Simon’s Guide to Gambling in the United Arab Emirates

Gambling is forbidden in the United Arab Emirates. There are no gambling establishments even in the tourist hubs like Dubai.

In almost all of the Islamic countries all forms gambling are illegal for religious reasons. The Quran prohibits gambling,because firstly, it is seen as a source of addiction, an activity that makes people neglect their duties towards society and the Creator. Secondly, according to the Islamic teachings, material wealth can only be obtained through serious […]