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  Local
UNICEF plane carrying vaccines arrives at Sanaa airport
[24 May 2018]
Football Tournament starts on Martyr President al-Sammad's Cup
[23 May 2018]
JMPs: Yemen unity will remain despite occupation
[23 May 2018]
President al-Mashat: New invaders' ambitions will never be realized in Yemen
[21 May 2018]
Ministry of Civil Service: Tuesday, May 22, official holiday
[21 May 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
2 vehicles of Saudi-paid mercenaries destroyed in Taiz
[24 May 2018]
Army, committees attack Saudi troop in Jizan, Najran
[24 May 2018]
Tens of Saudi-paid mercenaries killed in Taiz
[24 May 2018]
Artillery targets Saudi military groups in Asir
[24 May 2018]
Ballistic missile hits Jizan
[24 May 2018]
 
  Reports
Report: Army’s rocketry, artillery force targets Saudi troops over 24 hours
[24 May 2018]
Report: 6 civilians killed in 10 Saudi-led airstrikes over 24 hours
[24 May 2018]
Report: Army, committees fire Zilzal-2, kill13 Saudi soldiers, mercenaries in battlefronts over 24 hours
[23 May 2018]
Report: Woman injured in Saudi ground attacks, 18 airstrikes on Yemen over 24 hours
[23 May 2018]
Report: Fisherman killed in 27 aggression airstrikes over 24 hours
[22 May 2018]
 
  International
Yemeni parliament Speaker congratulates his Argentine counterpart on National Day
[24 May 2018]
Suffering of persons with disabilities in Yemen discussed
[24 May 2018]
GCAA appeals to UN, int'l orgs to lift ban on Sanaa Airport
[23 May 2018]
President al-Mashat congratulates Venezuela's Maduro for his 2nd win
[23 May 2018]
FM condoles his Cuban counterpart in air plane crash
[20 May 2018]
  About Yemen
Bayt Al-Faqeeh.
[09/August/2004] It is a very significant town situated on the pilgrimage and trade route across Tehama plain. Some 50 km south of Al-Hodeida city, 260km western the capital Sana’a , on the modern Taiz- Hodeida road..

Bayt Al-Faqeeh was very well known as a center of many old-fashion artifacts. Most of the population there used to work in the weaving industry renown for the manufacture of head-cloths, as well as silver and gold Jewelry.

The region contains a number of fertile valleys such as Wadi Al-Jah and Wadi Al-Lawiya. Palm trees, tobacco and cereals are grown in this area.

The town is characterized by its unique architectural design and its wide variety of urban cultural heritage. There are several beautiful places like Al-Tayef, some 20 km west of Bayt Al-Faqeeh. It is an old port used for the export of salt, cereals and fish.

Bayt Al-Faqeeh also very famous for its traditional weekly Souqs. The Friday beautiful souq, established in the early 18th century as a trading point for coffee, is one of the most famous Yemeni weekly markets.
Traders from Egypt, Syria, Constantinople, Morocco, Iran, India and Europe came to the market of Bayt al-Faqih to purchase the coffee beans and ship them via the ports of al-Makha and Al-Hodeidah


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UPDATED ON : Thu, 24 May 2018 23:58:36 +0300