Pearl diving was once a very popular and cultural tradition in the UAE beating out even oil etc. This was until Japan made artificial pearls and it lost its value.
The UAE eventually gained an interest in fishery as its an importnant factor in domestic food production and though there are mainy deserts, oceans and seas have been fished to catch fish and other sea life creatures for the food of many.
Now, the UAE is one of the most economically developed countries in the world with the best safety and no. 1 passport also known for the talles tower in the world, longest firework show, some of the best hotels and MANY other records and continues to impress the entire world regularly.