Aden Textile Factory to Revive [Archives:2000/36/Local News]

September 4 2000

After ten years of stoppage, the rehabilitation of Aden Textile Factory is under way to begin production. Government of China has granted a loan of USD 70 million for the rehabilitation and re-operation of the Aden and Sana’a Textile factories. The Aden factory is expected to embrace more than 700 employees after rehabilitation. On the other hand, farmers will be encouraged to grow cotton to provide the two factories with raw material.