Almotamar.net, Saba - President Ali Abdullah Saleh met on Monday in his residence in Paris with President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Nexen Company, Marvin Romanow.
In the meeting, they discussed the company's activities in Yemen and the new oil blocks that the company wants to invest in, as well as the cooperation relations between Yemen and the company.
President Saleh welcomed the new investments of the company and the Canadian investments in general, pointing out that they would receive all facilities and support so as to achieve the common interests of the two sides.
The meeting was attended by Minister of Oil and Minerals Amir al-Aydarus, Secretary General of Presidency Abdullah al-Bashiri, and the Executive Director of Canadian Nexen in Yemen Ali al-Sahiqi.
President Saleh arrived on Sunday in Paris in a state visit to France in response to an invitation by the French President Nicolas Sarkozy.
A Saudi aggression fighter jet targeted a citizen's car driving in Fara area of Kutaf district in Saada province overnight, killing the driver and injuring his friend, a security official said on Monday.
Scores of Saudi enemy soldiers were killed and injured on Sunday when the army and popular forces repelled a Saudi military attempt to sneak into Shurfah site in the border province of Najran, a military official said.
The operation was accomplished successfully against the Saudi
Saudi aggression warplanes have launched more than 49 airstrikes over the past hours on several residential areas across Yemen, a security official said on Sunday.
The airstrikes targeted the areas of Malahiz and Husama in Dhahir district, and areas Thuban, Masahif and Sdad in Bakim district of northern Saada province.