Amir chairs SCEAI meet

His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Economic Affairs and Investment (SCEAI), chaired the council’s second meeting in 2024 at the Amiri Diwan on Monday. Also present were HH the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani, Vice Chairman of the Council; Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, along with the council members. The council reviewed the decisions and recommendations made in the council’s first meeting in 2024,the project follow-up report and was also briefed on the progress report of the state’s economic priorities, and took appropriate decisions regarding them. The meeting discussed presentations on QatarEnergy’s experience in creating investment opportunities for the private sector through the Tawteen programme, and on the Ministry of Finance’s experience in increasing the percentage of local value in government purchases and supporting the national product. The council discussed other agenda items and took appropriate decisions regarding them.