May 28, 2024

Cabinet hails Qatar football team for Asian Cup triumph



The Cabinet has extended its warmest congratulations to His Highness the Amir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on the victory of Qatar’s national football team in the AFC Asian Cup 2023.

The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, also congratulated the gracious Qatari people, the national team’s players and coaching and administrative staff on this historic achievement, which is an extension of Qatar’s successes and accomplishments in various fields, thanks to the wise policy of HH the Amir.

The Cabinet expressed its gratitude and appreciation to all state institutions that contributed to the preparation and organisation of this exceptional tournament, which achieved great success and witnessed widespread public interaction.

The Cabinet also congratulated the ministries, authorities, and government institutions that won the Qatar Government Excellence Award in its first edition, praising their valued efforts and outstanding achievements that qualified them for this win.

Additionally, the Cabinet expressed its pride and appreciation after Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohammed Al Kuwari was awarded the “Best Minister Award” during the World Government Summit 2024, currently being held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The Cabinet stressed that this international recognition embodies the world’s appreciation for Qatar’s remarkable developmental achievements, thanks to the wise and rational policy of its leadership and the sincere efforts of its people.

The Cabinet then approved a draft law amending certain provisions of the Law on the Regulation of Tenders and Auctions issued by Law No (24) of 2015.

It approved the proposed Cloud Computing Policy from the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology.

The Cabinet then approved a draft Memorandum of Understanding on aviation training between Qatar Aeronautical Academy and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

It also approved a proposal for a capacity-building program in the field of international protection by the International Institute of Humanitarian Law in Sanremo, Italy.

The Cabinet reviewed the following topics and took appropriate decisions thereon:

1. Report on the outcomes of participation in the 28th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP28).

2. Report on the outcomes of the Qatari-Tajik Business Forum.