HE Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti Appointed Minister of Transport and Communications
HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Al-Thani today issued Emiri Order No. 1 of 2016, amending the formation of the Council of Ministers. The Emiri Order named new ministers and merges some ministries, and also abolished provisions contrary to this Order.
HE Jassim bin Saif Al Sulaiti was named as the Minister of Transport and Communications and took the oath at a ceremony before HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani at the Emiri Diwan.
The ceremony was attended by HH the Deputy Emir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Thani and HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani.
The Emiri Order is effective from the date of its issue and is to be published in the Official Gazette.