The First Woman Deputy Minister in Yemen [Archives:1999/43/Local News]

October 25 1999

A Republican decree no. 353 for the year 1999 has been issued concerning the appointment of Asmaa Yahya Al-Basha as an Assistant Deputy Minister for International Cooperation in the Ministry of Planning and Development.
Japanese Ambassador in NIDs Press Conference
Mr. Akira Hoshi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Yemen attended the press conference for the National Immunization Days for Polio Eradication held on Oct. 21st, 1999 in the meeting hall of the Ministry of Information. In the conference, which was attended among others by the Minister of Health, Dr. Abdulla Abdul Wali Nashir, Mr. Akira delivered a speech in which he appreciated the Yemeni government’s commitment to the campaign.