26_September [Archives:2005/864/Press Review]

August 1 2005

July 28, 2005
Main Headlines.

– President No Tolerance with Manipulators of the citizens substantial commodities.

– Dr. Al-Kerbi: American Authorities Decided to Extradite 7 of Yemeni Detainees In Gwuantanmou.

– France Foreign Ministry Repeals its Warning to French of Travel to Yemen

– Yemeni Indonesian Ministerial Committee to Convene on Aug.9.

– Central Bank of Yemen Provides Foreign Exchange Market with $53 Million

– Fourth Group of Modern Boats Joins Coast Guard Service Soon.

The paper published a survey over the fuel prices adjustments in which officials and experts emphasized that prices adjustments were imperative to save the economy from an overall collapse.

Dr.Khalid Sheikh minister of Trade said” Unless the government carried out the recent measures, YR was due to lost its value”. For his part Dr. Abdullah Al-Mekhlafi, deputy minister of finance ministry stated that ” Subsidies didn't use to reach to the targeted people”. Minister of Transport, Eng. Omar Al-Amoudi indicated that “Subsidies were factors conducive to smuggling”.