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New Year 2016 Celebrations Around The World

Fireworks explode in Marina Bay against the skyline of Singapore during New Year's Day celebrations January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Ushering in 2016 with fireworks and festivities around the world.

 

Fireworks explode in Marina Bay against the skyline of Singapore during New Year’s Day celebrations January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Fireworks explode in Marina Bay against the skyline of Singapore during New Year's Day celebrations January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su
Fireworks explode in Marina Bay against the skyline of Singapore during New Year’s Day celebrations January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Edgar Su

 

The numbers "2016" are written in the air with a sparkler on a bank of the Yenisei River in the Taiga district, near the town of Divnogorsk outside Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, Russia, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin
The numbers “2016” are written in the air with a sparkler on a bank of the Yenisei River in the Taiga district, near the town of Divnogorsk outside Krasnoyarsk, Siberia, Russia, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

 

Fireworks explode over the temple of the Parthenon atop Acropolis hill during New Year's day celebrations in Athens, Greece, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Fireworks explode over the temple of the Parthenon atop Acropolis hill during New Year’s day celebrations in Athens, Greece, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
Revellers watch as fireworks explode in front of Vienna's city hall as Austria's capital ushers in the New Year, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
Revellers watch as fireworks explode in front of Vienna’s city hall as Austria’s capital ushers in the New Year, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
Fireworks explode during New Year celebrations in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic
Fireworks explode during New Year celebrations in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

 

Fireworks explode next to the Quadriga sculpture atop the Brandenburg gate during New Year celebrations in Berlin January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Fireworks explode next to the Quadriga sculpture atop the Brandenburg gate during New Year celebrations in Berlin January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
People dance in the streets during the Hogmanay celebrations in Edinburgh, Scotland, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne
People dance in the streets during the Hogmanay celebrations in Edinburgh, Scotland, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

 

Fireworks light the sky over Kremlin during celebrations of New Year's Day in central Moscow, Russia, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva
Fireworks light the sky over Kremlin during celebrations of New Year’s Day in central Moscow, Russia, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva
Dancers perform to celebrate the new year during a countdown event at Tai Miao, the imperial ancestral temple in the Forbidden City, in Beijing, China, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Dancers perform to celebrate the new year during a countdown event at Tai Miao, the imperial ancestral temple in the Forbidden City, in Beijing, China, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia's largest city ushers in the New Year, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia’s largest city ushers in the New Year, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Reed

 

People hold balloons to release them at the turn of the New Year at a hotel in front of the landmark Tokyo Tower in Tokyo, Japan, December 31, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
People hold balloons to release them at the turn of the New Year at a hotel in front of the landmark Tokyo Tower in Tokyo, Japan, December 31, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

 

Tens of thousands of floating "wishing spheres" carrying people's New Year wishes line the Marina Bay against the skyline of Singapore December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Edgar Su
Tens of thousands of floating “wishing spheres” carrying people’s New Year wishes line the Marina Bay against the skyline of Singapore December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Edgar Su
Fireworks explode during New Year celebrations outside the Philippine Arena in Bocaue town, Bulacan province, north of Manila January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Ezra Acayan
Fireworks explode during New Year celebrations outside the Philippine Arena in Bocaue town, Bulacan province, north of Manila January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Ezra Acayan

 

A girl blows a party horn at midnight during New Year celebrations in Manila, Philippines January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Czar Dancel
A girl blows a party horn at midnight during New Year celebrations in Manila, Philippines January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Czar Dancel
Fireworks explode in the sky during New Year celebrations in Sofia, Bulgaria, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Pierre Marsaut
Fireworks explode in the sky during New Year celebrations in Sofia, Bulgaria, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Pierre Marsaut
Fireworks explode over Dubai's Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, during New Year celebrations January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Fireworks explode over Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, during New Year celebrations January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

 

Revelers watch as fireworks explode during New Year celebrations outside the Philippine Arena in Bocaue town, Bulacan province, north of Manila January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Ezra Acayan
Revelers watch as fireworks explode during New Year celebrations outside the Philippine Arena in Bocaue town, Bulacan province, north of Manila January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Ezra Acayan
A woman takes photographs of balloons released by people in Seoul, South Korea, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
A woman takes photographs of balloons released by people in Seoul, South Korea, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbour during a pyrotechnic show in Hong Kong, China January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbour during a pyrotechnic show in Hong Kong, China January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
People release balloons at the turn of the New Year at a hotel in front of the landmark Tokyo Tower in Tokyo, Japan, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
People release balloons at the turn of the New Year at a hotel in front of the landmark Tokyo Tower in Tokyo, Japan, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
Fireworks explode over Dubai's Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, during the New Year celebrations January 1, 2016, as the Address Downtown Dubai hotel and residential block, which had been engulfed by a fire, can be seen on the left. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Fireworks explode over Dubai’s Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, during the New Year celebrations January 1, 2016, as the Address Downtown Dubai hotel and residential block, which had been engulfed by a fire, can be seen on the left. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Fireworks explode from Taiwan's tallest skyscraper, the Taipei 101, in Taipei, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang
Fireworks explode from Taiwan’s tallest skyscraper, the Taipei 101, in Taipei, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang
A couple kisses inside a giant inflatable ball during a countdown event in Seoul, South Korea, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
A couple kisses inside a giant inflatable ball during a countdown event in Seoul, South Korea, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia's largest city ushers in the New Year, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as Australia’s largest city ushers in the New Year, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Reed
A man gets a haircut depicting 2016 at a barbershop in Ahmedabad, India, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Amit Dave
A man gets a haircut depicting 2016 at a barbershop in Ahmedabad, India, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Amit Dave
School students offer prayers for the world peace in the upcoming year of 2016 in Ahmedabad, India, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Amit Dave
School students offer prayers for the world peace in the upcoming year of 2016 in Ahmedabad, India, December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Amit Dave
Party-goers wear 2016-themed hats as they wait to ring in the new year at the Sydney Harbour in Australia December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Party-goers wear 2016-themed hats as they wait to ring in the new year at the Sydney Harbour in Australia December 31, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Reed

 

Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Australia, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Reed
Fireworks explode over the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge in Sydney, Australia, January 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Reed