President opens documents, tourism exhibitions in Hodeidah

HODEIDAH, May 22 (Saba)- President Ali Abdullah Saleh opened here on Monday the 6th exhibition for documents, organized by the national center for documents in cooperation with province of Hodeidah.

President Saleh was briefed on the contents of the exhibition which included documents on history of long national struggle to realize freedom, independence and unity.

The exhibition includes old pictures which highlights ancient and modern achievements in the province since revolution and unity.

Meanwhile, president Saleh opened a tourist exhibition, organized by the Ministry of Tourism and the General Authority for Tourism Development in the province.

President Saleh recalled Yemen’s keenness to have Arab and foreign investmentsin tourism industry.

He pointed out to the historical and ancient landmarks in the country which attract many tourists. He added that tourism represent key elements for supporting economy of the nation.