190,000 Telephone Lines in 1999 [Archives:1999/03/Local News]

January 18 1999

About 20 telecommunication projects were launched in 1998. The total expense of these projects was 2 Billion and 994 Million Yemeni Rials. In 1999, the Ministry of Transportation will implement several projects as well as continue working on 98 projects. 190,000 telephone lines will be launched in cities and directories. The 1999 budget allocated by the government to the Ministry of Transportation is 5 billion and 600 million Yemeni Rials.
The Ministry’s 1999 plan of action will include different cities, airports, and isolated areas.