President Saleh heads meeting for Taiz local council

Taiz, Sep 15 (Saba)- President Ali Abdullah Saleh held here on Thursday a meeting with the officials of the local council and executive office in Taiz province. He discussed with the officials the reports over projects implemented by the executive offices in the province .

President Saleh said that the underway projects in Taiz province in fields of water, sanitation and education cost YR 92 billion, asking the concerned bodies to follow up implementation process.

He pointed out to the role of the local authority law in improving development process in the country gave the local councils further power. He saidthat local councils should play active role in taking such decisions. He gave his directives to finalize implementation works of roads projectsin the province. The president also opened and laid down the cornerstones for some developmental and services projects in the province at a total cost YR 5.5 billion.