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The Executive Office of the Yemeni Women's Union appeals to the organizations for assistance affected by tropical Cyclone "Luban
[17 October 2018]
President calls for the establishment of an aid fund in affected by the tropical cyclone in Al-Mahara
[17 October 2018]
Parliament calls for its members abroad to come back home
[16 October 2018]
Challenges facing service sectors due to aggression discussed
[16 October 2018]
From south to north .. No to starvation and occupation in Yemen
[16 October 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
A citizen injured by aggression target in Saada
[18 October 2018]
5citizens killed, injured by coalition airstrikes in Hodeidah
[18 October 2018]
Dozens of Saudi-paid mercenaries kills, injures in Jawf
[18 October 2018]
Artillery shelling targets Saudi vehicles gatherings in Marib
[18 October 2018]
Army launches Zilzal-2 on mercenaries' troops in Asir
[18 October 2018]
 
  Reports
Reports: Saudi aggression airstrikes hit Saada in the past 24 hours
[17 October 2018]
Reports: Saudi aggression airstrikes hit water sources and markets in Saada ,Hodeidah in the past 24 hours
[13 October 2018]
Reports: Four citizens killed, a child injured in the western coast in the past 24 hours
[12 October 2018]
Reports: Series of airstrikes hit Saada, Hodeidah , Jizan in the past 24 hours
[10 October 2018]
Yemeni armed forces announced achievement of unique victories in front of Jizan
[09 October 2018]
 
  International
FM sends letter to EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs
[16 October 2018]
From south to north .. No to starvation and occupation in Yemen
[16 October 2018]
Israeli occupation suppresses peaceful demonstrations in Gaza
[13 October 2018]
Parliament's Speaker congratulates Ugandan counterpart on National Day
[08 October 2018]
Palestine : 3 Israelis killed, injured in shooting in West bank
[07 October 2018]
  Tourism
Yemen seeking to enter new cities in World Heritage List
[28/May/2010]



SANA'A, May 28 (Saba) – Minister of Tourism Nabil al-Faqih returned home on Thursday after participating in the the First Conference of the Architectural Heritage in Islamic countries, held in Saudi Arabia during May 23-28.

In a statement to Saba, The conference reviewed a number of papers on tourism and historic cities, most notably of these papers were those presented by UNESCO and devoted to the insertion of new historical cities within the World Heritage, al-Faqih pointed out, noting that Yemen in this regard is seeking to enter new cities, such as the cities of Trim, Thela, Alhjerin and other historical sites in the World Heritage List.

Al-Faqih pointed to the importance of the conference, which is the first of its kind, because it highlighted the tourist product and activities and the architectural heritage in the region and how to preserve it and the mechanism of its sustainability to be an important economic resource for communities.

He pointed out that Yemen participated in the exhibition accompanying the conference, in addition to participating with a number of papers summarized on the mechanisms for maintaining the historic city of Sana'a and mud construction and the employment of heritage sites as tourist attraction sites.

Moreover, al-Faqih indicated that he discussed, on the sideline of the conference, with Saudi officials in the tourist field means of boosting the bilateral cooperation and activating the memoranda of understanding between the two countries.

The two sides agreed that Prince Sultan bin Salman bi Abdul Aziz, Chairman of Supreme Commission for Tourism, would be the guest of honor at the Tourist Investment Conference to be held in Sana'a in next October, he added.

Furthermore, Al-Faqih discussed with a number of businessmen the investment in Yemen in the tourism sector, especially in light of openness witnessed by Yemen in the investment sector.

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