Almotamar.net, Saba - The Supreme Committee on Crude Oil Marketing, headed by Prime Minister Ali Mujawar, approved on Monday the crude oil sales for March 2011, at a total quantity of 6.3 barrels.
The committee decided to sell four million barrels of Masila crude oil, including 750 thousand barrels carried-over from April 2011, for the dated Brent minus USD 2.48 according to the best offered price.
Regarding Marib crude oil, the committee approved the selling of the total quantity amounting to 2.3 million barrels to Aden Refinery Company for the dated Brent without any premium or discount price.
The committee attributed the increase occurred in the May quantities to the change of oil prices in the second quarter of 2011, the higher world prices that led to increase the government's share and the quantity carried-over from last April, in addition to 500 thousand barrels settled with the production companies in the first quarter.
President of the Supreme Political Council Saleh Al-Sammad chaired an extended meeting here at the Defence Ministry headquarters with Acting Defense Minister Hussein Khiran and Deputy Chief of the General Staff, Maj. Gen. Zakaria al-Shami.
The meeting took place on Sunday at the presence of the Deputy of the Supreme of Political Council Kasim Labouza and Head of the Military and Security Committee, Maj. Gen. Mohammed Abdullah al-Kawsi.
Saudi aggression fighter jets waged nine air strikes on Saada province overnight, a security official said on Monday.
The first raid targeted Ghamer area in Razah district and the other strike dropped cluster bombs on Takhiya area of Bakim district, injuring a citizen
The UN special envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed arrived on Sunday in Sana’a for a two-day visit.
In a statement to the media, Ahmed said that “I am currently visiting Sana’a following a long period since my last visit. The fact is that this period is a difficult one for the Yemeni people as painful and hard events took place during