Doha, Qatar – 13 September 2015: RasGas Company Limited (RasGas) was recently conferred the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Company of the Year Award at the 6thannual Arabian Business Qatar Awards.
RasGas was nominated by 157 local businessmen, industry leaders, and influencers as leading role model in CSR practices among various sectors and companies in Qatar. This recognition follows the 2014 third place achieved at the regional Arabia CSR Awards.
The Arabian Business Award is a premier event in the regional business calendar, which honours the biggest names in the Gulf business community, celebrating the best achievements both on a corporate and individual level.
Hamad Mubarak Al Muhannadi, RasGas CEO, commented on the award: "At RasGas, we take great pride in receiving such an important recognition for our positive contribution to the community, our commitment to sustainable development, spreading better practices, and actively supporting the Qatar National Vision 2030."
He added: "RasGas considers corporate social responsibility as a core commitment, and as a global energy supplier we believe we have a prime role to play in the path to building a more sustainable future for our nation and the generations to come. This recognition is a further incentive to continue our CSR programme across the four cornerstones of community, education, environment and health."