|China's reform offers world opportunities: President Xi
Wed, 13 Nov 2013 22:09:26 +0300
BEIJING, Nov. 13 (Saba)- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday said China's "comprehensively deepening reforms" will not only provide a strong impetus for the country's progress but also offer opportunities to other nations around the world.
| ||Growth in MENAP depends on oil production increase, IMF report
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:17:32 +0300
WASHINGTON, Oct 11 (Saba)--Economic growth is expected to decline in the Middle East and North Africa Region, Afghanistan and Pakistan (MENAP) this year due to the drop in oil production, uncertainty of political transitions and security issues.
| ||WB plans $400 million reduction in annual administrative costs
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 17:54:25 +0300
Washington, Oct. 11 (Saba)--World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on Friday further highlighted the strategy to meet the twin goals of reducing extreme poverty by 2030 with a special focus on changes to the WB's priorities in next years.
| ||WB-IMF annual meetings give special focus on 'emerging markets'
Thu, 10 Oct 2013 18:37:14 +0300
WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 (Saba)- The annual meetings of the WB and IMF have started in Washington D.C. and there is a special focus on emerging markets amid concerns about low economic growth and possible financial problems as a result of US shutdowns.
| ||Statement of Mrs Karman on post-2015 Development Agenda
Sat, 01 Jun 2013 20:48:34 +0300
NEW YORK, 01 June (Saba) – A statement of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and Human Rights activist Tawakkol Karman following publication of the report of the UN High Level Panel on the post-2015 Development Agenda.
|Yemen’s foreign minister on Iran, reform and terrorism
Thu, 30 May 2013 22:09:29 +0300
SANA’A, May 30 (Saba)- Asharq Al-Awsat spoke to foreign minister Al-Qirbi, about the progress of the National Dialogue, as well as allegations of Iranian weapons and the issues of Yemeni expatriates.
| ||UNSC Presidential Statement
Sat, 16 Feb 2013 18:34:24 +0300
The UN Security Council adopted on 15 February the following Presidential Statement: