The launch of Unit 1 of the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant represents a historic achievement for the UAE.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) said a further 43,268 tests had been carried out nationwide.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the successful launch of the Barakah nuclear plant.
The UAE has reached a 90 per cent recovery rate for COVID-19, which is among the highest in the world.
Children under the age of two and people with breathing difficulties have been advised against wearing face masks.