The Economic and the Financial Affairs Committee continues the study of “Developing the Tourism Economy” and completes the extension of the concession to “Woqod” Company.

17 January 2024

The Economic and the Financial Affairs Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting today, chaired by His Excellency Mr. Mohammed bin Youssef Al Mana, Chairman of the Committee.

During the meeting, the committee discussed a draft law regarding extending the concession granted to Qatar Fuel Company (Woqod) to market, sell, transport and distribute gas and petroleum products, and decided to submit its report on it to the Council.

During the meeting, the Committee continued to study the request for general discussion submitted by a number of Your Excellencies the members, related to developing the tourism economy and studying possible solutions that lead to its development and advancement. The Committee reviewed the responses of the competent authorities to their inquiries related to the aforementioned topic, and decided to complete its study of the topic at its next meeting.