HH the Emir Issues Order Forming New Cabinet

Doha/QNA/26 June 2013/HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani issued on Wednesday the Emiri Order No. 4 of 2013 forming the Cabinet. The order stipulates that the Cabinet will be composed as follows:

1- HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, Prime Minister and Interior Minister

2- HE Mr. Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid Al-Mahmoud, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs

3- HE Dr. Khalid bin Mohamed Al-Attiyah, Foreign Minister

4- HE Maj. Gen. Hamad bin Ali Al-Attiyah, Minister of State for Defence Affairs, and Cabinet member

5- HE Sheikh Abdulrahman bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani, Minister of Municipality and Urban Planning

6- HE Dr. Mohammed bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry

7- HE Mr Ali Sherif Al-Emadi, Minister of Finance

8- HE Dr. Hamad bin Abdul Aziz Al Kuwari, Minister of Culture, Arts and Heritage

9- HE Mr. Abdullah bin Khalid Al Qahtani, Minister of Public Health

10- HE Dr. Ghaith bin Mubarak Al-Kuwari, Minister of Endowments (Awqaf) and Islamic Affairs

11- HE Mr. Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser Al Ali, Minister of Youth and Sports

12- HE Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed Al Thani, Minister of Economy and Trade

13- HE Dr. Hassan Lahdan Saqr AL-Mohannadi, Minister of Justice

14- HE Dr. Issa Saad Al-Jafali Al-Nuaimi, Minister of Administrative Development

15- HE Dr. Hessa Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of Communication and Information Technology

16- HE Dr. Saleh Mohamed Salem Al Nabit , Minister of Development Planning and Statistics

17- HE Mr. Mohammed Abdul Wahed Ali Al Hammadi, Minister of Education and Higher Education

18- HE Mr. Abdullah Saleh Mubarak Al-Khulaifi, Minister of Labour and Social Affairs

19- HE Mr. Ahmed Amer Mohamed Al Humaidi, Minister of Environment

20- HE Mr. Jassim Seif Ahmed Al Sulaiti, Minister of Transport

This Emiri Order annuls any provisions contravening its rules. The order is to go into effect from the date of issue and to be published in the Official Gazette.

Source : Qatar News Agency / Qatar
Published : 26/June/2013