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Sheikh Khalid is new PM

Sheikh Khalid is new PM

QNA
Doha
The 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.