Deals signed to raise Qatar’s strategic stock of food items Mar 27, 2020 0 679 12345 A slew of contracts to increase Qatar’s strategic stock of food were signed on Thursday. Undersecretary for Consumer Affairs and Head of the Strategic Storage Working Group for Food Security at the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Sheikh Jassim bin Jabr bin Hassan al Thani signed the contracts with 14 major companies specialising in the food sector. Minister of Commerce and Industry HE Ali bin Ahmed al Kuwari and Minister of Municipality and Environment HE Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Turki al Subaie were present during the deal signing ceremony. The initiative falls in line with the state’s food security strategy to bolster the strategic stock system for food products, consumer goods and food supplies, in order to cement Qatar’s leading regional position in terms of sufficiency in strategic stocks, its ability to achieve food security and meet the needs of its citizens and residents. page 8 RELATED ARTICLES Amir amends law on infectious diseases Mar 27, 2020 0 6339 QA expands flights to Australia to help more people reach home Mar 27, 2020 0 1407 Amiri Air Force brings in medical supplies from China Mar 27, 2020 0 2957 Non-vital businesses to be shut from today: Khater QNA Doha The Supreme Committee for Crisis Management has emphasised that there will be zero tolerance with violators of the law issued by the Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on the prevention of infectious .. Amir, Indian PM discuss ways to combat COVID-19 The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Thursday held a telephone conversation with Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi. During the phone call, they reviewed bilateral relations and the ways to support and ..