Casinos In United Arab Emirates
There are no land-based casinos in the United Arab Emirates. Some think that opening them would help bring more tourists into the country, but as of now the government has not allowed any casino construction. Visitors are often surprised that the tourist mega-cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi lack casinos, but currently that is the case.
Online Casinos In United Arab Emirates
Online gambling is completely illegal. There are no licensed providers and it is illegal to access foreign-operated online casinos. Anyone caught using online casinos can be sentenced to up to two years in prison. However, it is reported that many locals access them through proxy servers.