YCB Blacklist, Companies, Merchants and MPs [Archives:2001/17/Local News]

April 23 2001

The Yemen Central Bank issued a black list of 237 trading companies, officials, businessmen and MPs who failed to repay their outstanding loans to the bank. The list was distributed to the local commercial banks in an attempt to solve the problem of overdue loans. The list included 50 companies from the private sector, 50 merchants, more than 20 officials and MPs, tourist agencies, drug companies, two car companies, two bottled water companies and other companies dealing with computers.