SANA'A, Dec. 14 (Saba)- US company specialized in giving consultations on improving ports reviewed on Monday, in a meeting chaired by Minister of Planning and International Cooperation, a strategy to improve Yemeni ports.
Al-Arhabi affirmed keenness of Yemeni government on following up the best international practices to improve Yemeni ports according to competing trade methodology helps in enhancing roles of ports in supporting development.
Al-Arhabi, along with Transport Minister Khaled Al-Wazir, was acquainted with detailed review presented by the company on practical perspective to a strategy to improve Yemeni ports.
The review included affirmation on the importance of improving the ports' managements and boosting policies and practices needed to make the ports able to compete international ones, in addition to creating national law to ports and giving ports' authorities wider powers to issue decisions concerning improving the performance.
The review also included re-qualifying al-Ma'ala Port in Aden and improving the productivity as well as building three additional anchors in Aden Container Station, and deepening the channel and constructing three other additional anchors in Hudeida Port and deepening its channel.
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