SABA - Yemen news agency

Print date: 19-04-2018
Article link: http://www.sabanews.net/ar/news134239.htm
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Chinese Stone Group to offer $400,000 support to GSA
[06/July/2007] SANA\'A, July 06 (Saba)- Chinese Stone Group for Minerals would offer support to the Yemeni Geological Survey Authority at a sum of $400,000 under an agreement which would be signed between the company and the authority on Saturday.

Advisor of the company Ali al-Khatib stated to Saba that the support contains X-ray diffraction (XRD) and X-ray fluorescence (XRF), powerful analytical tools in order to improve capacities of the authority\'s labs.

He made it clear that the delegation would discuss with Yemeni officials possibilities of making use of investment opportunities in field of minerals in Yemen.

Recently, the group signed an agreement with the authority to explore zinc, silver and lead in Shabwa province.

AH/AM