Speaker of Shura Council Dr. Ahmed Obeid bin Dagher highly praised the supportive stances of the People's Republic of China in support of the Yemeni people, its official leadership, deeply appreciating China's significant contribution to the development drive and humanitarian actions in Yemen.
The official spokesman for the Palestinian Presidency, Nabil Abu Rudeineh, warned of the dangerous escalation of the Israeli occupation authorities, in the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, and the attack on citizens in its squares and in the alleys and lanes of the Old City of Al-Quds.
Oil prices rose in early Asian trade on Monday after US leaders reached a tentative agreement on the government's debt ceiling, which could prevent a catastrophic default in the world's largest economy and oil consumer.
FC Barcelona won the Spanish Football League title, after defeating its neighbor Espanyol by four goals to two, to settle the struggle for the La Liga title, four rounds before the end of the competition.
PM : We're seeking to empower woman by implementing NDOs
Prime Minister Dr Ma'een Abdulmalik stated that government is intended to empower woman by implementing National Dialogue Outcomes (NDOs) which grant woman 30% representation in different levels of authority structures.
Dr Ma'een's statement came as he met Thursday with a group of women leaders of different political constituencies who participated in the First Women Summit held recently in the temporary capital Aden.
Minister of State for the implementation of NDOs Yasser Arro'aini was in attendance.
The meeting devoted to discuss several topics pertaining to woman's role in different areas of politics, social, economy and culture.
The Prime Minister stated that the government is going to grant marginalized women seats in the universities to contribute to their academic and cultural development.
He also noted that the government will work out an overall national plan to enforce the resolution 1325 about women, peace and security.
The Prime Minister stated that the government is going to take a package of urgent decisions to ensure women protection through the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor in government-held provinces.