Yemen

November 30, 2000

02:00 GMT

Armed Yemeni tribesmen released on Thursday an ailing Swedish technician after an ordeal that lasted more than two weeks.

November 28, 2000

02:00 GMT

Production from a new well in Hadramunt has raised Yemen's total oil production to 478,000 bpd, AME Info reported Tuesday, quoting an oil ministry off

02:00 GMT

Tribal leaders have halted mediation efforts to free a Swedish technician kidnapped by Yemeni tribesmen more than two weeks ago.

November 27, 2000

02:00 GMT

The local insurance sector in Yemen is currently facing increased competition, largely the result of the entrance of new firms into the market. These firms offer alternatives to the otherwise ordinary

November 26, 2000

02:00 GMT

A new oil field in eastern Yemen came on stream Thursday, boosting the country's output to 478,000 barrels per day (bpd), an oil ministry official said here.

02:00 GMT

CGG is to conduct a 3D seismic survey in block 10 in Yemen for TotalFinaElf. Operating conditions on the 195 km2 survey are likely to be extremely complicated given the difficulty in accessing this re

November 24, 2000

02:00 GMT

A 68-year-old Swedish technician kidnapped by Yemeni tribesmen almost two weeks ago begged his wife and employer to help secure his release.

November 23, 2000

02:00 GMT

Yemen's Interior Minister Hussein Arab said that the Swedish technician kidnapped by Yemeni tribesmen is expected to be released within hours.

November 22, 2000

02:00 GMT

A tribal mediator on Wednesday failed to secure the release of a Swedish technician held hostage by Yemeni tribesmen despite a government deadline for

November 21, 2000

02:00 GMT

A Swedish technician held hostage in Yemen for 10 days, Anders Salenius, has been moved by his tribal kidnappers to a new hide-out in Maareb province,

02:00 GMT

From the upcoming year, Yemen will be included in the European Union’s Financial Basket. The program is a fund allocated to Mediterranean countries for development projects and the betterment of civil

November 19, 2000

02:00 GMT

A Yemeni court on Sunday condemned to death a Sudanese morgue attendant for the murder of two female students at Sanaa University.

02:00 GMT

A Swedish technician's kidnap ordeal entered a second week on Sunday as Yemeni authorities negotiated with his tribal hostage-takers and circled their

02:00 GMT

Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh met Saturday with his Somali counterpart, Abdulkassim Salat Hassan, to examine ways to consolidate national reconc

November 16, 2000

02:00 GMT

Vintage Petroleum, Inc. announced that the An Naeem #2 exploration well on the S-1 Damis Block in the Republic of Yemen has been drilled and tested through the targeted Alif zone.