CSC signs MoU on establishing Saudi-Greek Business Council    Eng. Al-Falih starts Greece visit with aim of strengthening investment relations    Photo exhibition on march of Saudi Arabia's kings, urban development opened    Tourism Ministry highlights investment opportunities in AHIC    EU calls for quick resumption of Iran nuclear talks    French ambassador to return to Washington after Macron-Biden talks    A peep into diverse manifestations of National Day festivities during 56 years    Afghanistan's healthcare system on brink of collapse, as hunger hits 95 percent of families    Saudis, expats mourn death of prominent Filipino preacher in Riyadh    The Crown Prince's keenness to develop citizens' capabilities    Joe Biden plays down chances of UK-US trade deal    Saudi Arabia observes Alzheimer's Day with rest of world    Sex and the City star Willie Garson dies aged 57    Saudi exports increase 79.6% in July    Workshop organized with investors from German companies in Riyadh    John Lennon stamps inspiring message of peace, on UN's big week    Al Burj, Chinar, CSG, Kashmir Stags, ARM, Pak Zalmi record big wins in Kanoo League    Four million Indians suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, conference told    Saudi International, Asian Tour confirm historic partnership    Boxer Pacquiao to run for Philippine president in 2022    Saudi Arabia to host Youth Weightlifting World Championships    Bollywood actor Sidharth Shukla dies at 40    Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Directs KSrelief to Urgently Provide Malaysia with Medical, Preventive Equipment and Supplies to Address COVID-19 Pandemic    Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Congratulates President of Maldives on Independence Day    Weather Forecast for Sunday    RSNF Commander Patronizes Ceremonial Launching of His Majesty's Ship "Jazan"    OIC Condemns Houthi Attempts to Target Civilians in Saudi Arabia    Philippines evacuates thousands as monsoon rains flood cities, provinces    Heavy rain in India triggers floods, landslides; at least 125 dead    U.S. Records 64,321 New Infections of Coronavirus    Without Fans, Tokyo Olympics Kicked Off    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers at Arafat Holy Site    Dr. Mohammed Sulaiman Al-Jasser, Saudi Arabia's Pick to Chair IsDB Group for the next five years, unanimously approved by BoG Committee of Procedures    Saudi Press: Fitch affirms Saudi Credit Rating at "A" with a revised outlook to stable from negative    Handled Cargo at Saudi Ports Increases during June 2021    SDAIA, DARP & STC Launch Pilgrim's Smart Bracelet (NUSK)    Tabuk sculptor spends 8 years in carving entire Holy Qur'an on 30 marble slabs    2 Goals by Diaz Gives Colombia 3rd Place at Copa America    Legendary actor Dilip Kumar, 98, passes away, and with him an era    Saudi Cinema Night at Arab World Institute in Paris Kicks Off    KSU Leads Joint International Scientific Project for Early Detection of Breast Cancer    Saudi Arabia to Participate in Cannes Film Festival 2021    Arab Cup U-17 Championship Draw Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Palestine, Kuwait, in the 1st Group    AWI Hosts Saudi Cinema Nights in Paris    Brazil Beats Chile at Copa America Despite 2nd-Half Red Card    Council of Senior Scholars: Muslim Brothers' Group Don't Represent Method of Islam, rather only Follows its Partisan Objectives, Violating our Graceful Religion    Eid Al-Adha Prayer Performed at the Grand Holy Mosque    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers in Arafat Holy Site    

Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.

Saudi Arabia delivers 40 water tankers to seven Yemeni governorates
Published in The Saudi Gazette on 28 - 06 - 2019

The Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) delivered 40 water tankers to the port city of Aden in Yemen.
The water trucks are for distribution to seven governorates: Aden, Taiz, Dali, Lahj, Shabwah, Hadramout and Abyan.
The 5,000-liter Mitsubishi tanker-trucks will alleviate current shortages of clean drinking water in several districts and augment the fleets of tankers already delivered to other governorates.
Water tanks provided by SDRPY will be distributed to several directorates in the seven governorates, including Mukha, Turba, Ataq, Shabwah, Seiyun, Mukallah, Jaar Zanjabour, Toor Al Baha and Al-Houtah.
The ceremony in the Aden Free Zone was attended by Yemeni Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Salem Al-Khanbashi, Yemeni Minister of Electricity and Energy Mohammad Al-Anani, Governor of Aden Ahmed Salimin, Governor of Abyan Abu Bakr Bin Hussein and Governor of Lahj Brig. Gen. Ahmad Al-Turki Fadl Al-Jaadi.
Dr. Al-Khanbashi thanked the government and the people of the Kingdom for assisting the Yemeni people. "This support will be a milestone in the relations between the two countries' leadership," he said.
SDRPY representative Salman Al-Hazimi said on behalf of program supervisor, Ambassador Mohammed Bin Saeed Al-Jaber, "The program works to study and implement all the needs of the brotherly Yemeni people, in the water sector and all service sectors, for development and reconstruction throughout the Republic of Yemen."
He added that the delivery of 40 water tankers was a continuation of developmental and infrastructure projects previously launched in all governorates across several sectors. "Coordination continues with the legitimate government and local authorities to benefit the Yemeni people, providing employment opportunities while improving services and living conditions," he said.
SDRPY is also supporting Yemen's water sector by drilling wells and supplying water tanks in the governorates of Marib, Al-Mahra, Socotra and Hajjah, establishing water carrier lines and developing distribution networks in the city of Al-Ghaydah and building a purification station on the island of Al-Fasht.
The water tanker delivery closely follows a SDRPY operation to alleviate the effects of water damage caused by torrential rains and flooding in Aden province.
In a joint mission with the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief), SDRPY engineers and workers drained water from streets and residential areas in and around Aden using tanker-trucks.
The mission also provided foodstuffs, medicines and housing materials, reopened roads, restored electricity systems, sprayed pesticide in coordination with the Yemeni Health Ministry and supplied vital equipment to address adverse sanitation and hygiene issues. — SG

Clic here to read the story from its source.