At the outset of the meeting, the Cabinet welcomed the results of the talks of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, which took place within the framework of his official visit to Qatar on Sunday. The Cabinet affirmed that Scholz's visit to Doha constituted an important addition to the course of the distinguished friendly relations between Qatar and Germany and contributed to strengthening the strategic partnership between the two countries and developing their co-operation in various fields, as well as exchanging views on the regional and international developments.
Then, the Cabinet considered the topics on the agenda as follows:
First - The Cabinet approved a draft air services agreement between the governments of Qatar and Belize.
Second - The Cabinet took the necessary measures to ratify an agreement on technical and economic co-operation in the field of infrastructure investments between the governments of Qatar and Congo.
Third - The Cabinet followed up on the arrangements and preparations for hosting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and took the appropriate decision in this regard.
Fourth - The Cabinet reviewed the first and second reports on developments related to the implementation of Law No 22 of 2021 regulating healthcare services within the country and took the appropriate decision regarding them.
Fifth - The Cabinet, through the presentation by HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry on the public-private partnership (PPP) policy and projects, was briefed on the objectives of the partnership, including enhancing the participation of the private sector in the development of public assets, developing the capacity of the private sector, and encouraging competition to achieve a diversified local economy.
Also, the Cabinet was briefed on the PPP policy and objectives, and its implemented projects, those under implementation, and future projects.
Sixth - The Cabinet listened to the presentation by HE President of the Civil Service and Government Development Bureau on the monthly report on Qataris employment via the Kawader platform, including the data on the number of job seekers registered on the platform, available jobs, replacement jobs, and job seekers' requests, the employment in the public and private sectors, interviews with job seekers in the government sector, and adjustments and solutions in this regard.(QNA