Yemen

March 5, 2001

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On paper Yemen’s economic prospects appear reasonable indeed, but much depends upon how the country is viewed in the boardrooms of companies in the developed world. This makes political reform all the

March 4, 2001

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The General Investment Board in Aden has ratified five investment projects for the last couple of months at a total cot of YR 28 millions ($180.700)

March 3, 2001

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The lack of Yemeni actresses may delay plans by an English film-maker of Yemeni origin, according to a report by Yemen Times. Badr Ben Hirsi is trying to shoot films about his native country in a bid

March 2, 2001

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Israeli offices in Arab countries, which have been closed during the Intifada, continue to function in secret, Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh sai

March 1, 2001

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The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday, Fwebruary 28, authorized loans totalling $34 million for Yemen to support the country's efforts to reduce poverty and spark growth.

February 28, 2001

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Yemen’s General Corporation for Civil Aviation and Metrology and the Dutch Plastiol Co. signed an agreement according to which the later shall supply

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A study by the International Labor Organization (ILO) has estimated that children who are less than 15 make up 50.3 percent of the whole workforce in

February 25, 2001

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Electronics giant Siemens, in conjunction with SabaFon, one of two licensed GSM Service providers for Yemen, have announced the successful launch of the first operational GSM service in Yemen. The foo

February 23, 2001

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Five more people, including two policemen, have been shot dead in clashes to the west and southeast of Sanaa, bringing to 20 the number of people kill

February 22, 2001

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Two newly-elected opposition representatives and three policemen were reported killed in clashes in Yemen Thursday as counting continued in municipal

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By Nigel Thorpe Senior English Editor Albawaba.com - Amman  Serendipity has often played a major role in great archeological discoveries. The most rec

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Yemen’s ruling General People's Congress (GPC) and several opposition parties traded accusations Wednesday over Tuesday’s polls in the country’s munic

February 21, 2001

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Mobile phone use in Yemen is set to rise sharply following the launch in mid-February of two networks to rival the state's monopoly wireless operator.

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A majority of Yemenis have voted in favor to extend the mandates of the president and MPs in a referendum. President Ali Abdullah Saleh's ruling Gener

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Five joint cooperation agreements have been concluded between Yemen and the United Arab Emirates concerning economic and trade issues, technology, health, agriculture and labor. These will be added to