Doha, Qatar – 26 May, 2013: RasGas Company Limited (RasGas) recently hosted a group of Executive MBA students from HEC Paris in Qatar at the company's headquarters in West Bay.
The EMBA students, who came on an exclusive educational trip to RasGas, were jointly welcomed by the company's Employee Development and Welfare Group and the Public Affairs Department.
The student delegation was given a presentation, which gave them an overview of RasGas facilities, the LNG extraction, liquefaction, storage and shipping processes. The presentation, which also covered the LNG marketing and safety aspects, was followed by a question and answer session.
"RasGas regularly collaborates with locally-based higher education institutions. We believe that this important relationship, a long-term education and skills transfer scheme, will help strengthen the relation between education and industry," said Erhama Al-Kaabi, Chief Employee Development and Welfare Officer at RasGas.
"As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme, RasGas is committed to supporting sustainable social, educational and economic initiatives that are in line with Qatar National Vision 2030 and the National Development Strategy 2011-2016. RasGas CSR team has selected 2013 as the Year of Education," Al Kaabi said.