The British Embassy to Help Yemen [Archives:1999/32/Local News]

August 9 1999

On Thursday August 5th, the British Ambassador signed a memorandum of understanding with the Resident Representative of the UNDP confirming the British Government’s $ 2.4 million US funding of the project known as ” ASYCUDA”, ( Automated System for Customs Data) designed to help increase the revenue obtained from customs in Yemen. The project will be administered in close cooperation with the Yemen Customs Authority by UNDP/ UNCTAD( United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) in the context of the UNDP program “strengthening Economic and Financial Management.” The project will run for 2 years.