P&G Increase their Products [Archives:2000/32/Local News]

August 7 2000

Organized Wednesday 2.8.2000 in Procter & Gambel headquarters, a ceremony and lunch party was given in celebrating its new product “Fairy”. The party was attended by a number of media men and businessmen. A number of addresses were delivered in which the speakers named the reasons why the company started investment in Yemen. They ascribed it to economic stability, oil and gas wealth, tourism, and the existence of Aden port. They indicated that the company was established in 1993 after making agreement between Mohammed Saif Thabet Group and P&G with a $ 35 million capital. Now there are 170 employees in the company of whom 97% are Yemenis.