Yemen

November 12, 2012

Yemen and the UK have held talks on the future of the Aden refinery
08:07 GMT

Yemen's Aden Refinery Company and the UKs Department for International Development (DFID) have held meetings to discuss the redevelopment of Aden refinery in the coming months.

November 4, 2012

Promise: to reverse or withdraw the 'invasion' of Iraq - check. New to office Obama vowed to draw out US presence in Iraq: In August, 2010, he announced that the US combat mission in Iraq was over. He withdrew troops December 2011- leaving the country in a sectarian mess. A promise kept, but a mission that left a lot to be desired nonetheless.
07:03 GMT

Just hours ahead of the polls, we take a look at Obama's Middle East tab of debts - promises undelivered or broken. Did he manage to undo Bush's unpopular Middle East legacy, and will an empowered region post Arab Spring expect more from the next president who they will hold to account?

October 23, 2012

A Land Without Jasmine.
12:25 GMT

Like the Brothers Grimm before him, Adhal looks to fantasy to criticize the reality of his country.

October 21, 2012

Non-Yemeni firms are becoming the driving force in the oil industry
10:15 GMT

Yemen has recently received a number of requests from Arab and foreign companies to invest in oil sector, Oil and Minerals Minister said on Saturday.

October 14, 2012

Yemen to get support from the World Bank at the local and central government levels
12:52 GMT

The World Bank has offered technical and advisory support at both the local and central government levels, it has been announced.

October 11, 2012

Yemen is send a delegation to the IMF/World Bank annual meeting being held this weekend
12:33 GMT

Yemen is to send a delegation to the annual IMF/World Bank meeting being held in Tokyo, Japan, this weekend.

Yemen
12:21 GMT

According to "Al Arabiya" TV, gunmen shot dead the US embassy security coordinator.

October 3, 2012

Counterfeiting crisis at Yemen's ports
12:02 GMT

A studies and economic media center has revealed that 90% of the customs fees at Yemen's ports have been lost because traders and customs officials forge purchase and sale bills of imported products.

Yemen planes a multi-million dollar upgrade of transport infrastructure
08:23 GMT

Yemen has announced a $500 million plan to upgrade the Port of Aden, as Turkish Airlines launches new routes.

September 26, 2012

Oil and gas pipelines were attacked in Yemen on Tuesday
09:54 GMT

Oil and gas pipelines in Shabwa, Yemen,were attacked on Tuesday, the Oils and Minerals ministry confirmed. Attacks are common in the country, leading to billions of US Dollars in lost revenue.

September 25, 2012

The USA and France are planing oil and gas explorations in Yemen
10:57 GMT

Companies from the USA and France are looking at oil-exploration in the conflict ridden republic. The US has said that it's support for Yemen will extend beyond oil, to help achieve "political and economic stability".

September 23, 2012

Raghda Gamal’s second published work is titled, “Once Upon a Revolution,” and consists of 13 English-language poems.
10:07 GMT

The journalist and poet gives us an insight into the 2011 political uprising in Yemen with the release of her English-language collection of poems, 'Once Upon a Revolution.'

September 18, 2012

Omani Free Zone's exports increasing
12:27 GMT

The total value of exports from Al Mazunah Free Zone exceeded $11 million during the first half of the current calendar, with September seeing significant export movement to Yemen

September 13, 2012

Protest
11:36 GMT

The protests continue to grow in the Arab world after the release of the short film The innocence of Muslims, produced and directed by filmmaker who described Islam as cancer.

September 11, 2012

Yemen is still as explosive as ever 'post'-revolution
13:36 GMT

Yemen is often touted as an Arab Spring success story that has deposed its dictator, and served women some glory, but the reality sees Yemenis are still suffering. To call it change is really to fall for cosmetic change to a regime versus a real departure. Post-revolution Yemen sees the same family in power and a revolution fait-non-accompli.