Posted on April 17, 2020

The Cabinet, at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz al Thani through video conference on Wednesday, approved a draft policy for water security and water strategy in Qatar.

Following the meeting, Minister of Justice and Acting Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs HE Dr Issa bin Saad al Jafali al Nuaimi said the Cabinet also approved a draft cabinet decision to amend exemptions to some documents stated in the Electronic Transactions and Commerce Law issued in Decree Law No 16 of 2010. The draft decision aims to enhance electronic services and activate the e-cheque service.

The Cabinet also approved a draft memorandum of understanding (MoU) in youth and sports between Qatar and Spain, and a draft memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Qatar’s Ministry of Municipality and Environment and Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Agriculture on cooperation in the agricultural field. The Cabinet reviewed and took the appropriate decision on report 45 on the work of the Qatari National Committee for the Prohibition of Weapons (NCPW) from September 1 to December 31, 2019 and the outcomes of the extraordinary meeting of GCC commerce ministers.