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ICRC leaves Taiz after its member killed
[21 April 2018]
Gov't discusses partnership with int'l humanitarian organizations 
[17 April 2018]
FM meets IOM's Resident Representative in Sana'a
[15 April 2018]
Delegations of EU, CHR, Swiss donors arrive in capital Sanaa
[14 April 2018]
Leader of Revolution: Saudis must be aware that Yemen’s military industry is evolving
[14 April 2018]
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15 aggression airstrikes hits Medi, Haradh
[21 April 2018]
Dozens of Sudanese soldiers killed in Asir
[21 April 2018]
Army attacks Saudi mercenaries sites in western coast
[21 April 2018]
Army repels mercenaries infiltration in western coast
[21 April 2018]
Army repels large infiltrate of Saudi-paid mercenaries in Asir
[21 April 2018]
WHO: Diphtheria outbreak kills 84 in Yemen
[03 April 2018]
UNICEF: Nearly 2 million children now out of school in Yemen
[27 March 2018]
Army carries heavy losses in enemy ranks, it's mercenaries
[18 March 2018]
Saudi-US aggression war jet launch 26 raids on number of Yemeni provinces
[17 March 2018]
Report: Dozens of Saudi soldiers, mercenaries killed in military operations over past 48 hours
[12 March 2018]
FM meets IOM official
[21 April 2018]
FM welcomes any proposals leading to serious, comprehensive peace
[21 April 2018]
Deputy FM meets Director of UN envoy's office in Sanaa
[21 April 2018]
FM Meets with Resident Representative of ICRC
[17 April 2018]
Acting Speaker of Shura meets UN resident representative
[17 April 2018]
Yemen, AFESD sign funding agreement of US$ 20 mln
JEDDAH, June 25 (Saba) – Yemen and the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) have signed an agreement of new funding support worth US$ 20 million to contribute in covering the financing gap for Ghaida Central Hospital which is under implementation.

The agreement, which was signed at the sidelines of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Islamic Development Bank Group (IDB), stipulated that the AFESD would provide funding support of K.D 6 million (six million Kuwaiti Dinars=US$ 20 million) for equipping Ghaida Central Hospital.

After signing the agreement, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Mohammed al-Saadi hailed the keenness of the AFESD in boosting the development and stability paths in Yemen via funding a lot of development projects and vital service.

Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the AFESD Abdulatif Al Hamad affirmed that the fund is keen to continue offering the overall required support to enhance the development and stability process in Yemen, noting to the level of partnership existed between Yemen and the fund.

From the other hand, the Minister has discussed, at the 39th meeting's sidelines, with Minister of Finance of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf several issues related to the mutual relations between Yemen and Saudi Arabia and ways to develop them to serve the two countries' common interests.

Al-Saadi praised the contribution of the Saudi government to promote efforts of the Yemeni government aiming to meet the requirements of the country's ongoing transitional phase, expressing his appreciation for Saudi Arabia to continue its development and economic support to Yemen.

For his part, Minister of Finance asserted the Saudi kingdom's keenness to continue providing all aspects of support needed to help Yemen in order to overcome its challenges, praising the level of cooperation between the two brotherly countries.


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