On the occasion of Qatar National Day, marked on the 18th of December 2014, and in honor of the tremendous achievements of the state, Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) held its annual celebration in the Headquarters of the company in the presence of Eng. Abdullah Abdulaziz Subaie, Managing Director and Chairman of the Executive Committee of Qatar Rail, and Eng. Saad Ahmed Al Muhannadi, Chief Executive Officer of the company.
Eng. Subaie addressed a large audience of employees congratulating Qatar’s leadership and people on the occasion, and said:
“On the occasion of the National day of Qatar, we extend our heartfelt congratulations and best wishes to His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, to His Highness the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, His Excellency Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani, the Prime Minister and Interior Minister and to all the honorable people of the state of Qatar. Qatar, under the wise leadership of H.H the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, is achieving remarkable progress in implementing good governance practices, rational management of national resources, improving the productivity and efficiency of the public and private sector institutions in the country and ensuring a sustainable and competitive economy for the current and future generations. This is why at Qatar Rail, National Day is not just another celebration but it is the occasion to renew our commitment and determination in delivering on our promises to the nation and its leadership.”
“Our ambitions and the targets that we are setting at Qatar Rail are not impossible things to achieve. Our ambitions and targets are genuine and I am confident that they are achievable if we have the passion, commitment and vigilance with strong sense of accountability and ownership, and to seek be the best in everything we do and work at double speed to exceed the expectations of our stakeholders, our nation and its leadership,” he added.
For his part, Eng. Saad Ahmed Al Muhannadi addressed the staff, saying:
“On the occasion of the National Day of the country, I would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, the Emir of Qatar, and the Father Emir Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, and the esteemed government and Qatari people, and all those who have worked and are working to achieve our vision and national aspirations.”
“On every National Day, the National Vision 2030 becomes more visible and more reachable, thanks to the wisdom and foresight of the leadership of this country, Qatar has indeed made amazing achievements in the light of the development of infrastructure projects to support the national economy,” he added.
Eng. Al Muhannadi saying: “In Qatar Rail, we are proud of the role we play in the growth and success of Qatar, and we look forward to continuing the path to prosperity and growth thanks to our daily efforts, both nationals and residents”.
Qatar Rail’s celebration included a cut of a cake designed especially for the occasion, on the rhythm of traditional music. The company’s staff had launched a few weeks before the National Day contest on Instagram, which gave everyone the opportunity to publish all the attractive images of Qatar and heritage landmarks on the social media platform. During the ceremony, Qatar Rail honored the winners in this contest who had the most inspiring photos.
Qatar Rail assures its firm commitment to the directions and norms of Qatar and its institutions and social responsibility policy towards its staff and workers on construction sites, as well as towards all its partners and contributors in the success of its project, through the permanent engagement in conferences and events that take place to support the Qatar National Vision 2030