HE the Minister of State for Energy Affairs Saad Sherida al-Kaabi chaired the Energy Sector’s 22nd Annual Qatarisation Review meeting in Doha.
The annual meeting, which focuses on the sector’s Qatarisation journey and celebrates its achievements for the past year, was attended by senior executives and representatives from the companies participating in the Energy Sector Strategic Qatarisation Plan, as well as representatives from Qatar’s education community.
HE Saad Sherida al-Kaabi chaired the Energy Sector’s 22nd Annual Qatarisation Review meeting in Doha.
In his remarks at the opening of the review meeting, al-Kaabi discussed the challenges and successes during the past year of Qatarisation efforts, and commended efforts of the different companies in creating ways and means to ensure that Qatar’s national talent is developed to their full potential through professionally rewarding career paths.
Al-Kaabi said, “We have remained consistent with our focused efforts to achieve Quality Qatarisation and improve career opportunities for young Qataris, which is in total alignment with the Qatar National Vision 2030 as articulated and guided by His Highness the Amir, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani.
“In this effort, we are all building on the Vision’s human development outcome, which calls for an increased and diversified participation of Qataris in the workforce.”
HE Saad Sherida al-Kaabi presented the Annual Qatarisation Awards to honour companies who have exhibited Qatarisation excellence
Al-Kaabi continued, “I remain confident that through the hard work and innovation of our companies and the education community, we will come closer every day to achieving the strategic Qatarisation plans for the energy sector, and ensuring that we have a very healthy pipeline of qualified and experienced Qataris in the years to come.”
The minister thanked all energy sector companies, and their employees, for their hard work and dedication in supporting Qatarisation, and expressed great appreciation of all stakeholder individuals, institutions, and communities who are working together on Qatarisation for a better and brighter future.
His Excellency presented the Annual Qatarisation Awards to honour companies who have exhibited Qatarisation excellence.
Recipients of the Qatarisation Crystal Awards were Qatar Petrochemical Company (Qapco) for ‘Support and Liaison with the Education Sector’; Qatar Fertilizer Company (Qafco) for ‘Supporting Qatarisation’; Qatar Gas Transport Company (Nakilat) for ‘Support for Learning and Development’; and Qatargas for ‘Best Qatarisation Progress’.
Minister al-Kaabi also presented the Annual Qatarisation Certificates to Qatar Shell for ‘Support and Liaison with the Education Sector’; Qatar Chemical Company (QChem) for ‘Supporting Qatarisation’; and Oryx GTL for ‘Support for Training and Development’.