WB Agrees to Loan [Archives:1998/29/Local News]

July 20 1998

A $60 million loan agreement was initialed in Washington by Yemen and the World Bank. The WB will fund the establishment of a new 30-MW power station near Sanaa.
The agreement also entails the maintenance and expansion of the Dahban power station to increase its capacity to 20 MW, and the expansion of the relay station in Assir which is connected to the national grid.