Sheikh Khalid is new PM Jan 29, 2020 0 618 12345 QNADohaThe Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Tuesday issued Amiri Order No 2 of 2020, appointing HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al Thani as Prime Minister. The Amiri order shall be effective starting from its date of issue and shall be published in the Official Gazette. The Amir issued Amiri Order No 1 of 2020 accepting the resignation of Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al Thani.HE Sheikh Khalid took the oath as the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior before the Amir at the Amiri Diwan on Tuesday. The oath taking ceremony was attended by the Deputy Amir HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al Thani. The Amir also issued Amiri Order No 3 of 2020, reshuffling the Cabinet.The order stipulates that the Cabinet shall be reshuffled as follows:● HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al Thani as the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior.● HE Dr Khalid bin Mohammed al Attiyah as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defense Affairs.● HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al Thani as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs.● HE Ali bin Shareef al Emadi as Minister of Finance.● HE Dr Gaith bin Mubarak al Kuwari as Minister of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs.● HE Salah bin Ghanim al Ali as Minister of Culture and Sports.● HE Dr Issa bin Saad al Jafali al Nuaimi as Minister of Justice and Acting Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs.● HE Dr Mohammed bin Abdul Wahed al Hammadi as Minister of Education and Higher Education.● HE Jassim bin Saif bin Ahmed al Sulaiti as Minister of Transport and Communications.● HE Dr Hanan Mohammed al Kuwari as Minister of Public Health.● HE Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al Subaie as Minister of Municipality and Environment.● HE Ali bin Ahmed al Kuwari as Minister of Commerce and Industry.● HE Yousef bin Mohammed al Othman Fakhro as Minister of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs.● HE Saad bin Sherida al Kaabi as Minister of State for Energy Affairs and member of the Cabinet.The order shall be effective starting from its date of issue and shall be published in the Official Gazette. The ministers took oath before the Amir at the Amiri Diwan. The oath taking ceremony was attended by the Deputy Amir and the new PM. RELATED ARTICLES Trump unveils M-E peace plan, Palestinians reject ‘biased’ deal Jan 29, 2020 0 414 China fighting ‘demon’ virus, says XI as nations prepare airlifts Jan 29, 2020 0 359 Maj Gen Abdulaziz bin Faisal appointed Lekhwiya commander, MoI undersecretary Jan 29, 2020 0 1090 Amir to patronise Al Zaeem College graduation today QNA Doha The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani will patronise the graduation ceremony of the 7th batch of the Al Zaeem (Leader) Mohamed bin Abdullah Al Attiyah Air College at Al Udeid Air Base on Wednesday. Sheikh Abdullah was a soldier of Qatar and will remain so, says Amir We thank brother Abdullah Bin Nasser for all the sincere efforts he exerted over the past years, which have had a positive impact on the path of the State of Qatar and the accomplishments achieved at all levels despite the .. Sheikh Abdullah thanks Amir for guidance In the beginning, I would like to express my sincere gratitude and thanks to His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani for the precious confidence that he has shown on me throughout the period of my service, and for his .. FM’s tweet “I thank my brother, His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser al Thani, for his efforts during the past years in serving our dear homeland and our honourable people, may God bless you.” Qatar’s mechanism to combat money laundering one of the best in the world: ICC Qatar Satyendra Pathak Doha Qatar’s mechanism to combat money laundering and terrorism financing is one of the best in the world, a senior official of International Chamber of Commerce Qatar (ICC Qatar) said on Tuesday. ICC ..