Posted on February 14, 2020

The Cabinet, in its meeting, approved the decision to form a committee charged with implementing a strategy on developing the real estate sector. 

Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, H E Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani chaired the Cabinet regular meeting which was held at the Amiri Diwan. Following the meeting, Minister of Justice and Acting Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs, H E Dr. Issa bin Saad Al Jafali Al Nuaimi said that the Cabinet reviewed topics on its meeting’s agenda.

The new project will see the Ministry of Municipality and Environment establish a temporary committee for the strategy on developing the real estate sector. The committee will be chaired by the Minister of Municipality and Environment, with membership from the designated authorities. Some of the powers of the committee will be proposing a strategy to develop the real estate sector, as well as the required policies and plans required to achieve the strategy. The committee will also develop a governance system for the sector, and propose ways to support and regulate investment in real estate.

The Cabinet also took the appropriate decision on issuing a draft law on railways, after reviewing the recommendations of the Shura Council on the draft law. The Cabinet approved a draft agreement for aerial services between the government of the State of Qatar and the government of Jamaica. The Cabinet then reviewed a report by H E the Minister of Municipality and Environment on the results of the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture, and took the appropriate measures towards it.