almotamar.net - Japan on Monday offered a grant for enlargement of a girls school in Al-Wazia district, the governorate of Taiz in Yemen.
A press release almotamar.net received Monday a copy of it mentioned that the grant would be used to build services facilities inside Al-Zahraa School for Girls and that is as part of the Japanese programme of grants offered for projects of human security aimed at supporting private small projects that meet human needs in the developing countries, such as education, primary health care and water supplied in the countryside.
The press release made it clear that project will be carried out in coordination with another project in Taiz called BRIDGE where the Japanese International Agency for Cooperation is working there since 2005. The agency had built six schools during the years 2006-2007.
It is to be mentioned that in the fiscal year April 2007-March 2008 the Japanese government funded 11 private projects in Yemen so far with a cost amounting to $854.201 thousand as part of the previous programme of Japanese grants.
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.