Saudi Arabia delivers 40 water tankers to Yemen

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40 water tankers were delivered as part of Saudi Arabia’s ongoing humanitarian effort in Yemen. (SPA)
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40 water tankers were delivered as part of Saudi Arabia’s ongoing humanitarian effort in Yemen. (SPA)
Updated 29 June 2019

Saudi Arabia delivers 40 water tankers to Yemen

ADEN: The Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) delivered 40 water tankers to the port city of Aden, Yemen, for distribution to seven governorates: Aden, Taiz, Dali, Lahj, Shabwah, Hadramout and Abyan. The 5,000-liter tankers will alleviate current shortages of clean drinking water in several districts.

The handover ceremony in the Aden Free Zone was attended by Yemeni Deputy Prime Minister Salem Al-Khanbashi and other officials.

Al-Khanbashi thanked the government and the people of the Kingdom for assisting the Yemeni people. He said: “This support will be a milestone in the bilateral relations between the two countries’ leaders.”


Egyptian envoy meets Saudi foreign minister

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan receives Egyptian Ambassador Ahmed Farouk Mohammed Tawfik in Riyadh on Monday. (SPA)
Updated 19 November 2019

Egyptian envoy meets Saudi foreign minister

  • The foreign minister appreciated the outgoing envoy’s efforts in strengthening the ties between Saudi Arabia and Sudan

RIYADH: Egyptian Ambassador Ahmed Farouk Mohammed Tawfik called on Saudi Foreign Minister  Prince Faisal bin Farhan in Riyadh on Monday. They reviewed bilateral relations and ways to enhance them. They also discussed issues of mutual interest.
The foreign minister also held a separate meeting with Mexican Ambassador-designate Anibal Toledo. He presented a copy of his credentials to Prince Faisal prior to submitting them to King Salman.
Sudanese Ambassador Abdulazim Al-Sadiq Al-Karoori called on Prince Faisal bin Farhan to bid him farewell. The foreign minister appreciated the outgoing envoy’s efforts in strengthening the ties between Saudi Arabia and Sudan.