New Secretary of Journalists Syndicate [Archives:2000/52/Local News]

December 27 2000

Yemeni Journalists Syndicate issued a press release relating to the problems which have faced the syndicate lately. The members of the syndicate held a meeting on December 23, 99, and issued separate decisions accepting the resignation of Mr. Motahar Al-Ashmori, the Secretary General of the syndicate.
The staff of the syndicate elected Mr. Yassine Al-Masodi as Secretary General of the syndicate.
They decided to refer all reports which include the campaign of journalistic cards to the staff of the syndicate in order to present them in the meeting which will be held next Tuesday, December 28, 1999.
At the end of the meeting, all members praised the activities of the government, which increased the annual assistance to the syndicate to reach YR 1,500,000 a year. The annual assistance by the advent of the year 2000, will be YR 10,000,000.