YIJMC Holds 3rd Round [Archives:1997/46/Front Page]

November 17 1997

The Yemeni-Iranian Joint Ministerial Committee ( YIJMC ) has started its third round on Sunday, November 16th in Tehran. Talks are scheduled to last for three days. A 16-member delegation, headed by the Minister of Construction, Housing and Urban Planning, Eng. Hussein Abdullah Al-Dafi’i, is in the Iranian capital to attend the sessions. The delegation also includes a number of Yemeni officials from various ministries. “We are going to sign 11 agreements and protocols in the sectors of investment, commerce, education, the media, culture, health, vocational training, sports, and housing for low-income people,” said Eng. Al-Dafi’i. “Both sides are eager to activate and strengthen their bilateral relations,” he announced.