Arab Sports Press Union delegation meets Yemeni Officials [Archives:2005/907/Sports]

December 29 2005

A delegation of Arab Union for Sports Press (AUSP) headed by the vice-chairman of the union Mohammed Abdul Qader met last Monday with the Minister of Sports and Youth Abdul Rahman Al-Akwa'a. The AUSP official briefed the minister on the ongoing developments in the union in light of the latest elections of a new executive office that held in Amman with participation of 15 Arab states. For his part, Al-Akwa'a discussed with the AUSP official the current situation of the Arab union expressing readiness of Yemen to coordinate with the union to enhance ties of the relations between various the Arab sport bodies. The delegation, which arrived to Sana'a on the same day, stressed in the meeting on the role of the Yemeni interim commission of the sports media association in the creation of an Arab untied vision over the sports press. The delegation has also met with the Minister of Information Hussein Al-Awadi. During its visit to Yemen, the delegation will hold talks with Yemeni officials in the ministries of Information and Youth and Sport regarding the ways of developing the sports media works in the Arab and national levels. The Association work in the coming period will be also discussed.