The Embassy of Qatar celebrated the country’s National Sport Day at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa on 10 February with the attendance of a large gathering of members of the diplomatic corps and their families and local staff at embassies.
Speaking on the occasion, the Ambassador of Qatar to Kuwait H.E. Hamad Ben Ali Al Henzab, stressed that Qatar’s celebration of National Sport Day is considered a unique event, as it is characteristic of the State of Qatar and its national vision of 2030, under the wise leadership of His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, the Amir of Qatar.
He also said that the state’s allocation of a day to sports and to make it an official holiday in various sectors is considered an invitation for everyone to interact and participate in sports activities as it promotes healthy lifestyles. It also establishes the concept of community sports that serve the major objectives represented in creating health awareness among the population.