Yemen

May 13, 2001

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Yemen’s Vice-President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi arrives Sunday in Doha for bilateral talks with Qatari officials.

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With a confidence vote behind it and following a reshuffle in April, the Yemeni cabinet is now able to proceed with its economic agenda, at the heart of which is a reform program launched in 1995 unde

May 12, 2001

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Jordan’s King Abdullah will start an official visit to Yemen on May 26.

May 11, 2001

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The Yemeni government has referred 60 judges and prosecutors to a disciplinary council, and submitted the names of another 60 to the higher Judiciary

May 10, 2001

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SANAA, (Reuters) - Independent oil producer Yemen expects production on new concessions to boost its crude output to 470,000 barrels per day by the end of 2001, Oil Minister Rasheed Barabaa said in re

May 7, 2001

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Yemen’s Shura council, or parliament, on Sunday set up an ad hoc panel to propose ways of settling revenge cases and reconciling feuding tribes.

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The Yemeni Parliament on Sunday passed a vote of confidence in the new government in a session boycotted by the speaker and other members of the main

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According to preliminary figures recently published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Egypt supplied 1.2 percent of the imports entering Yemen during the year 1999. This figure remained unchan

May 6, 2001

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Yemen Airways has signed a $129 million deal with the International Lease Finance Corp (ILFC) to lease three Boeing (BA) 737-800s.

May 5, 2001

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Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Abdullah bin Abdelaziz will visit Yemen next week on the first such trip by a senior Saudi official since the two nations

May 1, 2001

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A Polish delegation, headed by Vice Speaker Ban Krol, arrived in Sanaa on Monday for ways of bolstering economic ties with Yemen.

April 30, 2001

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Five British men jailed in Yemen for terrorism charges could be sent home under a deal to swap them for a Abu Hamza Al-Masri.

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Iranian Foreign Minister Kamal Kharazi held talks with Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh in Sanaa Sunday on strengthening regional security.

April 28, 2001

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Iran’s Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi arrives Saturday in Sanaa for talks with Yemeni officials on bilateral ties.

April 25, 2001

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Human rights activists in Yemen have expressed outrage over what they say is the banning of the first issue of a monthly human rights publication.