YEMEN Press Agency

President Al-Mashat directs Finance Ministry to support service institutions

SANAA, May 14 (YPA) – President of the Supreme Political Council, Mahdi Al-Mashat, on Saturday directed the Ministry of Finance to support institutions to provide services to citizens and to provide electricity to the poor in Hodeida province.

This came during his meeting today with Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs and Minister of Finance, Dr. Rashid Abu Lahoum.

The meeting reviewed what has been achieved in the follow-up to the General Corporation for Water and Sanitation to expand its services.

President Al-Mashat was briefed on the activities of the Hodeida Support and Development Fund in the various aspects, especially electricity, water, health and education, as well as the results of the field survey carried out by the Fund to confine poor families in need.

The President also directed the ministry to provide water to the poor, with paying more attention to the poor in the countryside.