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Yemeni riyal increasingly collapses in southern provinces

SANAA, Jan. 20 (YPA) The Yemeni riyal exchange rate continued on Monday its great and increasing collapse in the occupied southern provinces, reaching 668 riyals per dollar in the occupied Aden province for the first time. This came at a…

President al-Mashat meets central bank governor

SANAA, Jan. 19 (YPA) – President of the Supreme Political Council Mahdi al-Mashat met on Sunday with the Central Bank's governor Rashid Abu Lahom. At the meeting, Al-Mashat renewed the council's support for a policy of the Bank in its…

Coalition holds 5 ships carrying 140,000 tons of fuel: YPC

SANAA, Jan. 18 (YPA) - The Yemeni Petroleum Company on Saturday said Saudi-led coalition forces detained five oil ships loaded with more than 140 thousand tons of gasoline and diesel. The company explained, in a statement, that the…

Oil tanker arrives at Hodeidah port

HODEIDAH, Jan. 17 (YPA) – A tanker carrying a great amount of oil derivations arrived on Friday at Hodeidah port, Yemen's oil company said in a statement. The statement affirmed the arrival of the ship in the port came after being seized by…

Gold prices record stability in Yemeni markets

SANAA, Jan.16 (YPA) – The gold sale prices witnessed on Thursday a relative stability in the Yemeni goldsmith markets. According to the "Yemen Economist" website, the latest update of gold prices in financial transactions in the markets of…

Industry office destroys 8 tons of expired foodstuffs in Dhamar

DHAMAR, Jan. 15 (YPA) – Industry Ministry said in a statement that its office in Dhamar destroyed on Wednesday eight tons of expired foodstuffs in the province. The statement affirmed that the expired foodstuffs were belonging to Agency for…

YPC: Saudi-led coalition detains 9 food, oil tankers

SANAA, Jan. 15 (YPA) – Yemeni Petroleum Company (YPC) on Wednesday confirmed that Saudi-led coalition continued to detain nine tankers off Jizan port and prevent them from reaching the port of Hodeidah. The company explained in a statement…