Gulf Times - Earth-Hour
The Pearl-Qatar joins the world in marking Earth Hour

The Pearl-Qatar joins the world in marking Earth Hour

United Development Company (UDC), master developer of The Pearl-Qatar and Gewan islands, took part in the Earth Hour initiative on Saturday by switching off unnecessary lights from 8.30pm until 9.30pm.

Minister highlights efforts to save wildlife, environment

Minister highlights efforts to save wildlife, environment

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al-Subaie said that the ministry was working diligently through strategic plans consistent with the National Development Plan to preserve the environment

Qatar Airways switches off lights for Earth Hour

Qatar Airways switches off lights for Earth Hour

Qatar Airways switched off lights at its corporate headquarters between 8.30pm and 9.30pm on Saturday to mark Earth Hour. The airline created an internal awareness campaign to encourage participation of its staff.

From Sydney to New York, landmarks go dark for Earth Hour

From Sydney to New York, landmarks go dark for Earth Hour

From Sydney's Opera House to New York's Empire State Building and Paris's Eiffel tower, landmarks worldwide dimmed their lights on Saturday for the 10th edition of the Earth Hour campaign against climate change.

Kahramaa teams up with QTA to mark Earth Hour

Kahramaa teams up with QTA to mark Earth Hour

Qatar General Electricity & Water (Kahramaa) and its national programme for conservation and energy efficiency, Tarsheed, is collaborating with Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and United Development Company (UDC) for its campaign “Gift Earth One Hour” to observe Earth Hour on Saturday from 8.30pm to 9