English is widely spoken, especially for business purposes.
The United Arab Emirate Dirham (AED) is the official currency of the UAE. The exchange rate is approximately USD 1 = AED 3.66 and GBP 1 = AED 5.85.
Abu Dhabi has a hot arid climate with blue skies throughout the year. The average temperature, from May to September, is 35 degrees Celsius and 25 degrees Celsius from November to April.