Qatar and Dubai

Qatar & Dubai (orthographic projection)In 1916, the Emirate of Qatar and the Sheikhdom of Dubai became independently ruled British Protectorates who had a monetary union (100 Dirham = 1 Riyal).

Both states achieved independence in 1971, and Qatar now uses its own currency and coins. Dubai joined the United Arab Emirates, and uses the UAE currency.

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