Qatari Delegation Visits Aden & Taiz [Archives:2000/16/Sports]

April 17 2000

On on official visit to Yemen, His Excellency Hamid bin Eid Al-Thani, chairman of the Qatari Youths’ and Sports’ Organization, arrived in Yemen on Sunday April 9, 2000. He met with Dr. Abdul Wahab Raweh, the Yemeni Minister of Youths and Sports, and held talks regarding future cooperation in sports between the two countries. The delegation also met with Dr. Abdul Karim Al-Aryani, Prime Minister, who appreciated the mutual cooperation between the two countries in different fields, especially in sports and youth affairs. A memorandum of understanding between Yemen and Qatar was signed on the occasion.
His Excellency, as well as the accompanying delegation visited Aden last Wednesday. They also paid a visit to the 22 May Stadium, Aden Containers Terminals, National Antiquities Museum and Aden Tanks.
His Excellency along with his entourage attended a dinner organized in their honor by the governor of Aden, Taha Ahmad Ghanem. The delegation paid a visit to Taiz last Thursday and expressed high appreciation for its historic monuments.