SABA - Yemen news agency

Print date: 24-03-2018
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Yemen's external debt falls slightly in September

SANA'A, Nov. 29 (Saba) - Yemen's external debt stood at $7.256 billion in September 2014, down $128 million from last August, the Central Bank of Yemen (CBY) said Saturday.

International financing organizations make up the largest creditors with collective loans worth $3.606 billion, according to CBY figures.

Yemen's external debt stands at $1.589 billion, divided among member countries of the Paris Club, with the largest creditors being Russia ($1.133 billion).

Yemen's debt to the non-member countries of the Paris Club amounted to $1.538 billion, mostly ($1.352 billion) Yemen owes to the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD).