Feb 13, 2020
HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Economic Affairs and Investment (SCEAI), presided over the Council's first meeting of 2020 that took place at the Amiri Diwan.
HH the Deputy Amir, Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani, the Deputy Chairman of the Council, attended the meeting along with HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Executive Member of the Council, and the members of the council.
The Council discussed topics on the meeting agenda and took the appropriate measures regarding them. They looked at the latest developments of energy and investment affairs and then discussed the national food security strategy and the ways to support its most important factors.
Later, they talked about the newest developments of the free zones, where a number of the world's biggest companies started joining. The council lastly discussed a draft strategic partnership between Qatar Free Zones Authority and Qatar Petroleum. The partnership aims to unite efforts in attracting major companies in the energy, chemicals, and clean energy sectors.