Investment in Yemen Promoted [Archives:1998/04/Local News]

January 26 1998

An official delegation will visit Geneva on February 4th in order to promote foreign investments in Yemen in general and the Aden Free Zone in particular. It will be headed by the Minister of Industry, Dr. Yahya Al-Mutawakkil; and will include the president of the General Investment Authority, Dr. Anwar Shamsheer and several prominent Yemeni businessmen. The program of the visit will include the submission and discussion of research papers on the Aden Free Zone, tourism and banking in Yemen as well as the showing of documentary films about Yemen. Members of the delegation will meet with officials of the Swiss government and Chamber of Commerce to help find new markets for Swiss products in Yemen.