Posted on July 01, 2013

On the 25th of June, Qatar Petrochemical Company (QAPCO), one of the leading petrochemical powerhouses in the Middle East, as part of its commitment to supporting the young leaders of tomorrow, sponsored the 2013 graduation ceremony of Omar Bin Al-Khattab, the secondary school for boys.

The ceremony took place at the QNNC and honored the 13th batch of graduates from the highly regarded educational institution, marking the culmination of their preparatory studies. About 200 young and promising graduates were honored during this ceremony for their outstanding academic achievements, hard work and dedication.

The function was attended by numerous families and guests, well-wishers, teachers and QAPCO managers. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Mohammed Yousef Al Mulla, Vice Chairman & CEO of QAPCO, highlighted that supporting the graduation ceremony of Omar Bin Al-Khattab is fundamental for QAPCO, as part of its commitment towards the society.

Dr. Al Mulla said: “In line with the Qatar National Vision 2030, contributing in a valuable way to supporting the promising youth of Qatar, the leaders of tomorrow, is an integral part of our corporate culture. We believe that those young graduates from Omar Bin Al-Khattab Educational Complex hold enormous talent and potential and we are committed to supporting them through the different stages of their education and professional path. Moving towards a knowledge-base society, we believe it is important to ensure that the younger generations are well equipped with the relevant skills and the latest scientific knowledge, to lead the development process in our beloved country. We are honored to support their graduation ceremony today”.

On this special occasion, Dr. Al Mulla congratulated all the students for their dedication and hard work and encouraged them to exert their potential to achieve success in their studies and careers ahead. For several years in a row, QAPCO is proud to once again sponsor the graduation ceremony of Omar Bin Al-Khattab Educational Complex for Boys, as a tribute to the high level education and excellence provided by the school.

As a leading petrochemical producer in the Middle East, QAPCO is constantly expanding. To support the company’s ambitious growth, and in line with its Quality Qatarization policy, QAPCO always aims to recruit talented and motivated students, by offering them stimulating careers in various disciplines within QAPCO.

“At QAPCO, via numerous initiatives, we always strive to attract young Qatari students to join the company, to further enhance their talent, to support their development, to maximize their full potential, to help them succeed and enjoy a rewarding career. Generating interest amongst the youth about the Energy and Industry sector and the affiliated disciplines such as Engineering and Chemistry for instance is our goal. As such, we sponsor top students (at OBK?) and grant them scholarships to pursue their studies and to join the company in the near future, after graduation.” said Dr. Al Mulla.

Mr. Mohammed Abdullah Al-Maraghi, Principal of Omar Bin Al-Khattab Educational Complex, extended his thanks and appreciation to QAPCO for their continual support. In his address, Mr. Al-Maraghi said that QAPCO’s support will contribute to transform the youth of the country into future leaders, to ensure the successful economic evolution of the State.

He added: “At our school, it is our responsibility to empower students with the spirit of creativity and initiative. We have always been keen on offering the highest level of education and support to our students, developing their skills and capabilities, reinforcing all the positive aspects of learning and development, focusing on continuous improvement, keeping ourselves updated with the latest educational techniques and methods, encouraging our students to always reach higher and seek further knowledge, to ensure them a bright professional future, as they will build the future of our country. We encourage them keep a high level of dedication and excellence, to ensure their future professional success, as they hold future of Qatar in their hands.”

QAPCO also has expressed its commitment to provide scholarships to talented students to continue their studies in various universities in Qatar.

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