Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Wa'id Batheeb discussed Tuesday with the Executive Director of World Bank Mirza Hassan boosting coordination between Yemen and the World Bank for following up implementation of current and forthcoming projects in economic and development fields.
(Saba)- Secretary-General of the Arab League A hmed Aboul-Gheit on Monday appealed to the international community and humanitarian organizations to immediately provide assistance and relief to Yemenis.
Aden reconstruction agreement to be signed next week: Dep. governor
The first agreement for reconstruction of Aden will be signed next week, the deputy governor of Aden for projects sector, Ghassan al-Zamiki said today.
The reconstruction will begin "for some houses in al-Tawahi district as part of the government's plan to rebuild al-Tawahi, Mualla and Seerah as a first project," said al-Zamiki, hoping a string of further reconstruction agreements will follow.
"The agreement will target to rehabilitate all the houses in al-Tawahi district, totally 12,000 houses at a cost of YR 2.300 million," he said.
"In the past Ramadan, the bid envelops for the first stage of reconstruction were opened. External financial support from the Arab Development Fund will help as part of the overall efforts to start the reconstruction program."