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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

3/31/2017 - 16:50

A: In Hanoi thousands of students and other volunteers attended the launch ceremony. This was the 9th Earth Hour event held in Vietnam. Last year’s campaign saved 450,000kwh, 3 times higher than in 2009, when Vietnam hosted the first event. The amount of electricity saved during the one hour the lights are off is the measures of society’s response to...

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Vietnam responds to the Join Global Lights Off – Earth Hour 2017

Vietnam responds to the Join Global Lights Off – Earth Hour 2017

3/26/2017 - 16:50

(VOVworld) - Cities around the world switch off lights in response to the Earth Hour Campaign 2017 on March 25. Some 7,000 cities in 172 countries joined the movement to cope with climate change. Hanoi joined the movement by switching off lights from 20:30 to 21:30 on March 25 with the theme “Switching Off Lights, Switch On the Future.” Minister...

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Hanoi cyclists and pedestrians join Earth Hour campaign

Hanoi cyclists and pedestrians join Earth Hour campaign

3/20/2017 - 17:00

(VOVworld) – More than one thousand volunteer cyclists and pedestrians in Hanoi joined the “Green Journey – Biking and Walking” campaign on Sunday.

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James Joseph Kendall and the “Keep Hanoi Clean” mission

James Joseph Kendall and the “Keep Hanoi Clean” mission

3/18/2017 - 16:40

(VOVworld) – James Joseph Kendall, an American English teacher at an elementary school in Hanoi, became famous by chance after he retrieved trash from a polluted ditch in Hanoi, in May 2015. He and members of “Keep Hanoi Clean”, a volunteer environmental group he founded, have been devoting themselves to projects to clean Hanoi.

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Vietnam launches Earth Hour campaign 2017

Vietnam launches Earth Hour campaign 2017

3/5/2017 - 15:51

(VOVworld) – The Ministry of Industry and Trade has launched the Earth Hour campaign 2017 themed “Light off to turn on the future”. Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang and 60 other cities and provinces will turn off the light from 8.30 PM to 9.30 PM on March 25, in sync with foreign countries.

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2016 Earth Hour celebrated in Vietnam

2016 Earth Hour celebrated in Vietnam

3/20/2016 - 15:41

(VOVworld)- On Saturday, the 2016 Earth Hour was celebrated in various cities and provinces nationwide. In Hanoi, the campaign attracted thousands of students and volunteers.

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Activities mark Earth Hour 2016

Activities mark Earth Hour 2016

3/19/2016 - 14:07

(VOVworld) – Lights will be turned off from 8:30 to 9:30 PM on March 19 to mark Earth Hour 2016. Electric lights and advertisement boards in downtown Hanoi will be switched off. On Friday, My Tho city in Tien Giang province launched a power saving festival, which included a workshop on energy conservation and street marches to encourage power saving.

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Vietnamese youth and Earth Hour 2016

Vietnamese youth and Earth Hour 2016

3/19/2016 - 12:55

(VOVworld) – Activities are underway across Vietnam to mark Earth Hour 2016. Students and young people are among those responding most enthusiastically to the campaign.

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Earth Hour 2016 launched

Earth Hour 2016 launched

3/5/2016 - 14:20

(VOVworld) – Earth Hour 2016, Shine a Light on Climate Action, will be held from 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM on March 19.

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World cities respond to Earth Hour 2015

World cities respond to Earth Hour 2015

3/29/2015 - 14:28

(VOVworld) – Countries around the globe switched off the lights for an hour on Saturday in response to Earth Hour 2015.

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Young Hanoians conserve energy

Young Hanoians conserve energy

3/28/2015 - 15:01

(VOVworld) – Each year Earth Hour carries a different message but always targets a green and clean planet and raises people’s awareness of energy conservation. This year’s Earth Hour themed “Energy saving – responding to climate change” has received positive response from young Hanoians through dozens of activities.

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Earth Hour 2015 launched in Vietnam

Earth Hour 2015 launched in Vietnam

3/22/2015 - 16:22

(VOVworld)- Hanoi will turn off light for one hour from 20:30 to 21:30 on Monday in response to the Earth Hour 2015 campaign. With the message “Saving energy to cope with climate change”, the campaign was launched in Hanoi on Sunday attracting 1,000 participants. Nguyen Kim Chi is a student of Hanoi Medicine University.

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Activities in response to 2015 Earth Hour

Activities in response to 2015 Earth Hour

3/19/2015 - 16:56

(VOVworld) – On Thursday, John Nielsen, Danish Ambassador to Vietnam and the Ambassador of the 2015 Earth Hour campaign and 500 students from Ho Chi Minh City’s Industrial University joined an activity tied to the Earth Hour campaign.

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2015 Earth Hour campaign launched

2015 Earth Hour campaign launched

3/14/2015 - 14:40

(VOVworld) - The “2015 Earth Hour Campaign” was launched on Saturday in Ho Chi Minh City on a theme message: “time for green actions”.

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Vietnam responds to Earth Hour Campaign

Vietnam responds to Earth Hour Campaign

3/30/2014 - 16:34

(VOVworld)- Thousands of people gathered in Hanoi at August Revolution Square on Saturday night to observe the Earth Hour Campaign 2014 and show their support for climate and energy conservation and preservation

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Vietnam responds to Earth Hour

Vietnam responds to Earth Hour

3/29/2014 - 16:17

(VOVworld)- 63 cities and provinces across Vietnam have been responding to the Earth Hour campaign with a number of activities to promote energy saving and environmental protection. With this year’s message “Action for Greener Earth

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Youngsters in Hanoi engaging in green world activities

Youngsters in Hanoi engaging in green world activities

3/29/2014 - 15:59

(VOVworld) – In response to the “Earth Hour” campaign on March 29, the American Club will organize a “Turn off the light” gala and a grant ceremony will be held at the August Revolution square in Hanoi, with the participation of hundreds of young people. Young people in the capital city have also engaged in various activities to protect the...

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Earth Hour 2014: More action for a greener earth

Earth Hour 2014: More action for a greener earth

3/6/2014 - 19:23

(VOVworld) - The 2014 Earth Hour campaign will begin at 8pm on March 29.

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Vietnam responds to the world’s Earth Hour

Vietnam responds to the world’s Earth Hour

3/24/2013 - 18:50

(VOVworld) – Many cities and provinces have joined in the world's Earth Hour 2013 by stopping electrical consumption for one hour, from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday. This represents a strong commitment to the global effort to combat climate change.

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Vietnamese students respond to 2013 Earth Hour

Vietnamese students respond to 2013 Earth Hour

3/23/2013 - 16:27

(VOVwrld) – “Earth Hour”, a global campaign against climate change launched annually always receives everyone’s support. This year’s campaign, themed “You and I, Together we act”, has a number of significant activities such as bicycle riding in response to Earth Hour, turning off lights on a national scale.

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Wednesday April 26, 2017

Wednesday April 26, 2017

(VOVworld) - Summer is coming around and it’s getting hotter in the northern part of Vietnam. The average temperature now ranges from 25 to 30DC. I enjoy this pleasant weather.

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Vietnamese "Ao dai" promoted in South Korea

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(VOVworld) - It’s freezing cold during winter in South Korea. But the harsh weather cannot keep Vietnamese women there from wearing “Ao dai” – the traditional Vietnamese long dress, which...