More Assistance to Yemen from the Netherlands [Archives:2000/01/Local News]

January 3 2000

Press reports have confirmed that Holland will offer 30 million dollars worth of assistance to Yemen in the year 2000. The sources added that the assistance would be allotted to the sectors of health, water projects in the rural areas, agriculture, as well as in the fields of women, development and environment.
As a part of coordinating assistance offered by the donors, Holland will support Yemen in its programs for developing projects administration. Holland is also to offer a 50% subsidy on exports bound for Yemen. It has also contributed 60% of the total cost of building a huge power station in Mukala and of purchasing garbage trucks and tugboats.