Holding more than 90% of the entire Emirate population, the city of Ajman is located along the Persian Gulf, just to the north of Sharjah and forms an urban area that houses companies, markets, banks and many local and international retail shops. There are several tourist attractions in the city such as the Ajman National Museum situated at Ajman Fort, the Red Fort and the museum in the inland enclave of Manama. The main airport in the emirate is located about 60 km east of the city in Al Manama enclave and it is expected to be operational in Q1 2019. Meanwhile, Ajman residents can use Sharjah International Airport which is only dozen kilometers away from the city.
The Meshairef is an area in the city of Ajman, surrounded by the areas of Free Zone, Al Rashidiya 1 and Al Jerf 2. It is filled with numerous amenities and facilities of all sorts, such as Red Crescent Society of UAE (Charity society), Gulf Petroleum LLC. (store), Worldwide Sourcing FZC (etore), Laboratory Scientific Supplies (laboratory equipment supplier), Amtek Computerized Embroidery Work, Ideal Special Products FZC (manufacturer), BIG Business International Group (Salvage Yard), Etisalat Business Centre (Telecommunications service provider), grocery stores, numerous schools, mosques, hospital, universities, Ministry of Labor, Ajman Bank etc.