The epidemic has pressured many Nepalis working in Qatar to lose their jobs. However, officers of the Qatari Embassy in Kathmandu stated that Nepali staff in Qatar weren’t in a state of panic.
Qatar’s Ambassador to Nepal Yusuf bin Al-Hale stated, “If a company is in trouble due to an epidemic, its employees will not have to return immediately.” They can search for one other job alternative. ‘
Here is a web based information interview with Ambassador Hall centered on Qatar-Nepal relations:
First of all we want to know in regards to the location of your embassy. You shifted it from Maharajganj in Kathmandu to Banagamati, a abandoned place not removed from Lalitpur city. What is the explanation for this?
Yes, it (Embassy of Qatar) is a bit removed from town. However, Bungmati is inside the Kathmandu Valley and the village is surrounded by lush inexperienced fields. An enticing view of the mountains can be seen from right here. So we determined to maneuver the embassy to this place, which is the very best place to work, with good climate, clear air and plush inexperienced forest. Another factor is that it isn’t a distant place as we will attain anyplace of town on the proper time.
Can you briefly clarify the most important areas of Qatar-Nepal cooperation? In which areas can the 2 international locations join economically, socially and culturally?
Currently, the principle space of cooperation is the labor market. Qatar appreciates this cooperation with Nepal. It intends to work on exploring new alternatives for expert manpower by increasing the scope of the sector.
Similarly, we’re prepared to maneuver ahead by collaborating within the fields of agriculture, hydropower, funding and sports activities. This cooperation can be completed by means of settlement and change of expertise. We have already got expertise of exporting Nepali merchandise to the Qatari market.
What is the present standing of Covid-19 in Qatar? I’ve heard that many Nepalis have misplaced their jobs in your nation as a result of world epidemic. When do you assume the state of affairs in Qatar will return to regular, making it simpler for Nepalese staff?
Qatar has considerably diminished the variety of new infections per day. The variety of hospital admissions can be lowering each week. Qatar Corona has the bottom mortality on the earth.
The direct financial impression of the Covid-19 epidemic has had a direct impression on migrant staff. However, I want to level out Qatar’s labor legislation, which permits staff to vary jobs. If an organization is in hassle attributable to an epidemic, its staff would not have to return instantly. They can search for one other employment alternative.
Qatar has been an ally of Nepal for many years. Although geographically very small, Qatar is thought worldwide as a wealthy and affluent nation. How did Qatar prosper? What training can Nepal be taught from there?
Qatar has made important progress and improvement. He remains to be bettering his place by means of correct planning, optimum utilization of obtainable sources and collaboration and well timed collaboration with trusted companions.
Qatar has achieved all these items as a result of visionary and main position of the King of Qatar and the unity of the Qatari individuals and dedication to spending their data and abilities for the nation.
You have been working in Nepal for the final 4 years. How can Nepal journey to prosperity such as you? After all, like Qatar, Nepal can not grow to be wealthy by promoting petroleum merchandise to the world.
My private evaluation is that Nepal is certainly rising on the tempo of improvement. I’ve seen it over a interval of 4 years. Nepal has gifted all of the components and sources vital for improvement and prosperity. I hope that with political stability, implementation of the structure and arranged will of the individuals, Nepal will transfer on the trail of improvement within the coming days. It will even have the extra help of expert manpower, who (Nepalis) are recognized for dedication and excellence.
Fans of Nepal are eager to host Qatar within the 2022 FIFA World Cup. How are you getting ready for such an enormous occasion?
Football can be a well-liked sport in Qatar. Qatar can be the champion of the 2019 Asia Cup of Nations as you understand. Therefore, it’s a matter of satisfaction for us to host the World Cup within the Middle East and West Asia for the primary time. The job of finishing this venture has been given to the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy. Preparations are happening as deliberate. By 2022, all stadiums and infrastructure required for the FIFA World Cup will likely be within the last levels.
Before coming to Nepal, you have got collected expertise of tradition of another international locations. You have additionally blended in Nepal, as you have got come to know Nepali. What do you say about Nepal, its society and tradition?
In basic, Qatari and Arabic tradition are just like Nepali tradition in some ways. We all belong to the Asian continent. We are from West Asia whereas Nepal is from South Asia.
For instance: Respect tradition, some meals are comparable and household community is analogous. I’ve discovered that many different issues in Nepali society correspond to the individuals of Qatar. I really feel like staying right here in my home.
What impresses you most about Nepal? What else disappoints you?
I’m impressed by the constructive angle of the Nepali smiles and optimistic emotions. They overtly welcome all vacationers and foreigners, which is why anybody desires to go to Nepal as soon as once more.
No disappointment up to now. My solely heartfelt want for Nepal is to replicate its plans for improvement and prosperity.