Olympic Committee General Assembly holds its meeting [Archives:2004/762/Local News]

August 9 2004

By Fahmia AL-Fotih
For the Yemen Times

The Common Association of the Olympic Committee held on Sunday 2 August its 2nd annual meeting at the Olympic Center headed by Mr. Abdualrahman AL-Akwa'a, the minister for Youth & Sport and the head of the Olympic Committee.
The Common Association members started their meeting by honoring Mr. Mutahar AL-Ashmori, a prominent sport writer, and awarded him the International Olympic Committee Prize “Sport& Media 2004”.
Al-Akwa'a, confirmed the ministry's intention to keep on honoring the pioneers and distinguished people who had given much and served the sport in all fields with humble facilities.
Hussein AL-Ahgari, the general-secretary of the Olympic Committee, in a statement to Yemen Times said, “The today's meeting is to evaluate what has been accomplished in the mid-term of the last year. For which we have submitted a detailed report about the activities completed since the first meeting, as well as discussing the large events and foreign attendance. For example today we are going to discuss our participation in the Arab Round in Algeria.