France includes Yemen on its list of most-favored nations [Archives:2002/08/Local News]

February 18 2002

The government of the Republic of France has classified Yemen as one of its most-favored nations. French Minister of International Cooperation, Sharl Jouslan, conveyed this news to Yemen’s Ambassador to France Mr. Mohammed Ahmed Basalamah on February 15.
This special treatment will enable Yemen to make use of a package of assistance in areas of education, transportation, telecommunication, agriculture, energy, health and economy.
Yemens rise to France’s most-favored treatment list will have a positive impact on economic development projects in Yemen, and will also help Yemen get other international funds.