Edition:
United Kingdom

Mohammed Ghobari

Yemen aims to raise oil output 25% within months, minister says

14 Jun 2020

ADEN, Yemen Yemen aims to raise its crude oil production by 25% to 75,000 barrels per day in the coming months, the energy minister of the country's internationally-recognised government said.

Yemen aims to raise oil output 25% within months, minister says

14 Jun 2020

ADEN, Yemen, June 14 Yemen aims to raise its crude oil production by 25% to 75,000 barrels per day in the coming months, the energy minister of the country's internationally-recognised government said.

Yemen's Saudi-backed government pleads for coronavirus aid

18 May 2020

ADEN Yemen's Saudi-backed government accused its Houthi foes of covering up a big outbreak of coronavirus in areas they hold and the United Nations warned that the country could suffer a "catastrophic" food security situation due to the pandemic.

Yemen's Saudi-backed government pleads for coronavirus aid

18 May 2020

ADEN, May 18 Yemen's Saudi-backed government accused its Houthi foes of covering up a big outbreak of coronavirus in areas they hold and the United Nations warned that the country could suffer a "catastrophic" food security situation due to the pandemic.

Yemen declares Aden an 'infested' city as coronavirus spreads, clashes erupt

11 May 2020

ADEN Yemeni authorities declared Aden, interim seat of the Saudi-backed government, an "infested" city on Monday after the number of coronavirus cases there jumped and clashes erupted elsewhere in the south between separatists and government forces.

Yemen records first coronavirus case in Taiz province as virus spreads

02 May 2020

ADEN Yemen reported the spread of novel coronavirus to a third province late on Friday, raising the number of diagnosed infections to seven with two deaths in one of the world's most vulnerable countries.

Yemen reports first two coronavirus deaths, braces for more

30 Apr 2020

ADEN Yemen reported multiple coronavirus infections and deaths linked to the disease for the first time and an official in the southern port of Aden said the number of cases was very likely to increase in the coming days.

Yemen records multiple coronavirus cases for first time; U.N. fears more

29 Apr 2020

ADEN Yemeni authorities reported multiple coronavirus infections for the first time on Wednesday after the United Nations said it feared the disease could be spreading undetected in a country where millions face famine and lack medical care.

'It is still a mystery': War-hit Yemen struggles to trace COVID-19 infection

27 Apr 2020

ADEN/DUBAI When doctors first confirmed Yemeni port official Saleh had contracted COVID-19, authorities raced to trace his movements to try and protect one of the world's most vulnerable countries.

Yemen separatists announce self-rule in south, complicating peace efforts

26 Apr 2020

ADEN Yemen's main southern separatist group announced early on Sunday it would establish self-rule in areas under its control, which the Saudi-backed government warned would have "catastrophic consequences".

World News