Abu Dhabi, March 28, 2010 – Finance House has joined other leading UAE companies and participated in Earth Hour 2010 which took place on March 27, 2010 between 8.30 and 9.30 PM.
The 3 branches of Finance House at Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Sharjah were darkened through the evening in an effort to raise public awareness of climate change issues. Finance House has also invited its staff in the UAE to become eco-ambassadors on the evening and participate in the various events taking place across the country.
Finance House Chairman, Mr. Mohammed Abdulla Alqubaisi said: “Supporting the environment has always been an integral part of Finance House’s activities. We are very proud to have participated in Earth Hour 2010”.
The Earth Hour has become a yearly tradition aiming to raise awareness about climate change and encourage residents and business leaders to take action and start planning a reduction in carbon dioxide emissions.