CRA, MoTC, Mark National Sports Day

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017
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The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) and other entities marked Qatar National Sports Day earlier this week at Porto Arabia, the Pearl Qatar.

The program featured an array of recreational activities and events for the employees and their family members. On this occasion, His Excellency Jassim Saif Al-Sulaiti said; “Qatar National Sports Day reflects the vision of the wise leadership for building individuals and society. Its key message is that sports should be a part of the culture and life of individuals and society, and one aspect of investing in the human element."

His Excellency Mohammed Ali Al-Mannai, President of CRA, said, “National Sports Day is an excellent initiative that has seen great success, since its inception in 2012, in helping to promote the benefits of an active lifestyle across the nation.’’

“In the wider context National Sports Day is an important initiative in emphasizing an important social pillar of the Qatar National Vision 2030. For CRA, sports day is about teambuilding, which is key to strengthening our commitment as a team to delivering the CRA’s mandate of fostering a thriving communications and postal sector and contributing to Qatar’s development to becoming a smart, digitally connected nation,” he added.

Activities began in the early morning with warmups, walking, jogging and some exercises for women. The program featured several recreational and sportive activities for adults and children, which collectively made today a great day for all participants, who enjoyed their favorite games and participated actively.

The program included several physical games like the tug-of-war, mind games, as well as challenges and competitions designed for families.