Dubai Customs announced major upgrades on its smart risk engine which raises predictive capabilities by 80 per cent.
Spectacular fireworks in 25 different locations lit up not only the skies, but also the hearts of the people across the country.
The first baby to be born in 2020 arrived at 00:00, weighing in at 3170gms, to Syrian national parents - Romeo Sheha, 31 years old and his wife, Sally Hanna Habib, 28 years old.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, thanked and praised everyone who contributed to the success of Dubai’s celebrations of the New Year-2020.
The lowest temperature of 10˚C was recorded in Jebel Jais in Ras Al Khaimah at midnight and 7am on Friday, while the highest temperature of 31.6˚C was recorded on the same day in Kalba in Sharjah at 11am UAE local time.
Speaking to representatives of the GCC, Xi described the Gulf Arab states and China as natural partners for cooperation after meeting with other regional leaders as part of his trip to Riyadh.
The summit was attended by leaders and representatives of the GCC countries and President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China, in addition to delegates from several international organisations.
On his official account on twitter, Tam Khan said that he was in a famous restaurant in Dubai, to celebrate his wife's birthday, where he was surprised by the presence of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid in the restaurant with some guests.